Creative Interventions with Traumatized Children

Second Edition

Edited by Cathy A. Malchiodi
Foreword by Bruce D. Perry

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Hardcover
October 2, 2014
ISBN 9781462518166
Price: $85.00
364 Pages
Size: 6" x 9"
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Paperback
August 9, 2021
ISBN 9781462548491
Price: $35.00
364 Pages
Size: 6" x 9"
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e-book
October 7, 2014
ePub and PDF ?
Price: $46.00
364 Pages
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Paperback + e-Book (ePub and PDF) ?
Price: $38.50
364 Pages
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The e-book editions of this title sold by Guilford and other e-book vendors feature many full-color photographs. (If you have a black-and-white e-reader, the illustrations will appear in black and white, as in the print book.)


A trusted, comprehensive resource, this volume demonstrates a range of creative approaches for facilitating children's emotional reparation and recovery from trauma. Experts in play, art, music, movement, and drama therapy, as well as bibliotherapy, describe step-by-step strategies for working with children, families, and groups. Rich with case material and artwork, the book is practical and user-friendly. Specific types of stressful experiences discussed include parental loss, child abuse, family violence, bullying, and mass trauma.

New to This Edition:
  • Updated and expanded discussions of trauma and of the neurobiological basis for creative interventions.
  • Chapters on art therapy and EMDR, body maps and dissociation, sandtray play, resiliency-based movement therapy, work with clay, mindfulness, and stress reduction with music therapy.
  • Highlights important developments in knowledge about self-regulation, resilience, and posttraumatic growth.

This title is part of the Creative Arts and Play Therapy Series, edited by Cathy A. Malchiodi and David A. Crenshaw.