The handbook of art therapy.

By: Case, Caroline, 1948-.
Contributor(s): Dalley, Tessa.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: London : Routledge, 2006Edition: 2nd ed.Description: vii, 310 p., [8] p. of plates : ill. (some col.) ; 24 cm. (pbk).ISBN: 9781583917923.Subject(s): Human Body | Art Therapy | Arts-Therapeutic use-Handbooks, manuals, etc | Art therapy-Great Britain-Handbooks, manuals, etc | Art therapy-Handbooks, manuals, etcDDC classification: 616.891656CAS Online resources: Click here to access online | Click here to access online
Contents:
The art therapy room -- The therapy in art therapy -- Theoretical developments and influences on current art therapy practice -- Art and psychoanalysis -- The image in art therapy -- Development of psychoanalytic understanding -- The art therapist -- Art therapy with individual clients -- Working with groups in art therapy.
Summary: This handbook will be invaluable not only as an introduction to the profession but also as a reference for students of art psychotherapy both during and after their training."--Jacket.Summary: It provides a comprehensive introduction to the field of art therapy in a variety of different settings.Summary: "This new edition of The Handbook of Art Therapy is thoroughly revised and updated and includes new sections on neurobiological research, and a current review of literature and contemporary practice.
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Enhanced descriptions from Syndetics:

<p>What is art therapy?</p> <p>How can art and therapy combine to help individuals understand aspects of their inner life?</p> <p>This new edition of The Handbook of Art Therapyis thoroughly revised and updated and includes new sections on neurobiological research, and a current review of literature and contemporary practice. It provides a comprehensive introduction to the field of art therapy in a variety of different settings.</p> <p>Caroline Case and Tessa Dalley draw on their experience of teaching and practising art therapy, concentrating on what art psychotherapists actually do, where they practice, and how and why art therapy is effective. First-hand accounts of the experience of art therapy from both therapists and clients are used throughout, enriching the discussion of subjects including:</p> the art therapy room art and psychoanalysis art therapy and creativity working with groups in art therapy art therapy with individual patients <p>This straight-forward and highly practical Handbook will be invaluable not only as an introduction to the profession but also as a reference for students of art psychotherapy both during and after their training.</p>

Rev. ed. of: Handbook of art therapy / Caroline Case and Tessa Dalley. London ; New York : Tavistock/Routledge, 1992.

Includes bibliographical references (p. [272]-276) and indexes.

The art therapy room -- The therapy in art therapy -- Theoretical developments and influences on current art therapy practice -- Art and psychoanalysis -- The image in art therapy -- Development of psychoanalytic understanding -- The art therapist -- Art therapy with individual clients -- Working with groups in art therapy.

This handbook will be invaluable not only as an introduction to the profession but also as a reference for students of art psychotherapy both during and after their training."--Jacket.

It provides a comprehensive introduction to the field of art therapy in a variety of different settings.

"This new edition of The Handbook of Art Therapy is thoroughly revised and updated and includes new sections on neurobiological research, and a current review of literature and contemporary practice.

Table of contents provided by Syndetics

  • Foreword
  • Introduction
  • The art therapy room
  • The therapy in art therapy
  • Theoretical developments and influences on current art therapy practice
  • Art and psychoanalysis
  • The image in art therapy
  • Development of psychoanalytic understanding
  • The art therapist
  • Art therapy with individual clients
  • Working with groups in art therapy
  • Glossary