How does Art Therapy help cancer patients?

Veronique tells us about a unique project l that combines art and animals to help cancer patients.
Ian, an artist who works at the MD Anderson’s Children’s Cancer Hospital in Houston, Texas discovered one patient’s love of horses. Instead of having her just draw a horse, Ian had her draw on a horse. Ian continued this project with Aidan, a teen struggling with a rare form of brain cancer. When Aidan told Ian his favorite animal was an elephant, the hospital and the community banded together to make Aidan’s wish come true. They tracked down an elephant named Krissy, for Aidan to draw his own masterpiece on .

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