by Mario Cossa - £22.99 Jessica Kingsley Publishers (2005)
paperback ISBN 13: 9781843103790 | ISBN 10: 1843103796
A practical, hands-on guide to using action techniques and drama therapy to target problem behaviours and emotional issues in young people. Cossa provides a tried and tested model for working with groups, utilizing techniques found in psychodrama, sociodrama, drama therapy and sociometry that are particularly suitable for working with adolescents. He offers step-by-step guidelines on running a group development program and summarizes the supporting theory in easy-to-understand terms. He also gives guidance on working with particular groups of adolescents, for example those with developmental disabilities and suicidal young people. This book provides an invaluable insight into working succesfully - and enjoyably - with adolescent groups and is essenital reading for therapists and anyone working with adolescents in therapeutic settings.
(Price & availability last checked: May 2018)