Instrument/Department: Expressive Arts
Joined Hochstein Faculty in: 2013
Benjamin Keipper earned his Bachelor of the Arts degree at SUNY Geneseo, where he excelled in figure drawing, watercolors, and printmaking. He earned his Master of Science in Creative Arts Therapy from Nazareth College, where he traveled to Sweden to study Art Therapy techniques and graduated as a Phi Kappa Phi Honor Society inductee. Benjamin has used art Therapy with veterans, college students, and children, and he has treated schizophrenia, drug addiction, depression, and anxiety. Since starting at Hochstein, he has worked with adults and children with developmental disabilities and promotes gross and fine motor skill rehabilitation as well as social interaction and wellness.