A Manual of Dynamic Play Therapy
Helping Things Fall Apart, the Paradox of Play
Normal Price: $45.95
Your Price: $41.36 AUD, inc. GST
Shipping: $6.95 per order
You Save: $4.59! (10% off normal price)
Plus...earn $2.07 in Boomerang Bucks
Availability: Available, ships in 7-10 days
Manual of Dynamic Play Therapy by Dennis McCarthy
Book DescriptionChildren will experience natural growth and change throughout their lives. Play, by its very nature, always results in things falling apart, often literally, and children generally find satisfaction in this process of collapse and renewal. This book harnesses the power of the reorganizing process to elicit positive and profound change in children dealing with social, neurological, developmental, health and family issues. The author clarifies the theory behind this innovative play therapy approach, and explains its practical application to a full spectrum of client needs, using inspirational, real-life anecdotes as examples. He also describes the importance of using symbols in play therapy and focuses on ways to enable children to act out their internal aggression in a safe and healthy manner. This will be essential reading for play therapists and other professionals working therapeutically with children and their families.
Buy Manual of Dynamic Play Therapy book by Dennis McCarthy from Australia's Online Bookstore, Boomerang Books.
Book DetailsISBN: 9781849058797
(234mm x 156mm x 15mm)
Imprint: Jessica Kingsley Publishers
Publisher: Jessica Kingsley Publishers
Publish Date: 15-Feb-2012
Country of Publication: United Kingdom
Books By Author Dennis McCarthy
Deep Play - Exploring the Use of Depth in Psychotherapy with Children, Paperback (April 2014)
Contributions from a range of therapeutic disciplines demonstrate deep play's capacity to elicit real change in children and how they think about themselves and the world. Including techniques with deep sandboxes, clay and water, alongside case studies and theoretical grounding, this book establishes a new depth psychology approach for treatment.
Paso Natural Gas Company and Pacific Northwest Pipeline Corporation, Petitioners, V. United States of America. U.S. Supreme Court Transcript of Record with Supporting Pleadings, Paperback / softback (October 2011)
Here be Dragons, Paperback (July 2011)» View all books by Dennis McCarthy
Denis McCarthy's highly engaging account of biogeography shows how two great theories - evolution and plate tectonics - explained the pattern of life on Earth. It is a story of elephant birds and pygmy mammoths, and the gradual acceptance of radical new ideas demonstrating that life and powerful physical forces constantly reshape our planet.
» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Manual of Dynamic Play Therapy book by Dennis McCarthy and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a member - it's free to sign up!)
Author Biography - Dennis McCarthy
Dennis McCarthy is a licensed mental health counselor in New York state and is the director of Metamorfos Institute. He is a psychotherapist working with both children and adults and specializing in sandplay and dream work. Initially trained as a dancer, he weaves the body's innate urge to move into all of his work.
Phone: 1300 36 33 32 (9am-5pm Mon-Fri AEST) - International: +61 2 9960 7998 - Online Form
© 2003-2015. All Rights Reserved. Eclipse Commerce Pty Ltd - ACN: 122 110 687 - ABN: 49 122 110 687
For every $20 you spend on books, you will receive $1 in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars. You can use your Boomerang Bucks as a credit towards a future purchase from Boomerang Books. Note that you must be a Member (free to sign up) and that conditions do apply.