Art Therapy and Social Action
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Description: Art Therapy and Social Action is an exciting and innovative exploration of how human service professionals can incorporate the techniques and approaches of art therapy in their work to address social problems, and examines the expanding role of art practitioner as social activist. Leading art therapists and other human service professionals show how creative methods can be used effectively to resolve conflicts, manage aggression, heal trauma and build communities. The contributors provide examples of innovative programs on a range of topics, including those designed to address gun crime, homelessness, racism and experiences of terrorism. This timely book provides new techniques and successful models for art therapists, counselors and mental health practitioners working directly with the challenges of modern society.
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All the information you need in one place! Each Study Brief is a summary of one specific subject; facts, figures, and explanations to help you learn faster.
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Copyright year: 2006
Publisher: Jessica Kingsley Publishers
Publication date: 9/15/2006
Size: 9.00" wide x 6.00" long x 1.00" tall
|Art therapy as a tool for social change : a conceptual model|
|The art therapist as social activist : reflections on a life|
|Facing homelessness : a community mask making project|
|Wielding the shield : the art therapist as conscious witness in the realm of social action|
|Art and conflict resolution|
|Drawing out conflict|
|Anger management group art therapy for clients in the mental health system|
|Symbolic interactionism, aggression, and art therapy|
|The paper people project on gun violence|
|Some personal and clinical thoughts about trauma, art, and world events|
|Art making as a response to terrorism|
|Unity in diversity : communal pluralism in the art studio and the classroom|
|Art and community building from the puppet and mask maker's perspective|
|Art therapy for this multicultural world|