Play Therapy

Play Therapy

Basics and Beyond

eBook - 2014
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Written for use in play therapy and child counseling courses, this extraordinarily practical text provides a detailed examination of basic and advanced play therapy concepts and skills and guidance on when and how to use them. Kottman's multitheoretical approach and wealth of explicit techniques are also helpful for clinicians who want to gain greater insight into children's minds and enhance therapeutic communication through the power of play. After a discussion of the basic concepts and logistical aspects of play therapy, Kottman illustrates commonly used play therapy skills and more advanced skills. Introduced in this edition is a new chapter on working with parents and teachers to increase the effectiveness of play therapy. Practice exercises and "Questions to Ponder" throughout the text facilitate the skill-building and self-examination process..
Publisher: Alexandria : American Counseling Association, 2014
Edition: 2nd ed
Copyright Date: ©2011
ISBN: 9781119026396
9781556203053
Branch Call Number: Electronic book
Characteristics: 1 online resource (366 pages)
Additional Contributors: ProQuest (Firm)

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