Betts, D. J. (2020). Advances in Creative Forces® clinical research and applications of the creative arts therapies for treating PTSD and TBI in military-connected populations. National Endowment for the Arts. https://www.creativeforcesnrc.arts.gov/
Vaudreuil, R., Langston, D. G., Magee, W. L., Betts, D. J., Kass, S., & Levy, C. (2020). Implementing music therapy through telehealth: Considerations for military populations. Disability and Rehabilitation: Assistive Technology. doi: 10.1080/17483107.2020.1775312
Betts, D. J., & Deaver, S. P. (2019). Art therapy research: A practical guide. New York, NY: Routledge.
Yoon, J. Y., Betts, D. J., & Holttum, S. (2019). The Bird’s Nest Drawing and accompanying stories in the assessment of attachment security. International Journal of Art Therapy: Inscape. https://www.tandfonline.com/doi/abs/10.1080/17454832.2019.1697306?journalCode=rart20
Betts, D. J. (2019, October 2). Unifying and promoting the arts for health and wellbeing [Blog post]. Retrieved from https://www.culturehealthandwellbeing.org.uk/news/international/unifying-and-promoting-arts-health-and-wellbeing-donna-betts
Betts, D. J. (2018). Activating expression, connection, and transformation to enhance meaning and renew existence [Editorial]. Art Therapy, Journal of the American Art Therapy Association, 35(3), 114-116. DOI: 10.1080/07421656.2018.1532690
Betts, D. J., Potash, J. S., Luke, J. J. & Kelso, M. (2015). An art therapy study of visitor reactions to the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum. Museum Management and Curatorship, 30(1), 21-43.
Betts, D. J., & Groth-Marnat, G. (2014). The intersection of art therapy and psychological assessment: Unified approaches to the use of drawings and artistic processes. In L. Handler & A. Thomas (Eds.), Figure drawings in assessment and psychotherapy: Research and application (pp. 268-285). New York, NY: Routledge.
Betts, D. J., Harmer, R. & Schmulevich, G. (2014). The contributions of art therapy in treatment, assessment, and research with people who have autism spectrum disorders. In V. Hu (Ed.), Frontiers in autism research: New horizons for diagnosis and treatment (pp. 627-654). Hackensack, NJ: World Scientific.
Feldman, M. B., Betts, D. J. & Blausey, D. (2014). A process and outcome evaluation of an art therapy program for people living with HIV. Art Therapy: Journal of the American Art Therapy Association, 31(3), 102-109, DOI: 10.1080/07421656.2014.935593
Sheingold, B., Betts, D. J., Chapa, D., & Lang, C. (2014). Abstract: Art therapy approaches to enhance social capital research in new nursing practice student cohorts. Royal College of Nursing Research Conference, Glasgow, Scotland, April 2014.
Betts, D. J. (2013). A review of the principles for culturally appropriate art therapy assessment tools. Art Therapy: Journal of the American Art Therapy Association, 30(3), 98-106, DOI: 10.1080/07421656.2013.819280
Betts, D. J. (2013). Art therapy assessment and evaluation. In R. Flaum Cruz & B. Feder (Eds.), Feders’ the art and science of evaluation in the arts therapies: How do you know what’s working? (2nd ed., pp. 266-306). Springfield, IL: Charles C Thomas.
Betts, D. J. (2013). Art therapy assessments with diverse populations. In P. Howie, S. Prasad & J. Kristel (Eds.), Using art therapy with diverse populations: Crossing cultures and abilities (pp. 41-55). London, UK: Jessica Kingsley.
Betts, D. J. (2012). Positive art therapy assessment: Looking towards positive psychology for new directions in the art therapy evaluation process. In A. Gilroy, R. Tipple & C. Brown (Eds.), Assessment in art therapy (pp. 203-218). New York, NY: Routledge.
Betts, D. J. (2011). Review of the book Levick Emotional and Cognitive Art Therapy Assessment: A Normative study, by M. F. Levick. Art Therapy: Journal of the American Art Therapy Association, 28(3), 147-148.
Martin, N., & Betts, D. J. (2011). Art therapy approaches to treating autism. In K. Siri & T. Lyons (Eds.), Cutting edge therapies for autism, 2011-2012 (pp. 56-60). New York, NY: Skyhorse Publishing, Inc.
Kim, S., Betts, D. J., Kim, H. & Kang, H. (2009). Statistical models to estimate level of psychological disorder based on a computer rating system: An application to dementia using structured mandala drawings. The Arts in Psychotherapy: An International Journal, 36(4), 214-221.
Betts, D. J. (2009). The Face Stimulus Assessment (FSA) (Introduction). In E. G. Horovitz & S. L. Eksten (Eds.). The art therapists’ primer: A clinical guide to writing assessments, diagnosis, and treatment. Springfield, IL: Charles C Thomas.
Betts, D. J. (2008). Art therapy approaches to working with people who have eating disorders. In S. Brooke (Ed.), The creative therapies and eating disorders (pp. 12-27). Springfield, IL: Charles C Thomas.
Betts, D. J. (2007). Review of the book Pictured Feelings Instrument: A nonverbal vocabulary of feelings. The Arts in Psychotherapy: An International Journal, 34, 179-183.
Betts, D. J. (2006). Art therapy assessments and rating instruments: Do they measure up? The Arts in Psychotherapy: An International Journal, 33(5), 371-472.
Betts, D. J. (2005). A systematic analysis of art therapy assessment and rating instrument literature. Doctoral dissertation, Florida State University, Tallahassee.
Betts, D. J. (2005). The art of art therapy: Drawing individuals out in creative ways.The Advocate: Magazine of the Autism Society of America, 26-27.
Betts, D. J. (Ed.) (2003). Creative arts therapies approaches in adoption and foster care: Contemporary strategies for working with individuals and families. Springfield, IL: Charles C Thomas.
Betts, D. J. (2003). Developing a projective drawing test: Experiences with the Face Stimulus Assessment (FSA). Art Therapy: Journal of the American Art Therapy Association, 20(2), 77-82.
Betts, D. J. (2001). Cover story: Weekend outings provide creative outlet: Individual expresses himself through art therapy. The Advocate: Magazine of the Autism Society of America, 34(3), 20-21.
Betts, D. J. (2001). Special report: The art of art therapy: Drawing individuals out in creative ways. The Advocate: Magazine of the Autism Society of America, 34(3), 22-23(29).
Betts, D. J., & Laloge, L. (2000). Art therapists and research: A survey conducted by the Potomac Art Therapy Association. Art Therapy: Journal of the American Art Therapy Association, 17(4), 291-295.