Counselling, Psychology & Psychiatry / Art & Music Therapy

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Early Childhood Music Therapy and Autism Spectrum Disorders

Developing Potential in Young Children and their Families

Jessica Kingsley Publishers

This edited book brings together renowned experts in music therapy and related fields to present current research, practical strategies, and policies useful for everyone interested in music as a tool to aid children on the autism spectrum. Case scenarios, examples and tip sheets further support the application of the knowledge-based content.

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Trauma Healing at the Clay Field

A Sensorimotor Art Therapy Approach

Jessica Kingsley Publishers

'Work at the Clay Field' is an art therapy discipline that uses sensorimotor methods that are highly effective for trauma healing in adults and children. This book is a comprehensive training manual for art therapists and mental health professionals covering all aspects of the approach including setting, theory, practice and case studies.

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Reflections of Body Image in Art Therapy

Exploring Self through Metaphor and Multi-Media

Jessica Kingsley Publishers

The art-based activities in this book use a range of media to engage with common body image concerns and encourage self acceptance. It will be valuable to professionals working with girls and women struggling with eating disorders. All the exercises, and their benefits, are fully explained with illustrative case studies and sample artworks.

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Art Therapy in Asia

To the Bone or Wrapped in Silk

Jessica Kingsley Publishers

This edited book documents how the field of art therapy is taking shape as both a profession and a discipline across Asia. It explores how art therapists in the East are assimilating Western models and adapting them to create unique and inspirational new approaches that both East and West can learn from.

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Art Therapy and Postmodernism

Creative Healing Through a Prism

Jessica Kingsley Publishers

This book brings together the work of international art therapists with diverse experiences and perspectives. They share, however, a common postmodern belief that art is a unique way of expressing the human condition and that art therapy should not be a diagnostic tool but a collaborative healing process between the therapist and the client.

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Music Therapy in Schools

Working with Children of All Ages in Mainstream and Special Education

Jessica Kingsley Publishers

The majority of music therapy work with children takes place in schools. This book documents the wealth and diversity of work that music therapists are doing in educational settings. It shows how, in recent years, music therapy has changed and grown as a profession, and it provides an insight into the trends that are emerging in this area.

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