The Resource The therapeutic powers of play : 20 core agents of change, Charles E. Schaefer, Athena A. Drewes

The therapeutic powers of play : 20 core agents of change, Charles E. Schaefer, Athena A. Drewes

Label
The therapeutic powers of play : 20 core agents of change
Title
The therapeutic powers of play
Title remainder
20 core agents of change
Statement of responsibility
Charles E. Schaefer, Athena A. Drewes
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Focusing on the specific ingredients that activate clinical change, this book is enhanced by current research, more ample scope, and an array of contributions in contemporary and relevant topic areas. It is full of inspiration, direction, and grounding. This is a stunning contribution to the field of child therapy." 'Eliana Gil, PhD, Gil Institute for Trauma Recovery and Education A practical look at how play therapy can promote mental health wellness in children and adolescents Revised and expanded, The Therapeutic Powers of Play, Second Edition explores the powerful effects that play therapy has on different areas within a child or adolescent's life: communication, emotion regulation, relationship enhancement, and personal strengths. Editors Charles Schaefer and Athena Drewes'renowned experts in the field of play therapy'discuss the different interventions and components of treatment that can move clients to change. Leading play therapists contributed to this volume, supplying a wide repertoire of practical techniques and applications in each chapter for use in clinical practice, including: -Direct teaching -Indirect teaching -Self, expression -Relationship enhancement -Attachment formation -Catharsis -Stress inoculation -Creative problem solving -Self, esteem Filled with clinical case vignettes from various theoretical viewpoints, the second edition is an invaluable resource for play and child therapists of all levels of experience and theoretical orientations
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
618.92/891653
Index
index present
LC call number
RJ505.P6
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
The therapeutic powers of play : 20 core agents of change, Charles E. Schaefer, Athena A. Drewes
Publication
Note
Formerly CIP.
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Machine generated contents note: 1.Introduction: How Play Therapy Causes Therapeutic Change / Charles E. Schaefer -- Therapeutic Factors -- Therapeutic Powers of Play -- How Best to Use the Material in This Book -- References -- pt. I FACILITATES COMMUNICATION -- 2.Self-Expression / Stephanie Eberts -- Why Is Self-Expression Therapeutic? -- Empirical Support of the Power of Self-Expression in Play Therapy -- Role of Self-Expression in Facilitating Change -- Strategies and Techniques in Facilitating Self-Expression -- Applications -- Clinical Vignettes -- Summary -- References -- 3.Access to the Unconscious / Kathleen Tillman -- Introduction -- The Power of Play Therapy to Access the Unconscious -- Empirical Support -- The Role of Accessing the Unconscious in Causing Change -- Strategies and Techniques -- Clinical Applications and Clinical Vignettes -- Summary -- References -- 4.Direct Teaching / Theresa Fraser -- Introduction -- Role of Direct Teaching in Causing Change --
  • Contents note continued: Strategies and Techniques -- Empirical Support -- Clinical Applications -- Vignette -- Summary -- References -- 5.Indirect Teaching / Aideen Taylor de Faoite -- Introduction -- Indirect Teaching -- Empirical Support -- Role of Indirect Teaching in Causing Change -- Strategies and Techniques -- Clinical Applications and Vignettes -- Conclusion -- References -- pt. II FOSTERS EMOTIONAL WELLNESS -- 6.Catharsis / Charles E. Schaefer -- Introduction -- Description of Catharsis -- Empirical Support -- Role of Catharsis in Causing Change -- Clinical Applications -- Techniques -- Contraindications -- Clinical Vignettes -- References -- 7.Abreaction / Eileen Prendiville -- Introduction -- Description of Abreaction -- Empirical Support -- Role of Abreaction in Causing Change -- Strategies and Techniques -- Clinical Applications and Clinical Vignettes -- References -- 8.Positive Emotions / Terry Kottman -- Introduction -- Description of Positive Emotion --
  • Contents note continued: Empirical Support -- Role of Positive Emotion in Causing Change -- Strategies and Techniques -- Clinical Applications and Clinical Vignettes -- References -- 9.Counterconditioning Fears / Tammi Van Hollander -- Description of Counterconditioning Fears -- The Role of Counterconditioning Fears in Causing Change -- Play Strategies and Techniques -- Empirical Support -- Clinical Applications -- Case Vignettes -- Conclusion -- References -- 10.Stress Inoculation / Angela M. Cavett -- Description of Stress Inoculation -- Empirical Support for Stress Inoculation -- Role of Stress Inoculation in Causing Change -- Strategies and Techniques -- Clinical Vignettes -- Conclusion -- References -- 11.Stress Management / Kristin S. Bemis -- Introduction -- Description of Stress Management -- Empirical Support -- Role of Stress Management in Causing Change -- Strategies and Techniques -- Clinical Applications and Clinical Vignettes -- References --
  • Contents note continued: pt. III ENHANCES SOCIAL RELATIONSHIPS -- 12.Therapeutic Relationship / Lennis G. Echterling -- Introduction -- Description of the Therapeutic Relationship -- Empirical Support -- Role of the Therapeutic Relationship in Causing Change -- Strategies and Techniques -- Clinical Applications and Clinical Vignettes -- Conclusion -- References -- 13.Attachment / Anne L. Stewart -- Introduction -- Description of Attachment -- Empirical Support -- The Role of Attachment in Causing Change -- Strategies and Techniques -- Clinical Applications and Clinical Vignette -- Conclusion -- References -- 14.Social Competence / Julie Blundon Nash -- Introduction -- Description of Social Competence -- Empirical Support -- Role of Peer Relationships in Causing Change -- Strategies and Techniques -- Clinical Applications and Clinical Vignettes -- Conclusion -- References -- 15.Empathy / Richard Gaskill -- Introduction -- Description of Empathy -- Empirical Support --
  • Contents note continued: Components of Empathy -- Role of Empathy in Causing Change -- Strategies and Techniques -- Clinical Applications -- Summary -- References -- pt. IV INCREASES PERSONAL STRENGTHS -- 16.Creative Problem Solving / Claire E. Wallace -- Introduction -- Description of Creative Problem Solving -- Role of Creative Problem Solving in Causing Change -- Clinical Applications -- Empirical Support -- Clinical Vignette -- References -- 17.Resiliency / John Seymour -- Description of Resiliency -- Role of Resiliency in Causing Change -- Clinical Applications -- Empirical Support -- Clinical Vignette -- References -- 18.Moral Development / Jill Packman -- Description of Moral Development -- Empathy -- Neurobiology -- Role of Moral Development in Causing Change -- Individual Play Therapy Techniques -- Group Play Therapy Techniques -- Child-Parent Relationship Therapy -- Clinical Vignettes -- Applications -- References --
  • Contents note continued: 19.Accelerated Psychological Development / Siobhan Prendiville -- Introduction -- Importance of the Specific Power -- Empirical Support -- Role of Accelerated Psychological Development in Causing Change -- Strategies and Technique -- Clinical Applications and Clinical Vignettes -- References -- 20.Self-Regulation / Daniel Yeager -- Introduction -- The Power of Self-Regulation -- Executive Function Allows for Goal-Directed (Intentional) Behavior -- An Experience of Empowerment: Emphasizing the "Self" in Self-Regulation -- Empirical Support: What the Research Shows -- A Developmental Perspective: How Self-Regulation Is Internalized -- The Zone of Proximal Development -- The "Future Child" -- The Role of Play in the Development of Self-Regulation -- Strategies for Assessment and Treatment: Staying in the Zone -- Summary -- References -- 21.Self-Esteem / Diane Frey -- Introduction -- Description of Self-Esteem -- Empirical Support --
  • Contents note continued: Role of Self-Esteem in Causing Change -- Strategies and Techniques -- Clinical Applications and Clinical Vignettes
Control code
000050597307
Dimensions
26 cm
Edition
Second edition
Extent
xxiii, 344 pages
Isbn
9781118336878
Lccn
2013007485
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
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System control number
  • (OCoLC)828488566
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