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Therapeutic Storytelling for Adolescents and Young Adults

Therapeutic Storytelling for Adolescents and Young Adults (Paperback)

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Synopsis

Adolescents are often an overlooked clinical population. Among school-based practitioners, there is a natural inclination to focus the delivery of mental health services, assessment measures, and intervention plans on younger children, and there is a strong research base to support these programs. On the other hand, the waiting rooms of most practitioners in private practice are filled with young and middle-age adults, couples, or families with young children. Because most therapists do not specialize in working with teens, who might make up only a small portion of their overall caseload, there is a need for high quality, easily implemented activities to help engage with adolescent clients. This book provides an overview of the principles of therapeutic storytelling, developmental issues of adolescents and young adulthood, and their strengths-based model, before moving into a series of chapters devoted to specific issues. Commonly encountered topics such as sexuality, parent & peer relationships, substance abuse, violence & gangs, bereavement, and cultural and religious issues are covered within the chapters.

A convenient companion website designed to facilitate ease of use for the busy professional or academic contains printable storytelling and activity worksheets, color photographs for phototherapy and guided imagery, and additional resources/website links,

Medical & VeterinaryBrances of medicineClinical psychologyMedical & VeterinaryBrances of medicinePaediatric medicinePhilosophy, Psychology & Social SciencesSocial welfare & social servicesSocial work Publisher: Oxford University Press Inc Publication Date: 14/11/2013 ISBN-13: 9780199335176  Details: Type: Paperback Format: Books
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J. Slivinske, MSW, Mental Health Therapist, PsyCare Inc., Howland, Ohio; Adjunct Instructor, Department of Social Work, Youngstown State UniversityL. Slivinske, Ph.D., LISW, Professor Emeritus, Department of Social Work,Youngstown State University

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