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Author Levine, Stephen K
Title Foundations of Expressive Arts Therapy : Theoretical and Clinical Perspectives
Imprint London : Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 1998
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Note Intro -- Foundations of Expressive Arts Therapy: Theoretical and Clinical Perspectives -- Contents -- Introduction -- Part I Philosophical and Theoretical Perspectives -- 1 Poiesis and Post-Modernism: The Search for a Foundation in Expressive Arts Therapy -- 2 Soul Nourishment, or the Intermodal Language of Imagination -- 3 The Necessity of Form: Expressive Arts Therapy in the Light of the Work of K.E. Løgstrup -- 4 Artistic Inquiry: Research in Expressive Arts Therapy -- Part II Clinical Perspectives -- 5 Voicework as Therapy: The Artistic Use of Singing and Vocal Sound to Heal Mind and Body -- 6 The Creative Connection: A Holistic Expressive Arts Process -- 7 Living Artfully: Movement as an Integrative Process -- 8 Layer Upon Layer: A Healing Experience in the Art Studio -- 9 Music as Mother: The Mothering Function of Music through Expressive and Receptive Avenues -- 10 Between Imagination and Belief: Poetry as Therapeutic Intervention -- 11 Poetry in the Oral Tradition: Serious Play with Words -- 12 The Theater of the Holocaust -- 13 In Exile from the Body: Creating a 'Play Room' in the 'Waiting Room' -- 14 On the Play Ground: Child Psychotherapy and Expressive Arts Therapy -- The Contributors -- Subject Index -- Author Index
This book provides an arts-based approach to theories and practices of expressive arts therapy. The contributors emphasize the importance of the imagination and aesthetic experience, arguing that these are central to psychological well-being, and challenging views which emphasise the cognitive and emotional dimensions of mental health development
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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: Levine, Stephen K. Foundations of Expressive Arts Therapy : Theoretical and Clinical Perspectives London : Jessica Kingsley Publishers,c1998 9781853024641
Subject Arts -- Therapeutic use.;Psychotherapy
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Alt Author Levine, Ellen G
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