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ERIC Number: EJ502663
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1994
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ISSN: ISSN-0742-1656
Abreacting and Assimilating Traumatic, Dissociated Memories of MPD Patients through Art Therapy.
Jacobson, Mindy
Art Therapy: Journal of the American Art Therapy Association, v11 n1 p48-52 1994
Notes that, when used to treat patients diagnosed with multiple personality disorder, art therapy aids in translating unspeakable memories into visual format. Discusses "stepping in," drawing process that may promote "cross-alter associations" to imagery drawn by other personalities. Addresses recovery of traumatic material (metabolizing trauma) and its subsequent resolution and integration. (Author/NB)
Publication Type: Reports - General; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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