1st Edition

Art Therapy in Palliative Care
The Creative Response




ISBN 9780415161572
Published September 21, 1998 by Routledge
224 Pages

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Book Description

This book provides a comprehensive and accessible introduction to the practice and results of art therapy in palliative care. It includes first-hand accounts from both therapists and clients in a variety of palliative care settings including:-
* hospices and hospitals
* patients own homes
* prisons (AIDS patients)
* adolescent griefwork groups
These case studies include examples of client art work and illustrate clearly how art therapy can allow patients to regain feelings of control over their lives.