Creative Interventions with Traumatized Children
Cathy A. Malchiodi
Guilford Press, Jan 8, 2008 - Psychology - 332 pages
Rich with case material and artwork samples, this volume demonstrates a range of creative approaches for facilitating children's emotional reparation and recovery from trauma. Contributors include experienced practitioners of play, art, music, movement and drama therapies, bibliotherapy, and integrative therapies, who describe step-by-step strategies for working with individual children, families, and groups. The case-based format makes the book especially practical and user-friendly. Specific types of stressful experiences addressed include parental loss, child abuse, accidents, family violence, bullying, and mass trauma. Broader approaches to promoting resilience and preventing posttraumatic problems in children at risk are also presented.
The premise that most children intuitively use art and play to act out what they are reliving and what they may find unspeakable is at the heart of this book. The contributing authors in this volume, each of whom uses action-oriented, ...
Being able to communicate what has happened through pictures, play, and other media allows for emotions, events, ... particularly when their therapists recognize and utilize the power of art, play, stories, music, and movement to ...
Grieving in the Public Eye: 81 Art Therapy with Children Who Lost Parents in the World Trade Center Attacks Laura V. Loumeau-May Chapter 6. Medical Art and Play Therapy 112 Chapter 7. Creative Approaches to Minimize the Traumatic 132 ...
A Group Art and Play Therapy Program 247 for Children from Violent Homes Cathy A. Malchiodi Chapter 13. Interventions for Parents of Traumatized Children 264 William Steele and Cathy A. Malchiodi PART IV.
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