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Child-Centered Play Therapy Research: The Evidence Base for Effective Practice Jennifer N. Baggerly

Child-Centered Play Therapy Research: The Evidence Base for Effective Practice

Jennifer N. Baggerly

Published April 1st 2010
ISBN : 9780470609101
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450 pages
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The first book of its kind to provide exhaustive, in-depthcoverage of play therapy research Child-Centered Play Therapy Research: The Evidence Base forEffective Practice offers mental health professionals, schooldistrict administrators, communityMoreThe first book of its kind to provide exhaustive, in-depthcoverage of play therapy research Child-Centered Play Therapy Research: The Evidence Base forEffective Practice offers mental health professionals, schooldistrict administrators, community agency administrators, judges, lawyers, child protection caseworkers, and medical professionals acomprehensive discussion of play therapy research studies. Guidanceis provided on evidence-based methods, as well as onhowfuture play therapy research should be conducted.Edited by renowned experts in the field of play therapy, thisrich compilation features contributions by child-centered playtherapy researchers, with relevant discussion of:The history of play therapy researchA synopsis of current empirical supportPlay therapy research on chronically ill children, childwitnesses of domestic violence, and victims of natural disasters, among many other topicsWith coverage of important practice guidelines, Child-Centered Play Therapy Research identifies the mostprominent and current play therapy research studies, as well asresearch directions for clinicians to design evidence-basedresearch studies of their own.