Sandplay Therapy in Vulnerable Communities
A Jungian Approach
By (author) Eva Pattis Zoja
Sandplay Therapy in Vulnerable Communities by Eva Pattis Zoja
Book DescriptionSandplay Therapy in Vulnerable Communities offers a new method of therapeutic care for people in acute crisis situations such as natural disasters and war, as well as the long-term care of children and adults in areas of social adversity including slums, refugee camps and high-density urban areas. This book provides detailed case studies of work carried out in South Africa, China and Colombia and combines practical discussions of expressive sandwork projects with brief overviews of their sociohistoric background. Further topics covered include: the social aspect of psychoanalysis the importance of play pictographic writing and the psyche. Providing the reader with clear, practical instructions for carrying out their own sandwork project, this book will be essential reading not only for psychotherapists involved with sandplay therapy but also for those with an interest in cross cultural psychotherapy, as well as all professionals working with those in situations of social adversity.
Buy Sandplay Therapy in Vulnerable Communities book by Eva Pattis Zoja from Australia's Online Bookstore, Boomerang Books.
Book DetailsISBN: 9780415592727
Classification: Creative therapy (eg art, music, drama) , Mental health services , Analytical & Jungian psychology
Format: Paperback (234mm x 156mm x 18mm)
Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
Publish Date: 8-Apr-2011
Country of Publication: United Kingdom
You might also like...
Anna Halprin by Ronit Land
This book considers the creative work and therapeutic and pedagogical approach of Anna Halprin, a dancer, choreographer, and early pioneer in the expressive arts healing movement. It looks at her 'Life/Art Process(R)' and the wider impact of her work across the fields of art, education, therapy and politics.
Empowering Practice by Paul Holmes
Psychodramatists, to varying degrees, integrate the ideas and philosophies of other forms of psychotherapy into their clinical practice. This book explores the areas of overlap between psychodrama and other therapeutic schools and presents opportunities for their creative interaction and integration.
Raising Self-Esteem in Adults by Susan I. Buchalter
A rich assortment of 284 exercises grounded in evidence-based principles of art therapy, dialectical behavioral therapy and cognitive behavioral therapy, to suit a variety of clientele, including those suffering from depression, anxiety, bipolar disorder and schizophrenia, all designed to raise self-esteem - a crucial foundation of wellness.
Presence and process in expressive arts work by Herbert Eberhart» View more books like these...
What are the basic attitudes, values, and practices that are essential for effective work with the expressive arts? This book explores the answer to that question. It examines the concepts of 'presence' - a way of 'being' - and 'process' - an open and trusting way of working - in the professional helping relationship and in the making of art.
Books By Author Eva Pattis Zoja
Sandplay Therapy, Paperback (April 2004)» View all books by Eva Pattis Zoja
Describes how psychopathologies can be treated in 'free and protected space' of sandbox. This book includes sandplay therapy cases which illustrate some of the applications such as: psychoses, borderline syndromes, psychosomatic illnesses, drug addictions, or narcissistic character disorders.
» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Sandplay Therapy in Vulnerable Communities book by Eva Pattis Zoja and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a member - it's free to sign up!)
Author Biography - Eva Pattis Zoja
Eva Pattis Zoja is a Clinical Psychologist, Jungian Analyst and Sandplay Therapist based in Italy. She is currently working in South Africa, China, Colombia and Argentina for The International Association of Expressive Sandwork.
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.