e-Book The Therapeutic Powers of Play: 20 Core Agents of Change epub downloadAuthor: Athena A. Drewes,Charles E. Schaefer
Pages: 368 pages
Publisher: Wiley; 2 edition (September 16, 2013)
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by Athena A. Drewes,Charles E. Schaefer
He cofounded the Association for Play Therapy in 1982, which currently has over 6,000 members, and now serves as Director Emeritus for the organization.
I couldn't put this book down, it is full of inspiration, direction, and grounding. This is a stunning contribution to the field of child therapy.
All of the papers focus on different benefits of using play therapy to help children who are having trouble living their lives in some way.
Therapeutic Powers of Play 2. How Best to Use the Material in This Book 4. References 6. Part I Facilitates Communication 9.
It is full of inspiration, direction, and grounding.
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"Focusing on the specific ingredients that activate clinicalchange, this book is enhanced by current research, more amplescope, and an array of contributions in contemporary and relevanttopic areas. It is full of inspiration, direction, and grounding.This is a stunning contribution to the field of child therapy."
Eliana Gil, PhD, Gil Institute for Trauma Recoveryand Education
A practical look at how play therapy can promote mentalhealth wellness in children and adolescents
Revised and expanded, The Therapeutic Powers of Play, SecondEdition explores the powerful effects that play therapy has ondifferent areas within a child or adolescent's life: communication,emotion regulation, relationship enhancement, and personalstrengths. Editors Charles Schaefer and Athena Drewesrenownedexperts in the field of play therapydiscuss the differentinterventions and components of treatment that can move clients tochange.
Leading play therapists contributed to this volume, supplying awide repertoire of practical techniques and applications in eachchapter for use in clinical practice, including:Direct teachingIndirect teachingSelf-expressionRelationship enhancementAttachment formationCatharsisStress inoculationCreative problem solvingSelf-esteem
Filled with clinical case vignettes from various theoreticalviewpoints, the second edition is an invaluable resource for playand child therapists of all levels of experience and theoreticalorientations.