bookwhirl logo you have the book
 
Forming the Pearl: Creative Receptive Expressive Therapy With Adults Who Have Been Sexually Abused

Forming the Pearl: Creative Receptive Expressive Therapy With Adults Who Have Been Sexually Abused

Author: Connie Livingston-Dunn
Page: 154
Genre: Health & Fitness
PDF (978-1-61856-121-3 ) $9.99 Add to cart Remove
EPUB (978-1-61856-122-0 ) $9.99 Add to cart Remove
Kindle (978-1-61856-123-7 ) $9.99 Add to cart Remove
Description
The metaphor of the oyster, who transforms the trauma of a piece of sand or grit inside its shell by surrounding it with nacre and forming a pearl, describes the healing process of individuals who have been wounded as they journey towards enrichment and illumination. Their spiritual journey is one of transforming the grit to a pearl through moving from a victim/survivor to a thriver and adventurer by utilizing Creative Receptive Expressive Arts Techniques.
Overview
The philosophy of the creative receptive expressive therapy process is described and applied to alleviate the symptoms and post traumatic stress of adults who have been sexually abused.  Case studies with artworks, suggested expressive therapy activities and an extensive reference list are included.
About the author
Dr. Connie Livingston-Dunn, ATR-BC, is a board certified art therapist and certified expressive therapist and hypnotherapist.  She has worked in a variety of settings as an art and expressive therapist since 1966 and has facilitated workshops and presented nationally on expressive arts and art therapy.  She is also the author of 'Functional Art Therapy for the Severely Handicapped' (1982).  As a practicing artist, she has exhibited her artworks nationally and internationally.
Note: We offer discounts for Bulk Orders and accept Purchase Orders. For inquiries, please call us at 1-877-207-1679

Payment Summary
No. of item(s)
Total amount($)
Home  |   About Us  |   News  |  Services   |  Bookshelf  |  Author's Corner   |  Marketing Tips  |  Referral Program   |  Contact Us
Terms of Service  |  Privacy Policy  |  Refund Policy  |  Disclaimer  |  Testimonials  |  FAQ's  |  Sitemap  


TRUSTe online privacy certification
barnes and noble logo amazon logo
BOOKWHIRL.com © 2016.