Susan Mericle ATRBC has been a practicing art therapist for more than thirty-five years. She received her Bachelor of Arts in Sculpture and Psychology from the University of Central Florida in 1982 and her Master of Arts in Art Therapy from Goucher College in Baltimore, Maryland in 1985. She has worked the past fifteen years at Texas Health Dallas Presbyterian Hospital. Currently, Susan is part of a new initiative, The Arts in Healthcare at Texas Health Presbyterian Dallas. She is co-author of "Setting the Table for Success: Using the Magic of Art and Stories in Therapy" to be published later this year.