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The Resource Empowering children through art and expression : culturally sensitive ways of healing trauma and grief, Bruce St. Thomas and Paul Johnson

Empowering children through art and expression : culturally sensitive ways of healing trauma and grief, Bruce St. Thomas and Paul Johnson

Label
Empowering children through art and expression : culturally sensitive ways of healing trauma and grief
Title
Empowering children through art and expression
Title remainder
culturally sensitive ways of healing trauma and grief
Statement of responsibility
Bruce St. Thomas and Paul Johnson
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Empowering Children through Art and Expression examines the successful use of arts and expressive therapies with children, and in particular those whose lives have been disrupted by forced relocation with their families to a different culture or community. The book explores how children express and resolve unspoken feelings about traumatic experiences in play and other creative activities, based on their observations of peer support groups, outreach programs and through individuals' own accounts. The authors argue that such activities in a safe context can be both a means of expressing trauma
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1948-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
St. Thomas, Bruce
Dewey number
618.92/89165
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
RJ505.A7
LC item number
S72 2007eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
NLM call number
WM 450
NLM item number
S774e 2007
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1959-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Johnson, Paul
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Art therapy for children
  • Creation (Literary, artistic, etc.)
  • Grief in children
  • Psychic trauma in children
  • Post-traumatic stress disorder in children
  • Sensory Art Therapies
  • Psychology, Child
  • Child
  • Culture
  • Stress Disorders, Post-Traumatic
  • Child & Developmental Psychology
  • Social Work
  • MEDICAL
  • Art therapy for children
  • Creation (Literary, artistic, etc.)
  • Post-traumatic stress disorder in children
  • Psychic trauma in children
Label
Empowering children through art and expression : culturally sensitive ways of healing trauma and grief, Bruce St. Thomas and Paul Johnson
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The importance of myth, reflection and cultural sensitivity -- The center for grieving children -- Children, our greatest teachers -- Building trust -- Anger, fear and conflict -- Standing in two worlds : inner and outer realities -- Realities become more visible -- Letting go -- Hope -- The authors' autobiographical exploration of the importance of myth in creating personal reality -- Conclusion
Control code
174143944
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (175 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781435603035
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
8e1ca796-c7f9-4d7d-878e-6fa549b3485f
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)174143944
Label
Empowering children through art and expression : culturally sensitive ways of healing trauma and grief, Bruce St. Thomas and Paul Johnson
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The importance of myth, reflection and cultural sensitivity -- The center for grieving children -- Children, our greatest teachers -- Building trust -- Anger, fear and conflict -- Standing in two worlds : inner and outer realities -- Realities become more visible -- Letting go -- Hope -- The authors' autobiographical exploration of the importance of myth in creating personal reality -- Conclusion
Control code
174143944
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (175 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781435603035
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
8e1ca796-c7f9-4d7d-878e-6fa549b3485f
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)174143944

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