Foundations of Play Therapy
Charles E. Schaefer
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The landmark guide to play therapy—completely updated andrevised
Edited by Charles E. Schaefer—the "father of playtherapy"—Foundations of Play Therapy, Second Editionis a complete, state-of-the-art guide to the many diverseapproaches to, and methods used in, play therapy practice withchildren and adolescents.
Featuring an expert panel of contributors, this comprehensivereference provides up-to-date and insightful coverage of all of themajor theoretical models of play therapy and offers practicalexamples for the application of each model, including:
Narrative play therapy
Solution-focused play therapy
Experiential play therapy
Release play therapy
Integrative play therapy
Psychoanalytic approaches to play therapy
Child-centered play therapy
Gestalt play therapy
Family play therapy
Cognitive behavioral play therapy
Prescriptive play therapy
Written for therapists looking for guidance on how toincorporate play therapy into their practice, as well as studentsor those in need of a refresher on the latest methods andtechniques, Foundations of Play Therapy, SecondEdition is a standard-setting resource presenting pragmatic anduseful information for therapists at all levels of training.