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Forthcoming Creative Arts & Expressive Therapies Books

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Forthcoming Books

  1. Trauma Texts

    Edited by Gillian Whitlock, Kate Douglas

    These chapters gathered from two special issues of the journal Life Writing take up a major theme of recent work in the Humanities: Trauma. Autobiography has had a major role to play in this ‘age of trauma’, and these essays turn to diverse contexts that have received little attention to date:...

    To Be Published January 4th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Contemporary Psychodrama

    New Approaches to Theory and Technique

    By José Fonseca

    Contemporary Psychodrama weaves together psychodrama and psychoanalysis with illustrative clinical examples, whilst preserving the essence of psychodramatic philosophy and methodology. Previously unavailable in the English language, this book presents José Fonseca's diverse new approaches to...

    To Be Published January 4th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Multicultural Family Art Therapy

    Edited by Christine Kerr

    Series: Family Therapy and Counseling

    How does the family art therapist understand the complexities of another’s cultural diversity? What are international family therapist’s perspectives on treatment? These questions and more are explored in Multicultural Family Art Therapy, a text that demonstrates how to practice psychotherapy...

    To Be Published January 18th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Video and Filmmaking as Psychotherapy

    Research and Practice

    Edited by Joshua L. Cohen, J. Lauren Johnson, Penny Orr

    Series: Advances in Mental Health Research

    While film and video has long been used within psychological practice, researchers and practitioners have only just begun to explore the benefits of film and video production as therapy. This volume describes a burgeoning area of psychotherapy which employs the art of filmmaking and digital...

    To Be Published February 5th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Play, Performance, and Identity

    How Institutions Structure Ludic Spaces

    Edited by Matt Omasta, Drew Chappell

    Series: Routledge Advances in Theatre & Performance Studies

    Play helps define who we are as human beings. However, many of the leisurely/ludic activities people participate in are created and governed by corporate entities with social, political, and business agendas. As such, it is critical that scholars understand and explicate the ideological...

    To Be Published February 23rd 2015 by Routledge

  6. Body Image and Identity in Contemporary Societies

    Psychoanalytic, social, cultural and aesthetic perspectives

    Edited by Ekaterina Sukhanova, Hans-Otto Thomashoff

    Popular interest in body image issues has grown dramatically in recent years, due to an emphasis on individual responsibility and self-determination in contemporary society as well as the seemingly limitless capacities of modern medicine; however body image as a separate field of academic inquiry...

    To Be Published March 11th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Medical Humanities and Medical Education

    How the medical humanities can shape better doctors

    By Alan Bleakley

    Series: Routledge Advances in the Medical Humanities

    The field of the medical humanities is developing rapidly, however, there has also been parallel concern from sceptics that the value of medical humanities educational interventions should be open to scrutiny and evidence. Just what is the impact of medical humanities provision upon the education...

    To Be Published March 12th 2015 by Routledge

  8. Yoga Therapy

    Theory and Practice

    Edited by Ellen G. Horovitz, Staffan Elgelid

    Yoga Therapy: Theory and Practice is a vital guidebook for any clinician or scholar looking to integrate yoga into the medical and mental health fields. Chapters are written by expert yoga therapy practitioners and offer theoretical, historical, and practice-based instruction on cutting-edge topics...

    To Be Published April 23rd 2015 by Routledge

  9. Imagery for Pain Relief

    A Scientifically Grounded Guidebook for Clinicians

    By David Pincus, Anees A. Sheikh

    Imagery for Pain Relief, the first book of its kind, familiarizes the reader with basic scientific information about pain and mental imagery and shows why imagery is a valuable tool for pain management. Scientifically grounded and easy-to-read, it provides readers with a wealth of practical...

    To Be Published April 28th 2015 by Routledge

  10. Materials & Media in Art Therapy

    Critical Understandings of Diverse Artistic Vocabularies

    Edited by Catherine Hyland Moon

    This book focuses on the sensory-based, tangible vocabulary of materials and media and its relevance to art therapy. It provides a historical account of the theory and use of materials and media in art therapy, as well as an examination of the interface between art therapy, contemporary art...

    To Be Published April 28th 2015 by Routledge