Newsletter Submission Guidelines
The Newsletter is a forum for IEATA® professional, student, and supporting members to connect, exchange ideas, network, and stay current on the latest developments in the field of expressive arts. It is published quarterly by the IEATA® PR & Publications Committee.
Submissions are welcome from any current IEATA® member and from those in the larger expressive arts community upon Committee approval.
Fall edition: October 15th (published Nov. 1)
Winter edition: January 15th (published Feb. 1)
Spring edition: April 15th (published May 1)
Summer edition: July 15th (published Aug. 1)
We Accept Submissions for:
Notes from the Field - reflections or commentaries concerning the process of engaging in the expressive arts from the viewpoint of artist, student, intern, consultant, educator, therapist, client, activist, and more.
Student News, Views & More - reflections or commentaries concerning issues, views, and the perspectives of those currently enrolled as students in expressive arts programs.
Professional Exchange - professional reflections or commentaries concerning new approaches, certification, trends, historical reflections, ethics, and other developing issues from practitioners, educators, consultants.
Book Reviews - short reviews of new books in the field of expressive/creative arts and related topics that provide both descriptive and critical commentary concerning the books' relevance to expressive arts practice.
We welcome artistic contributions in single or multiple modalities that inform or depict expressive arts work. Contributions may include:
How to Send us your Work:
All submissions must be electronic/digital. We do not accept hard copy submissions
All submissions must have "IEATA Newsletter" as the subject line
Written documents should be sent as a .doc or .pdf attachments
Images should be sent as .JPG or .PNG files, minimum 1280 pixels, maximum weight 4mb
Video should be sent as .MOV or .MP4 files, maximum frames 30fps
Audio should be sent as .MP3 or WAV files
Send all submissions to:
Article Submission Specifics:
Title all submissions: Full Name-Title of Work-IEATA NEWS
Length - maximum 1800 words
Language – we are working on creating multilingual platforms, for now written submissions must be in English
All submissions are subject to editing for length and content at the editors' discretion. However, if a submission requires a more extensive edit, contributors shall be notified by the editors prior to finalization.
Contributors must notify the editors if a submission to the IEATA® Newsletter has simultaneously been submitted to another publication or if a submission to the IEATA® Newsletter has been previously printed in another publication.
$50.00 - 1/4 page
$100.00 - 1/2 page
$200.00 - full page
$95.00 - 1/4 page
$150.00 - 1/2 page
$250.00 - full page
Advertisement submissions must be PDF, JPG, or PNG file formats and should be emailed to
Payment is due at the time of submission. Remit to: International Expressive Arts Therapy Association (IEATA), P.O. Box 40707, San Francisco, CA 94110-9991 USA