Each chapter looks at how art therapy can address a different concern or aspect of the experience, such as transitioning, bullying, and recognizing or building a support system. It includes detailed case studies and cutting-edge art therapy interventions, which help young people to express the emotions surrounding the discovery of gender identity, the transition process, and self-care.
|Publisher:||Kingsley, Jessica Publishers|
|Product dimensions:||5.43(w) x 8.43(h) x 0.71(d)|
About the Author
Shannon Scott-Miller, MA, ATR-BC has over 20 years' experience in medical art therapy, including working with gender-expansive youth. She has a transgender daughter, and is based in Ohio, USA.
Table of Contents
Chapter 1 How Art Therapy Addresses the Challenges of Transgender and Gender-Expansive Youth 15
Chapter 2 Exploring Personal Ideas and Biases About Gender 27
Chapter 3 Gender-Affirming Art Therapy 53
Chapter 4 Developmental Ages and Stages of Gender Development 67
Chapter 5 Gender Dysphoria 89
Chapter 6 Understanding and Assessing Support for Transgender and Gender-Expansive Youth 103
Chapter 7 This Is Me! Transitioning 123
What's Next in Affirming Art Therapy? 145
Glossary of Terms 147
About the Authors 171