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Creative Therapy 2: Working with Parents

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$62.95

Creative Therapy 2: Working with Parents

Kate Ollier, Angela Hobday

ISBN: 978-1-854-33300-1 May 1999 Wiley-Blackwell 160 Pages

Description

This practical book outlines ways of working with parents, gaining rapport and creating useful resource materials for use in therapy sessions. Example activities, worksheets and handouts are provided, covering a wide range of children's problems and how parents can help them.
Introduction.

1. Creating Rapport.

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2. Assessment.

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3. Sharing Information.

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4. Making Progress.

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5. Developing a Plan.

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6. Creating autonomy.

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7. Parents with different needs or circumstances.

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8. Conclusion.

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9. Appendix I - activities.

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10. Appendix II - information sheets.

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11. Appendix III - Record charts.

References.

Index

‘Clearly written, well-organized and informative.’ – Dr. Andrew Tolmie, Department of Psychology, University of Strathclyde, UK

Review of Creative Therapy: Activities with Children and Adolescents:

‘As a handbook of useful techniques which can be added to the therapeutic armoury of the eclectic therapist, this book is invaluable.’ – Young Minds magazine


  • This practical book outlines ways of working with parents, gaining rapport and creating useful resource materials for use in therapy sessions.

  • Example activities, worksheets and handouts are provided, covering a wide range of children's problems and how parents can help them.

  • Some of the themes running through the book are creativity, parental empowerment, positive parenting, using literature and making therapy fun.

  • All the activities have been developed through the authors' own clinical work, and all the illustrations and worksheets included in this book are copyright-free.