Assessment and Treatment Activities for Children, Adolescents and Families - Volume 2

Practitioners share their most effective techniques

Product Description

Published USA, 2010
The interventions presented in this book aim to capture and sustain children's interest and motivation in therapy, while helping them express themselves within the context of a safe therapeutic environment. In this second volume, Liana Lowenstein has compiled an impressive collection of techniques from experienced practitioners. Interventions are outlined for engaging, assessing and treating children of all ages and their families. The activities are divided into the following chapters:

+  Engagement and Assessment
+  Feelings Expression
+  Social Skills
+  Coping and Problem-Solving
+  Self-Esteem
+  Termination

Filled with therapeutic games, art activities, stories and other interventions, this book is a useful resource for mental health practitioners seeking to add creative techniques to their repertoires.

Liana Lowenstein is a social worker and child psychotherapist in Canada.
Various ages, from 3-18 years
Large-format paperback. 155 pages