Meirav Cafri is an art therapist who is passionate about utilizing creativity to help people in need of support and healing. Meirav grew up in Los Angeles, California and is a triplet with an older brother. Throughout her life, she has utilized the arts for self-expression, overcoming challenges, and meeting life goals. She loves all forms of the arts but her main joy is the visual arts. When she learned about art therapy in high school, she knew instantly that it was the career for her. She attained a Bachelor of Arts in Art and Design from the University of Michigan and a Master of Science in Creative Arts Therapy from Nazareth College.
Meirav is passionate about using the arts to develop positive and successful outcomes for people with a range of mental and physical abilities. She has experience providing services to children and adults with developmental disabilities, trauma, illness, depression, anxiety, Alzheimer’s disease, and behavioral issues. Meirav is excited to work at Spectrum as an art therapist because she gets to give back to the community by helping people overcome their challenges through the arts. In addition to art therapy, Meirav hopes to incorporate play therapy and wilderness therapy within her practice. She is extremely passionate about the outdoors and you can find her riding her bike no matter the weather conditions.