GENDER ISSUES IN ART THERAPY / Edition 1

GENDER ISSUES IN ART THERAPY / Edition 1

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by Susab Hogan, Susan Hogan
     
 

In this resource for practitioners and students, 11 contributions from Hogan (U. of Derby) and other British therapists discuss gender issues in art therapy. Some of the topics addressed include therapist and client homophobia, working with men, and feminist theory's contributions to art therapy. The volume is illustrated with examples of clients' artwork. Distributed… See more details below

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In this resource for practitioners and students, 11 contributions from Hogan (U. of Derby) and other British therapists discuss gender issues in art therapy. Some of the topics addressed include therapist and client homophobia, working with men, and feminist theory's contributions to art therapy. The volume is illustrated with examples of clients' artwork. Distributed in the U.S. by Taylor & Francis. Annotation (c)2003 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781853027987
Publisher:
Kingsley, Jessica Publishers
Publication date:
12/28/2002
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
240
Product dimensions:
6.14(w) x 9.21(h) x 0.51(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

Table of Contents

Foreword9
Introduction: Contesting Identities11
Ch. 1Feminist Art Therapy: Contributions from Feminist Theory and Contemporary Art Practice31
Ch. 2Just a Stage I'm Going Through: Reflections on a Placement in an Adolescent Psychiatric Unit46
Ch. 3Art Therapy with Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual and Transgendered Clients53
Ch. 4Singing with Pleasure and Shouting with Anger: Working With Gay and Lesbian Clients in Art Therapy69
Ch. 5From the Peninsula: The Geography of Gender Issues in Art Therapy92
Ch. 6Working with Men108
Ch. 7A Mediterranean Perspective on the Art Therapist's Sexual Orientation126
Ch. 8A Discussion of the Use of Art Therapy with Women who are Pregnant or who have Recently Given Birth148
Ch. 9Re-Visions on Group Art Therapy with Women who have Experienced Domestic and Sexual Violence173
Ch. 10Decolonisation: Third World Women and Conflicts in Feminist Perspectives and Art Therapy185
Ch. 11Challenging Invisibility - Outrageous Agers194
The Contributors228
Subject Index232
Author Index237

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