Windows To Our Children

Author: Violet Oaklander
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ISBN: 9780939266067
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Windows To Our Children

Author: Violet Oaklander
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Windows To Our Children

Author: Violet Oaklander
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ISBN: 9780911226164
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Windowframes

Author: Peter Mortola
Publisher: CRC Press
ISBN: 1317706943
File Size: 50,49 MB
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How do children emotionally heal and regain equilibrium after suffering trauma? How do adults understand and help them in a therapeutic relationship? These questions are at the heart of Violet Oaklander's approach to play therapy and her methods for training adults to work with children and adolescents. In this text, Peter Mortola uses qualitative and narrative methods of analysis to document and detail Oaklander's work in a two-week summer training attended by child therapists from around the world.

Hidden Treasure

Author: Violet Oaklander
Publisher: Karnac Books
ISBN: 9781855754904
File Size: 69,38 MB
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Hidden Treasure is a follow up to Oaklander's best selling book, Windows To Our Children. It contains material that she has developed over the last 27 years. The book provides an approach to working with children and adolescents that involves a variety of creative, projective and expressive techniques with Gestalt Therapy, theory, philosophy and practice as the underlying framework. The focus is to provide the child with a means for expressing his or her innermost feelings, to foster self-awareness and self-discovery, to enhance self-esteem, and in general, to promote emotional growth. The approach is applicable to a wide variety of ages as well as settings as individual work, family work, and group settings. This book will interest child and adolescent psychotherapists, psychologists, social workers, counselors, interns, school personnel, as well as graduate-level students. Parents of young children may also find it helpful.

Play Therapy With Adolescents

Author: Loretta Gallo-Lopez
Publisher: Jason Aronson
ISBN: 0765708027
File Size: 50,13 MB
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Adolescents are often resistant, hostile, moody, and difficult, but they can also be fascinating, creative, spontaneous, and passionate. How do mental health professionals get past the facade? Play Therapy with Adolescents is the first book to offer a complete variety of play therapy approaches specifically geared toward adolescents. The chapters, written by experts in the field, offer readers entry into the world of adolescents, showing how to make connections and alliances.

Therapeutic Engagement Of Children And Adolescents

Author: David A. Crenshaw, PhD
Publisher: Jason Aronson, Incorporated
ISBN: 146163203X
File Size: 68,35 MB
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This book addresses the challenges faced when children who refuse to talk, children who lack psychological mindedness, teens who experience a strong aversion to the influence of any adult, and children and teens who mask their woundedness by hostility or diffidence show up for therapy. This book does not push one therapeutical or theoretical approach over another but specifically describes useful tools that can be utilized within a wide range of approaches.

Gestalt Therapy

Author: Dave Mann
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1136930612
File Size: 72,66 MB
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Gestalt therapy offers a present-focused, relational approach, central to which is the fundamental belief that the client knows the best way of adjusting to their situation. By working to heighten awareness through dialogue and creative experimentation, gestalt therapists create the conditions for a client's personal journey to health. Gestalt Therapy: 100 Key Points and Techniques provides a concise guide to this flexible and far-reaching approach. Topics discussed include: the theoretical assumptions underpinning gestalt therapy gestalt assessment and process diagnosis field theory, phenomenology and dialogue ethics and values evaluation and research. As such this book will be essential reading for gestalt trainees, as well as all counsellors and psychotherapists wanting to learn more about the gestalt approach.

The Handbook Of Play Therapy

Author: Linnet McMahon
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1134929080
File Size: 17,29 MB
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Child abuse cases and problems created by breakdowns in family relationships have highlighted the need for sound techniques for communicating with children. As a result, there is renewed interest in the therapeutic use of play to help prevent or repair emotional damage in both children and their families. The Handbook of Play Therapy is a comprehensive introduction to the theory and practice of play therapy. It provides a practical guide to the basic skills necessary to begin tapping the healing potential of play and gives many examples of good practice.

Group Play Therapy

Author: Daniel S. Sweeney
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1136247203
File Size: 51,81 MB
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Group Play Therapy presents an updated look at an effective yet underutilized therapeutic intervention. More than just an approach to treating children, group play therapy is a life-span approach, undergirded by solid theory and, in this volume, taking wings through exciting techniques. Drawing on their experiences as clinicians and educators, the authors weave theory and technique together to create a valuable resource for both mental health practitioners and advanced students. Therapists and ultimately their clients will benefit from enhancing their understanding of group play therapy.