Short-Term Play Therapy for Children / Edition 1

Short-Term Play Therapy for Children / Edition 1

by Heidi Gerard Kaduson
     
 

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ISBN-10: 157230720X

ISBN-13: 9781572307209

Pub. Date: 01/28/2000

Publisher: Guilford Publications, Inc.

Play therapy can be enormously beneficial to children facing a wide range of psychological problems and stressful life situations. This practical volume presents a variety of play approaches that facilitate children's healing in a shorter time frame. Equally valuable for clinicians in private practice and those working within managed care, the book describes

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Play therapy can be enormously beneficial to children facing a wide range of psychological problems and stressful life situations. This practical volume presents a variety of play approaches that facilitate children's healing in a shorter time frame. Equally valuable for clinicians in private practice and those working within managed care, the book describes effective short-term methods for treating individual children, families, and groups. Chapters feature session-by-session guidelines and lively clinical illustrations that bring diverse techniques and theoretical orientations to life.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781572307209
Publisher:
Guilford Publications, Inc.
Publication date:
01/28/2000
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
384
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x (d)

Table of Contents

Contents
I. Individual Play Therapy
1. Cognitive-Behavioral Play Therapy for Childhood Fears and Phobias, Susan M. Knell
2. Short-Term Gestalt Play Therapy for Grieving Children, Violet Oaklander
3. Child-Centered Play Therapy with Disruptive School Students, Carol Mader
4. Brief Therapy with Traumatized Children: A Developmental Perspective, Janine S. Shelby
5. Structured Short-Term Play Therapy for Children with Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder, Heidi Gerard Kaduson
6. Short-Term Solution-Oriented Play Therapy for Children of Divorced Parents, Julia A. Trebing
II. Family Play Therapy
7. Short-Term Play Therapy for Families with Chronic Illness, RiseVanFleet
8. Theraplay for Enhancing Attachment in Adopted Children, Phyllis B. Booth, and Sandra Lindaman
9. Involving and Empowering Parents in Short-Term Play Therapy for Disruptive Children, Cheryl B. McNeil, Alisa Bahl, and Amy D. Herschell
10. Family Play Therapy and Child Psychiatry in an Era of Managed Care, Thomas G. Hardaway, II
III. Group Play Therapy
11. A Creative Play Therapy Approach to the Group Treatment of Young Sexually Abused Children, Loretta Gallo-Lopez
12. Play Group Therapy for Social Skills Deficits in Children, Charles E. Schaefer, Heidi E. Jacobsen, and Marjan Ghahramanlou
13. A Play-Based Teen Parenting Program to Facilitate Parent-Child Attachment, Sue A. Ammen

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