Game Play: Therapeutic Use of Childhood Games Charles E. Schaefer

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Published: December 6th 2000

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416 pages


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Game Play: Therapeutic Use of Childhood Games  by  Charles E. Schaefer

Game Play: Therapeutic Use of Childhood Games by Charles E. Schaefer
December 6th 2000 | Kindle Edition | PDF, EPUB, FB2, DjVu, AUDIO, mp3, ZIP | 416 pages | ISBN: | 4.38 Mb

The long-awaited revision of the only book on game play available for mental health professionalsNot only is play a pleasurable, naturally occurring behavior found in humans, it is also a driving force in our development.

As opposed to theMoreThe long-awaited revision of the only book on game play available for mental health professionalsNot only is play a pleasurable, naturally occurring behavior found in humans, it is also a driving force in our development. As opposed to the unstructured play often utilized in psychotherapy, game playing invokes more goal-directed behavior, carries the benefits of interpersonal interaction, and can perform a significant role in the adaptation to ones environment.This landmark, updated edition of Game Play explores the advantages of using games in clinical- and school-based therapeutic interventions with children and adolescents.

This unique book shows how playing games can promote socialization, encourage the development of identity and self-esteem, and help individuals master anxiety-while setting the stage for deeper therapeutic intervention in subsequent sessions.Game PlayTherapeutic Use of Childhood GamesSecond EditionFeatures:* New chapters on games in family therapy and games for specific disorders* Techniques and strategies for using game play to enhance communication, guidance, and relationships with clients* The different types of therapeutic games, elaborating on their various clinical applications



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