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The Resource The Arts and Psychotherapy

The Arts and Psychotherapy

Label
The Arts and Psychotherapy
Title
The Arts and Psychotherapy
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
By Shaun McNiff, Endicott College, Beverly, Massachusetts. A unique perspective of expressive arts as psychotherapy is presented. The author stresses the unity of the arts therapies in a theoretical and operational approach that is firmly rooted in the historical continuities and essential meaning of art. He shows how contemporary therapies involving oral and written language, movement and dance, sound and music, visual imagery, and drama correspond to ancient, cross-cultural, even universal attempts at psychic healing. Current practices in all of the arts therapies are described in light of t
Cataloging source
MERUC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
McNiff, Shaun
Dewey number
616.89/1656
Index
no index present
LC call number
RC489.A72M32
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
NLM call number
WM 450.5.A8
NLM item number
M478a 1981
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Arts
  • Art Therapy
  • Dance Therapy
  • Mental Disorders
  • Music Therapy
  • MEDICAL
  • Arts
Label
The Arts and Psychotherapy
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 225-228)
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
HALF TITLE: THE ARTS AND PSYCHOTHERAPY; TITLE PAGE: THE ARTS AND PSYCHOTHERAPY; OVERVIEW; ACKNOWLEDGMENTS; CONTENTS; Chapter 1: THE ENDURING SHAMAN; Chapter 2: MOTIVES AND NEEDS; Chapter 3: OBSTACLES TO EXPRESSION; Chapter 4: PREPARATION; Chapter 5: ORAL AND WRITTEN LANGUAGE; Chapter 6: MOVEMENT, DANCE, AND THE BODY; Chapter 7: SOUND AND MUSIC; Chapter 8: VISUAL IMAGERY; Chapter 9: DRAMA; CONCLUSION; BIBLIOGRAPHY; INDEX
Control code
700701978
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (259 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780398081737
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)700701978
Label
The Arts and Psychotherapy
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 225-228)
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
HALF TITLE: THE ARTS AND PSYCHOTHERAPY; TITLE PAGE: THE ARTS AND PSYCHOTHERAPY; OVERVIEW; ACKNOWLEDGMENTS; CONTENTS; Chapter 1: THE ENDURING SHAMAN; Chapter 2: MOTIVES AND NEEDS; Chapter 3: OBSTACLES TO EXPRESSION; Chapter 4: PREPARATION; Chapter 5: ORAL AND WRITTEN LANGUAGE; Chapter 6: MOVEMENT, DANCE, AND THE BODY; Chapter 7: SOUND AND MUSIC; Chapter 8: VISUAL IMAGERY; Chapter 9: DRAMA; CONCLUSION; BIBLIOGRAPHY; INDEX
Control code
700701978
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (259 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780398081737
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)700701978

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