Play Therapy : The Art of the Relationship Hardback
Play Therapy: The Art of the Relationship is the newest incarnation of Garry Landreth's comprehensive text on creating therapeutic relationships with children through play.
It details the Child-Centered Play Therapy model, which stresses the importance of understanding the child's world and perspective.
This approach facilitates the play therapy process while allowing therapist and client to fully connect.
Professors who have taught a course based on the previous edition will be pleased to find the core message intact, but updated with a significant body of recent research.
Expanded to cover additional topics of interest, the new edition includes:a full chapter on current research in play therapynew sections on supervising play therapists, legal and ethical issues and multicultural concerns30 new photographs that show the author demonstrating techniques in-sessionpractical tips for working with parentsinstructions on play room set-up and materialsonline instructor resources. The Third Edition will feel both familiar and fresh to educators and trainers who have relied on Landreth's text for years.
The guidelines, transcripts, and case examples offered help therapists govern sensitive issues at every stage of the therapeutic process, from the first meeting to the end of the relationship.
- Format: Hardback
- Pages: 442 pages, 2 Tables, black and white; 22 Illustrations, black and white
- Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
- Publication Date: 24/01/2012
- Category: Creative therapy (eg art, music, drama)
- ISBN: 9780415886819