Dr. Liat Shamri-Zeevi

Director of the Visual Art Therapy Program


Dr. Liat Shamry-Zeevi, is a senior therapist and supervisor in visual arts therapy, psychotherapist, faculty member and senior lecturer at the School of Society and the Arts of Ono Academic College. She has a private clinic where she treats children, adolescents and adults and provides art-based parental training (ABPT).  Her practice includes the use of Virtual Reality (VR) in art therapy for teens.


School of Arts, University of Haifa (2018) Doctoral dissertation: The Efficiency of Art Based Intervention in Parental Training.
Business Administration , specializing in human resource consulting and management, Academic College of Management (2006)
Certified Therapist Diploma in Arts Therapy
Beit Berl College - The College of Art (2002)
Department of Humanities, Education and Multidisciplinary Curriculum, The Hebrew University (2000)

Teaching Areas

Art therapy, Arts-based research methods, group facilitation and Art-based parental training

Research interests

Arts-based parental training, Virtual Reality (VR) combined with art therapy, The open studio and its significance for post-hospitalization teens, Parent-child relationships in art therapy