ERIC Number: EJ627700
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2000
Reference Count: 0
Drawing on the Spirit: Embracing Spirituality in Pediatrics and Pediatric Art Therapy.
Koepfer, Stephen R.
Art Therapy: Journal of the American Art Therapy Association, v17 n3 p188-94 2000
Explores the role of children's religious and spiritual beliefs in pediatric medicine and healing. Also explores cultural variables, methods for addressing religious and spiritual concerns in treatment, and the importance of the therapist's own religious and spiritual sensitivity. Discusses how art therapy can help bridge the gap between medical trauma, treatment, and a child's spiritual or religious beliefs. (Contains 35 references.) (Author/GCP)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
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