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ERIC Number: EJ632123
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2001
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ISSN: ISSN-0742-1656
The Effectiveness of Art Therapy Interventions in Reducing Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) Symptoms in Pediatric Trauma Patients.
Chapman, Linda M.; Morabito, Diane; Ladakakos, Chris; Schreier, Herbert; Knudson, M. Margaret
Art Therapy: Journal of the American Art Therapy Association, v18 n2 p100-104 2001
Chapman Art Therapy Intervention (CATTI), an art therapy research project at an urban trauma center, was designed to reduce Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) symptoms in pediatric patients. Early analysis does not indicate statistically significant differences in reduction of PTSD symptoms between experimental and control groups. Children receiving art therapy intervention did, however, show a reduction in acute stress symptoms. (BF)
Publication Type: Journal Articles
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Language: English
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