Open Access Graduate Research Paper
Play therapy; Psychic trauma in children--Treatment;
In this paper, the author will attempt to assist therapists with their work with traumatized children using play therapy. The discussion includes signs and symptoms that a traumatized child may exhibit. In addition, the paper will contain selected therapeutic powers of play and how they can aid in the treatment of traumatized children. The case examples provided throughout this paper are actual experiences taken from the author's clinical practice in a hospice setting.
Year of Submission
Master of Arts
Educational Leadership, Counseling, and Postsecondary Education
Terry T. Kottman
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©1997 Denise E. Maas
Maas, Denise E., "Rebuilding little lives : using play therapy with traumatized children" (1997). Graduate Research Papers. 1145.