Play Therapy Products

  • Handbook of Medical Play Therapy and Child Life

    Interventions in Clinical and Medical Settings

    Edited by Lawrence C. Rubin

    The Handbook of Medical Play Therapy and Child Life brings together the voices and clinical experiences of dedicated clinical practitioners in the fields of play therapy and child life. This volume offers fresh insights and up-to-date research in the use of play with children, adolescents, and…

    Paperback – 2017-12-15 
    Routledge

  • Puppet Play Therapy

    A Practical Guidebook

    Edited by Athena A. Drewes, Charles E. Schaefer

    Puppet Play Therapy is a comprehensive guidebook that describes the basic skills, techniques, and applications for selecting and working with puppets in specific types of settings and populations. Written by preeminent voices in the field, chapters offer invaluable guidance on selecting, using, and…

    Paperback – 2017-11-13 
    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 – 2017-09-04
    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

  • The Routledge International Handbook of Early Childhood Play

    Edited by Tina Bruce, Pentti Hakkarainen, Milda Bredikyte

    Historical changes in play are taking place in childhood all over the world, with the digitalisation of children’s lives. Researchers are worried about the disappearance of advanced forms of play and the prioritization of time spent with loving adults, supporting play with babies and toddlers. At…

    Hardback – 2017-06-07
    Routledge
    Routledge International Handbooks of Education

  • Creative Play with Children at Risk

    2nd Edition

    By Sue Jennings

    This second edition is fully updated with the latest good practice in play. Based on an understanding of 'Neuro-Dramatic-Play', the book shows that play is an essential part of children's healthy development and many children 'at risk' are those who are unable to play. It includes work with…

    Paperback – 2017-06-02
    Routledge

  • Creative Storytelling with Children at Risk

    2nd Edition

    By Sue Jennings

    This second edition is fully updated and addresses ways in which we can apply stories and storytelling with children who are troubled. Stories can empower children to take action and ask for help, including help with changes and life-plans.  Stories provide a secure structure with endings and…

    Paperback – 2017-06-02
    Routledge

  • Play-Based Interventions for Children and Adolescents with Autism Spectrum Disorders

    Edited by Loretta Gallo-Lopez, Lawrence C. Rubin

    Play-Based Interventions for Children and Adolescents with Autism Spectrum Disorders explores the most recognized, researched, and practical methods for using play therapy with the increasing number of children diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASDs), and shows clincians how to integrate…

    Paperback – 2017-05-24
    Routledge

  • Touch in Child Counseling and Play Therapy

    An Ethical and Clinical Guide

    Edited by Janet A. Courtney, Robert D. Nolan

    Touch in Child Counseling and Play Therapy explores the professional and legal boundaries around physical contact in therapy and offers best-practice guidelines from a variety of perspectives. Chapters address issues around appropriate and sensitive therapist-initiated touch, therapeutic approaches…

    Paperback – 2017-02-27
    Routledge

  • Philosophical Perspectives on Play

    Edited by Malcolm MacLean, Wendy Russell, Emily Ryall

    Philosophical Perspectives on Play builds on the disciplinary and paradigmatic bridges constructed between the study of philosophy and play in The Philosophy of Play (Routledge, 2013) to develop a richer understanding of the concept and nature of play and its relation to human life and value. Made…

    Paperback – 2017-02-27
    Routledge

  • The Routledge International Handbook of Sandplay Therapy

    Edited by Barbara A. Turner

    The Routledge International Handbook of Sandplay Therapy provides a comprehensive overview of this therapeutic method, developed to provide a means of helping clients of all ages with mental suffering. The contributors, from a range of therapeutic and cultural backgrounds, demonstrate core theory…

    Hardback – 2017-01-16
    Routledge
    Routledge International Handbooks

  • Stories from Child & Adolescent Psychotherapy

    A Curious Space

    By Henry Kronengold

    In Stories from Child & Adolescent Psychotherapy author Henry Kronengold explores the unpredictable world of child and adolescent psychotherapy through a series of engaging and innovative clinical vignettes. The ups, downs, and dilemmas of therapeutic work are considered in each realistic…

    Paperback – 2016-10-07
    Routledge

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