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ERIC Number: ED505742
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2009-Jun
Pages: 4
Abstractor: As Provided
Reference Count: 0
Art Therapy Verses Psychotherapy
Del Giacco, Maureen
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The purpose of my paper is to identify the difference between psychotherapy and art therapy. Then to introduce a technique within the field of art therapy that is relevant to neuro-plasticity Del Giacco Neuro Art Therapy. The paper identifies the importance of the amygdala and the hippocampus within the role of art therapy. Supporting documentation comes from clinical trails of Richard Hairer, University of Irvine, Pistron Emission, changes in IQ after using a complex visual/motor task. (A bibliography is included.) [Abstract modified to meet ERIC guidelines.]
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
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Language: English
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