Art Therapy in Palliative Care: The Creative Response by Mandy Pratt, Paperback

Art Therapy in Palliative Care: The Creative Response by Mandy Pratt, Paperback

This book provides a comprehensive and accessible introduction to the practice and results of art therapy in palliative care. It includes first-hand accounts from...

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ISBN-13:9780415161572
Publisher:Taylor & Francis
Publication date:08/28/1998
Pages:224
Product dimensions: 6.10(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.60(d)
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Art Therapy in Palliative Care: The Creative Response by Mandy Pratt

This book provides a comprehensive and accessible introduction to the practice and results of art therapy in palliative care. It includes first-hand accounts from both therapists and clients in a variety of palliative care settings including:-

• hospices and hospitals

• patients own homes

• prisons (AIDS patients)

• adolescent griefwork groups
These case studies include examples of client art work and illustrate clearly how art therapy can allow patients to regain feelings of control over their lives.