Ask Our Alumni: TJ Walsh
Year: BFA ’07 (Graphic Design)
Hometown: Havertown, PA
Bio: TJ Walsh is a: Painter, Curator, Creative Strategist & Catalyst. He is beginning his MA in Counseling Psychology at Eastern University.
TJ takes a psychodynamic approach in therapy settings.
Psychodynamic therapy, also known as insight-oriented therapy, focuses on unconscious processes as they are manifested in a person's present behavior. The goals of psychodynamic therapy are a client's self-awareness and understanding of the influence of the past on present behavior.
TJ is the President of the board at SUDA (Stand up. Demand action.) SUDA is a grassroots advocacy organization that fights to protect quality public education through the political budgetary process and by enabling communities to stay involved in their local school districts.
He is also a member of the Alumni Council at The University of the Arts; with a focus on mentoring current students and to engage the school's alumni to maintain a connection to the university community.
TJ's work as a painter has garnered acclaim at home in the Philadelphia region as well as across the country and overseas. He has a very active painting studio in Media-Aston, PA.
Walsh has written on the topics of art, culture, faith & the intersection of all three. His work has been exhibited and published internationally.