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ERIC Number: EJ562296
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1997
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ISSN: ISSN-0742-1656
Promoting Wisdom: The Role of Art Therapy in Geriatric Settings.
Shore, Annette
Art Therapy: Journal of the American Art Therapy Association, v14 n3 p172-77 1997
Explores adult developmental theories regarding implications for art therapy with impaired elderly. Examines the struggle inherent in the creative art process as a means to facilitate developmental struggle. Claims that artistic processes facilitate struggles, which can elicit conflict resolution and utilization of mature defenses with even severely impaired patients. (RJM)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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