Linking Parents To Play Therapy

📒Linking Parents To Play Therapy ✍ Deborah Killough-McGuire

✏Book Title : Linking Parents to Play Therapy
✏Author : Deborah Killough-McGuire
✏Publisher : Routledge
✏Release Date : 2013-06-17
✏Pages : 256
✏ISBN : 9781135058210
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Linking Parents to Play Therapy Book Summary : Linking Parents to Play Therapy is a practical guide containing essential information for play therapists. It includes coverage of legal and medical issues, pragmatic assignments for parents, guidelines for working with angry and resistant parents, a listing of state protective and advocacy agencies, and tips for working with managed care. Combining theoretical understanding with a variety of techniques, this book makes working with parents possible, practical, and productive.

📒Directive Play Therapy ✍ Elsa Soto Leggett, PhD, LPC-S, RPT-S

✏Book Title : Directive Play Therapy
✏Author : Elsa Soto Leggett, PhD, LPC-S, RPT-S
✏Publisher : Springer Publishing Company
✏Release Date : 2016-10-26
✏Pages : 308
✏ISBN : 9780826130662
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Directive Play Therapy Book Summary : Structured, therapist-led approaches to play therapy are becoming increasingly popular due to their time-limited nature and efficacy for such specific disorders as trauma and attachment issues. This is the first book to provide comprehensive coverage of numerous directive play therapy techniques and interventions that are empirically validated and can be adapted for use in clinical, school, group, and family settings. Designed for both students and practitioners, the text addresses the theoretical bases for these approaches and provides in-depth, practical guidance for their use. The book describes how directive play therapies differ from nondirective therapies and illustrates best practices in using directive techniques. It examines such diverse approaches as cognitive behavioral, solution focused, sensorimotor, and the use of creative arts in play therapy. Each approach is covered in terms of its theoretical foundation, research basis, specific techniques for practice, and a case example. The text describes how to adapt directive play therapy techniques for use in various contexts, such as with families, in groups, and in schools. Helpful templates for treatment planning and case documentation are also included, making the book a valuable resource for both training courses and practicing professionals in play therapy, clinical mental health counseling, child counseling, school counseling, child and family social work, marriage and family therapy, and clinical child psychology. Key Features: Delivers step-by-step guidance for using directive play therapy techniques--the first book to do so Addresses theoretical basis, research support, and practical techniques for a diverse range of therapies Covers varied settings and contexts including school, clinical, group, and family settings Includes case studies Provides templates for treatment planning and case documentation

✏Book Title : Play Therapy for Very Young Children
✏Author : Charles E. Schaefer
✏Publisher : Jason Aronson
✏Release Date : 2008-08-15
✏Pages : 434
✏ISBN : 9780765706119
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Play Therapy for Very Young Children Book Summary : Research has shown that a child's social and academic success can be greatly influenced by experiences from infancy and toddlerhood. Despite this knowledge, the importance of infant mental health has only recently been recognized. This book is one of the first to present the major models of play interventions with very young children and their families. In this collection of essays by child development experts, the editors provide a comprehensive guide of the most beneficial effects of play therapy and play for the very young. Regardless of the theoretical orientation of the play therapist, this book will help the clinician to conceptualize the worlds of infants and toddlers, and explain the specific play therapy interventions that can be effectively utilized. Contributors address specific therapies from cultures around the world, including caregiver-toddler play therapy, filial play therapy, mother-infant play, and play based interventions with young children with disabilities and autism. This book is essential for students and professionals who work with very young children.

✏Book Title : Play Therapy Dimensions Model
✏Author : Ken Gardner
✏Publisher : Jessica Kingsley Publishers
✏Release Date : 2012-03-15
✏Pages : 256
✏ISBN : 9781784505790
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Play Therapy Dimensions Model Book Summary : With a wealth of practical and effective tools, this book provides a unique model that is fully illustrated by instructional online downloadable content. The model allows therapists to tailor their approach to the specific needs of the child. Practitioners are encouraged to be engaged and flexible during sessions, adapting their levels of directiveness and consciousness according to the child's responses. Through detailed written and visual case studies, the authors clearly explain the model, how to use it and the positive therapeutic effects it can have on the child. The book also provides additional support to play therapy practitioners and play therapy supervisors with the inclusion of useful forms that aid therapy planning, conceptualization and evaluation. This extensive and accessible handbook is an incomparable resource for beginning and seasoned play therapists, play therapy supervisors and instructors. It will also be of interest to child and educational psychologists and health professionals.

✏Book Title : A Handbook of Play Therapy with Aggressive Children
✏Author : David A. Crenshaw
✏Publisher : Jason Aronson
✏Release Date : 2007-09-01
✏Pages : 337
✏ISBN : 0765705796
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏A Handbook of Play Therapy with Aggressive Children Book Summary : This book is the most comprehensive and detailed compilation of specific and practical techniques available for child and play therapists to draw on in the treatment of aggressive children. Written by two authors with a combined experience of over 50 years in the residential treatment of severely aggressive and often traumatized children, the book will be invaluable to new as well as seasoned child practitioners because of the broad range of the interventions and the clear rationale that guides their use.

✏Book Title : Child Parent Relationship Therapy CPRT
✏Author : Garry L. Landreth
✏Publisher : Taylor & Francis
✏Release Date : 2005-11-18
✏Pages : 512
✏ISBN : 9781136895555
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Child Parent Relationship Therapy CPRT Book Summary : This book offers a survey of the historical and theoretical development of the filial therapy approach and presents an overview of filial therapy training and then filial therapy processes. The book also includes a transcript of an actual session, answers to common questions raised by parents, children, and therapists, as well as additional resources and research summaries. Additional chapters address filial therapy with special populations, filial therapy in special settings, and perhaps the most useful resource for busy therapists and parents, a chapter covers variations of the 10 session model, to allow for work with individual parents, training via telephone, and time-intensive or time-extended schedules.

📒Foundations Of Play Therapy ✍ Charles E. Schaefer

✏Book Title : Foundations of Play Therapy
✏Author : Charles E. Schaefer
✏Publisher : Wiley
✏Release Date : 2003-07-24
✏Pages : 352
✏ISBN : 0471264725
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Foundations of Play Therapy Book Summary : Comprehensive coverage of the major theoretical models of play therapy Foundations of Play Therapy is a complete guide to the many diverse approaches to play therapy methods used in clinical practice with children, adolescents, and adults. Edited by Charles Schaefer, a leader in the field, and featuring an expert panel of contributors, this comprehensive reference provides detailed descriptions of all of the major theoretical models of play therapy and offers the reader practical examples of how to apply each model in practice. Top experts in the field present up-to-date and insightful coverage of the fourteen major theories of play therapy: Psychoanalytic Cognitive Behavioral Jungian Family Adlerian Group Child-centered Ecosystemic Filial Phenomenological Gestalt Object Relations Attachment-oriented Prescriptive Foundations of Play Therapy is a valuable resource for psychologists, counselors, social workers, school counselors, and an essential text for training students and professionals interested in the field of play therapy.

📒Bibliographic Guide To Womens Studies 1998 ✍ New York Public Library Staff

✏Book Title : Bibliographic Guide to Womens Studies 1998
✏Author : New York Public Library Staff
✏Publisher : Macmillan Reference USA
✏Release Date : 1999-08
✏Pages :
✏ISBN : 0783804075
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Bibliographic Guide to Womens Studies 1998 Book Summary :

✏Book Title : Facilitating Young People s Development
✏Author : Michael Behr
✏Publisher : Pccs Books
✏Release Date : 2008
✏Pages : 240
✏ISBN : STANFORD:36105131801495
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Facilitating Young People s Development Book Summary : Facilitating children's and adolescents' growth has been a challenge and major concern for person-centred work since the beginning of the approach in the 1940's. During the past decade, a shift in this domain has generated numerous new concepts, research and practice, making a considerable impact on both the professional tasks and training of educators, counsellors, and psychotherapists. Fifteen original chapters and a foreword from Brian Thorne describe this development. The chapters began as presentations from a symposium at the Potsdam PCE 2006 World Association conference, thus reflecting international perspectives emerging around the world today. Framed by two chapters from the editors, the book provides a comprehensive overview of state-of-the-art person-centred work with children, adolescents and parents, and identifies emerging themes in the field.

✏Book Title : Art Therapy with Young Survivors of Sexual Abuse
✏Author : Jenny Murphy
✏Publisher : Routledge
✏Release Date : 2003-09-02
✏Pages : 200
✏ISBN : 9781134626618
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Art Therapy with Young Survivors of Sexual Abuse Book Summary : Dealing with the aftermath of childhood sexual abuse remains one of the major issues in child and adolescent mental health. Yet, until now, little has been written for art therapists and related professionals involved in this sensitive field. Art Therapy with Young Survivors of Sexual Abuse is a guide to practice with this group. Containing a range of illustrative case material from both individual and group therapy, the book addresses the important issues faced by professionals, including: * male therapist countertransference * the therapist's relationship with the client's family and wider networks * assessment using art therapy * the value of art therapy with groups. Art Therapy with Young Survivors of Sexual Abuse will provide not only art therapists, but other professionals working with sexually abused children and adolescents, with a stimulating discussion of the current issues in this area.