Melissa Raman Molitor, ATR-BC, LCPC is an artist, educator, and art therapist living and working in the Chicago-Evanston area. She is an Adjunct
Associate Professor in the graduate art therapy department of the School of the Art Institute of Chicago, and serves as a consultant for school-based social-emotional arts programming and grassroots community arts initiatives.
Melissa’s professional and creative work centers on the arts as a way to increase voice and visibility for marginalized groups, and to foster connections between people and communities. She employs social art practice to promote social-emotional development, sociocultural awareness, and collective social action.