Play Therapy

2nd Edition

A Non-Directive Approach for Children and Adolescents

Authors:

  • Kate Wilson
  • Virginia Ryan
    • Print ISBN 9780702027710

    Key Features

    • Principles and background to the development of non-directive play therapy as a therapeutic method
    • An updated theoretical framework for this approach, including symbolic play and its role in therapy
    • Essential assessment, planning and practice issues and skills
    • Working with children and their families systematically
    • Play therapy in statutory settings
    • Presenting therapeutic material in court proceedings

    Table of Contents

    Child Therapy and Non-directive Play Therapy. Symbolic Play: Its Role in Mental Development and Play Therapy. The Process of Play Therapy. Assessment and Planning for Play Therapy. Emotional/Social Development and Play Therapy . Practice Skills and Issues. Working with Children in Statutory Settings . References

    Details

    No. of pages:
    300
    Language:
    English
    Copyright:
    © 2006
    Published:
    Imprint:
    Bailièrre Tindall
    Print ISBN:
    9780702027710