Creative Arts & Expressive Therapies Products

  • The Art Therapist’s Guide to Social Media

    Connection, Community, and Creativity

    By Gretchen M. Miller

    The Art Therapist’s Guide to Social Media offers the art therapy community a guide that addresses content related to social media use, its growing influence, and the impact social networking has on the profession and work of art therapists. This book presents a framework of relevant theories, best…

    Paperback – 2017-10-10 
    Routledge

  • Positive Art Therapy Theory and Practice

    Integrating Positive Psychology with Art Therapy

    By Gioia Chilton, Rebecca Ann Wilkinson

    Positive Art Therapy Theory and Practice outlines a clear, systematic approach for combining positive psychology with art therapy’s capacity to mobilize client strengths; induce engagement, flow and positive emotions; transform perceptions; build healing relationships and empowering narratives; and…

    Paperback – 2017-09-19 
    Routledge

  • Shame and Creativity

    From Affect towards Individuation

    By Vibeke Skov

    Shame and Creativity: From Affect towards Individuation is about shame and how we can use creative methods to transform shame into a lifelong process of self-development. Using a Jungian understanding of the personal and collective unconscious, shame is described as one of the most central affects…

    Paperback – 2017-09-12 
    Routledge

  • The Philosophy of Play as Life

    Edited by Wendy Russell, Emily Ryall, Malcolm MacLean

    It is now widely acknowledged that play is central to our lives. As a phenomenon, play poses important questions of reality, subjectivity, competition, inclusion and exclusion. This international collection is the third in a series of books (including The Philosophy of Play and Philosophical…

    Hardback – 2017-09-12 
    Routledge

  • Creative Response Activities for Children on the Spectrum

    A Therapeutic and Educational Memoir

    By David R. Henley

    Creative Response Activities for Children on the Spectrum is a clear, comprehensive and intuitive guide that offers a wide selection of hands-on interventions to be used in any therapeutic or educational setting with children who are ‘on the spectrum’. From drawing and writing poetry to skiing and…

    Paperback – 2017-09-06 
    Routledge

  • A Practical Guide to Play Therapy in the Outdoors

    Working in Nature

    By Ali Chown

    A Practical Guide to Play Therapy in the Outdoors responds to the significant and growing interest in the play therapy community of working in nature. Alison Chown provides practical ideas about why we might decide to take play therapy practice into outdoor settings and how we might do this safely…

    Paperback – 2017-08-22 
    Routledge

  • Working Across Modalities in the Arts Therapies

    Creative Collaborations

    Edited by Tasha Colbert, Cornelia Bent

    Working Across Modalities in the Arts Therapies: Creative Collaborations offers an in-depth insight into cross-modality and transdisciplinary practice in the arts therapies. Including contributions from drama, music, dance movement and art therapists, as well as professionals from related…

    Paperback – 2017-08-15 
    Routledge

  • Introduction to Art Therapy Research

    2nd Edition

    By Lynn Kapitan

    Since the initial publication of Introduction to Art Therapy Research, interest in this field has grown dramatically along with public policy demands for an up-to-date, culturally relevant evidence base on which to practice. This revised and expanded edition pays particular attention to the field’s…

    Paperback – 2017-08-09 
    Routledge

  • A Guide to Art Therapy Materials, Methods, and Applications

    A Practical Step-by-Step Approach

    By Ellen G. Horovitz

    Written by a well-respected author and practitioner in the field of art therapy, A Guide to Art Therapy Materials, Methods, and Applications is an innovative, comprehensive text that guides readers in how to use basic to advanced art materials and methods in a wide range of clinical settings.…

    Paperback – 2017-08-09 
    Routledge

  • Classic Morita Therapy

    Consciousness, Zen, Justice and Trauma

    By Peg LeVine

    Shoma (Masatake) Morita, M.D. (1874-1938) was a Japanese psychiatrist-professor who developed a unique four stage therapy process. He challenged psychoanalysts who sanctioned an unconscious or unconsciousness (collective or otherwise) that resides inside the mind. Significantly, he advanced a…

    Paperback – 2017-07-20 
    Routledge

  • A Healing Art: Regeneration Through Autobiography

    By Marilyn Chandler McEntyre

    Originally published in 1990. Many post-World War I autobiographies focus on episodes of crisis. In a century torn by global strife and breakdown of cultural institutions, autobiography provides a way of recovering from crisis and restructuring reality–a healing act that involves the writer in a "…

    Paperback – 2017-07-15 
    Routledge
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