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ERIC Number: EJ1069021
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2008
Pages: 19
Abstractor: As Provided
Reference Count: 86
ISBN: N/A
ISSN: ISSN-1938-0399
Play Therapy: Practice, Issues, and Trends
Homeyer, Linda E.; Morrison, Mary O.
American Journal of Play, v1 n2 p210-228 Fall 2008
Play therapy is an effective means of responding to the mental health needs of young children and is widely accepted as a valuable and developmentally appropriate intervention. The authors discuss the importance of play in development, the therapeutic benefits of play, the rich history of play therapy, and recent research and current issues and trends in the field, including the need for more mental health professionals trained to work with children.
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Language: English
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