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...
Mindfulness and the Arts Therapies by Laury Rappaport
Internationally renowned arts therapists introduce new ways of thinking and practise. The book gives an overview of mindfulness development, with sections on the expressive arts and particular mindfulness-based approaches with a range of client groups, the role of mindfulness in the training of arts therapists, and the neuroscience underlying it.
Moving Researcher by Ciane Fernandes
A step-by-step guide to Laban/Bartenieff Movement Analysis, updating and expanding concepts and practices. Following extensive research on the method developed by Rudolf von Laban and his disciples, it explains movement principles, exercises and motif symbols in detail. It is suitable for educators and students of dance and other performing arts.
Art Therapy by David Edwards
This bestselling introduction to art therapy brings theory to life through case material and examples of real artwork produced during therapy sessions. Practising art therapist, Dave Edwards, explains key theoretical ideas - such as symbolism, play, transference and interpretation - and shows how these relate to practice.
Anna Halprin by Ronit Land» View more books like these...
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.
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
© 2003-2014. 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.