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ERIC Number: EJ562392
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1997
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ISSN: ISSN-0889-3675
LifeStories--Biography and Autobiography as Healing Tools for Adults with Mental Illness.
Alschuler, Mari
Journal of Poetry Therapy, v11 n2 p113-17 Win 1997
Describes how, through oral story telling, writing biographies, autobiographies and creating fictional characters, adults with mental illness were gently directed to focus and explore one significant person or period of their own lives, to develop their sense of self and ego strengths, and to connect to important others in their lives. (SR)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Language: English
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