Alyse Ruriani is an artist, designer, and mental health advocate.
In May 2017, she received her BFA in Graphic Design with a minor in Culture & Politics and a concentration in Book Arts from the Maryland Institute College of Art (MICA) in Baltimore, MD.
Currently, Alyse is a graduate student in Art Therapy & Counseling at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago. She is a member of the American Association of Suicidology (AAS) and is part of the AAS student committee. Some of Alyse's clinical interests include suicidality, mood disorders, eating disorders, and Dialectical Behavior Therapy.
Alyse combines her passion for art, design, and mental health through her work as an artist, designer, advocate, person in recovery, and future clinician. She will continue to explore these intersections in current and future work.