ERIC Number: EJ947123
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2011
Abstractor: As Provided
Reference Count: 20
"Green" Counseling: Integrating Reused Household Materials into Creative Counseling Interventions
Adamson, Nicole A.; Kress, Victoria E.
Journal of Creativity in Mental Health, v6 n3 p193-201 2011
The use of reused or recycled materials in counseling interventions provides counselors with an opportunity to use unique counseling mediums while simultaneously being socially and fiscally responsible. In this article, ways that reused or recycled items can be used in counseling are discussed. Practical suggestions for using reused or recycled items in counseling and specific creative interventions in which recycled materials can be used are provided.
Descriptors: Allied Health Personnel, Counseling, Intervention, Counseling Techniques, Art Materials, Visual Arts, Recycling, Cost Effectiveness, Creativity, Self Expression, Resources, Counselor Role
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: Adult Education; Higher Education
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