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Art Therapy

  1. Becoming a Profession (Psychology Revivals)

    The History of Art Therapy in Britain 1940-82

    By Diane Waller

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    Britain was the first country to recognise art therapy as a profession in the state health service. How did this come about? Can the British experience serve as a model for other countries? Originally published in 1991 Becoming a Profession is the first comprehensive history of art therapists in...

    Published May 1st 2013 by Routledge

  2. Images of Art Therapy (Psychology Revivals)

    New Developments in Theory and Practice

    By Tessa Dalley, Caroline Case, Joy Schaverien, Felicity Weir, Diana Halliday, Patsy Nowell Hall, Diane Waller

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    Working through the process of image-making in a therapeutic relationship, the art therapist is able to explore feelings, fantasies, and myths in different setting with diverse client groups. Originally published in 1987 Images of Art Therapy is a collection of essays by experienced art therapists...

    Published June 6th 2013 by Routledge

  3. Pictures at an Exhibition (Psychology Revivals)

    Selected Essays on Art and Art Therapy

    Edited by Andrea Gilroy, Tessa Dalley

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    Originally published in 1989 Pictures at an Exhibition brings together a rich collection of essays, representing the diversity of views and approaches among professionals towards art and psychoanalysis and art therapy. The editors, both of whom are practising art therapists and art therapy...

    Published June 6th 2013 by Routledge

  4. Three Voices of Art Therapy (Psychology Revivals)

    Image, client, therapist

    By Tessa Dalley, Gabrielle Rifkind, Kim Terry

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    The image, the client and the therapist are three essential aspects of the art therapy relationship; each has a separate ‘voice’. In this book, originally published in 1993, the three voices come alive as the client, Kim, and the therapist, Gabrielle, tell the story of his path from suicidal...

    Published May 1st 2013 by Routledge