Deborah Nathan LMHC, ATR

Adjunct Faculty at Lesley University
Founder and Director Artsbridge, Inc.

204 Lafayette Street
Salem, MA 01907

Phone: 781-726-0004 (mobile), 978-744-0710 (office)
Email: debnathan@mac.com
Web: www.artsbridgeinstitute.org

Deb Nathan is a licensed art therapist and psychotherapist. She has many years of experience as an educator, artist, therapist and supervisor. In 2008, Deb founded Artsbridge, Inc. – an organization that utilizes the arts and reflecting dialogue to bring together teens from communities in conflict. From its inception, Artsbridge has had a focus on students from Israel and Palestine, and has, lately, expanded its work to the United States and Sri Lanka.

Currently, Deb has a private practice in Salem, MA, continues to direct Artsbridge, as well as
being adjunct faculty in the Counseling and Expressive Therapies Graduate Program at Lesley University. She also conducts training seminars and workshops in dialogue facilitation and the arts. Deb holds a Master’s Degree in Expressive Therapies from Lesley University and is currently a doctoral candidate at the University of Twente and Taos Institute. Her focus is on the utilization of the arts and reflecting dialogue through the lens of social construction to develop relational resilience in youth living in the midst of conflict.