Home Is Where the Art Is : An Art Therapy Approach to Family Therapy

ISBN-10: 0398071616

ISBN-13: 9780398071615

Edition: 2001

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List price: $42.95
Copyright year: 2001
Publisher: Thomas Publisher, Limited, Charles C.
Binding: Paperback
Size: 9.75" wide x 6.75" long x 0.75" tall
Weight: 1.430
Language: English

Prefacep. vii
Introductionp. xi
Family Art Therapyp. 3
The Marriage of Art and Family Therapyp. 3
The Art in Family Art Therapyp. 6
Three Key Perspectives of Family Art Therapyp. 8
Family Portraits and Muralsp. 10
From the Historical Perspective--Family Historyp. 10
From the Interactional Perspectivep. 23
From the Existential Perspectivep. 24
Reflection of the Therapistp. 26
Family as Human Structurep. 29
What is a Family?p. 29
Basic Family Functionsp. 30
Randy R. Searches for Homep. 33
Family Therapyp. 36
An Attempted Family Art-Based Assessment with Gary and His Familyp. 39
Anne: A Girl and Her Secretp. 47
The Cycle of Lovep. 50
Family Influences in Personality Developmentp. 51
Emotional Needsp. 52
Psychological Influences on Personality Developmentp. 56
Attachment and Object Relationsp. 65
Behavioral Science Developmentp. 69
Visual Construct Developmentp. 71
The Cycle of Violencep. 75
Violencep. 75
Violence Associated with Basic Needs of Malnourishment and Malnurturancep. 78
Chad and Bethanne, Homeless but not Helplessp. 80
Randy R. Searches for Homep. 87
Family Art Evaluation (FAE)--The R Family--A Family Art-Based Assessmentp. 90
Gottman's Model for Positive Affect Between Couplesp. 112
Nancy Experiences the Horror of Horrorsp. 113
And the Cycle Goes on and onp. 117
Cathy and Sam and Painful Parental Failurep. 119
Self Portraits to be Exchanged with the Partner--Cathy and Sam--A Family Art-Based Assessmentp. 123
How Am I Supposed to Pay Attention in School?p. 132
Anne: Trust Built on Creative Expressionp. 133
The Cycle of Healingp. 140
Resiliencep. 142
A Cascade of Stories from an Art Therapy Approach to Family Therapyp. 143
A Return to Nancy when Art Releases Her Painp. 172
A Return to Anne, Who Reveals, Reunites, and Recovers Her Lifep. 174
A Return to Randy R.--Home Is Where the Art Isp. 177
Conclusionp. 180
Special Notationp. 181
Family Art-Based Assessmentsp. 185
The Life Cycle Log and Other Interventions used in Family Art Therapyp. 200
Key Assumptions, Concepts, and Terms of Family Systems Theoryp. 218
Referencesp. 239
Name Indexp. 251
Subject Indexp. 255
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