Play Therapy

2nd Edition

A Non-Directive Approach for Children and Adolescents

Authors:

  • 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

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