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Creative Arts in Counseling (Paperback) (Samuel T. Gladding)

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This resource for students and clinicians provides advice, examples, and 126 exercises for using creative arts in all types of therapy with all types of clients. Individual chapters are devoted to visual arts, writing, drama, play, humor, music, movement, and dance. This fifth edition contains new material on animal-assisted therapy, gardening, and nature and wilderness experiences. Each chapter gives background on the art form, then reviews evidence supporting the use of the art form in counseling and provides specific applications to use with specific populations of clients. The book contains reflection questions throughout, plus practical exercises and ideas for sessions. The final chapter offers a summary of the 126 exercises found in the book. B&w illustrations are included. Annotation ©2016 Ringgold, Inc., Portland, OR (
Number of Pages: 354.0
Genre: Education
Sub-Genre: Counseling / General
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Amer Counseling Assn
Author: Samuel T. Gladding
Language: English
Street Date: February 28, 2016
TCIN: 51197418
UPC: 9781556203657
Item Number (DPCI): 248-17-6675

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