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Author Kaplan, Frances
Title Art Therapy and Social Action : Treating the World's Wounds
Imprint London : Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2006
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Note Cover -- Art Therapy and Social Action -- Contents -- Introduction -- Part 1 Expanding the Therapeutic Role -- 1.Art Therapy as a Tool for Social Change: A Conceptual Model -- 2. The Art Therapist as Social Activist: Reflections on a Life -- Part II Acting and Reflecting on the Action -- 3. Facing Homelessness: A Community Mask Making Project -- 4. Wielding the Shield: The Art Therapist as Conscious Witness in the Realm of Social Action -- Part III Resolving Conflict -- 5. Art and Conflict Resolution -- 6. Drawing Out Conflict -- Part IV Confronting Anger and Aggression -- 7. Anger Management Group Art Therapy for Clients in the Mental Health System -- 8. Symbolic Interactionism, Aggression, and Art Therapy -- 9. The Paper People Project on Gun Violence -- Part V Healing Trauma -- 10. Some Personal and Clinical Thoughts about Trauma, Art, and World Events -- 11. Art Making as a Response to Terrorism -- Part VI Building Community -- 12. Unity in Diversity: Communal Pluralism in the Art Studio and the Classroom -- 13. Art and Community Building from the Puppet and Mask Maker's Perspective -- 14. Art Therapy for this Multicultural World -- THE CONTRIBUTORS -- SUBJECT INDEX -- AUTHOR INDEX
Art Therapy and Social Action is an exciting exploration of how professionals can incorporate the techniques and approaches of art therapy to address social problems. Leading art therapists and other professionals show how creative methods can be used effectively to resolve conflicts, manage aggression, heal trauma and build communities
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2020. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries
Link Print version: Kaplan, Frances Art Therapy and Social Action : Treating the World's Wounds London : Jessica Kingsley Publishers,c2006 9781843107989
Subject Art therapy -- Social aspects.;Art therapy.;Social action
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Alt Author Slater, Nancy
Wiselogle, Anndy
Allen, Pat
Bear, Edward Ned
Berkowitz, Susan
Franklin, Michael
Gerity, Lani Alaine
Gussak, David
Hocoy, Dan
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