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drama therapy

n.
Psychotherapy that incorporates the use of dramatic techniques, such as improvisation and performance.
An eclectic approach to understanding and alleviating social and psychologic conflicts using the vocabulary of theatre; the goal of DT is to effect behavioural, emotional, and cognitive changes through active participation.
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Tai Chi, Detox Yoga, Laughter Yoga, relaxation therapy, art and drama therapy and Bach Flower therapy).
Founded in 1975 as a division of the Music Institute of Chicago, ITA's goal is to empower and energize individuals, families, and communities to grow and heal by engaging in creative arts therapies and is one of the few comprehensive, community-based arts therapy programs in the United States to offer four creative arts treatment modalities: Music Therapy, Drama Therapy, Art Therapy and Dance/Movement Therapy.
Individual writings include "'Bye, Bye Little Snow Bird': Using Art Therapy to Grieve the Suicide of a Father", "These are My Memories of You: The Use of Music Therapy with Children's Grief Support Groups", "Dance/Movement Therapy with Institutionalized Older Adults: An Effective, Holistic Intervention for Loss Adaptation", "A Healing Ritual in Grief Using Drama Therapy", and much more.
Actor Dominic Fryett, from the Geese Theatre Company, visited a seminar in Middlesbrough to show how drama therapy could be used to explain the causes and effects of domestic violence.
The hospice will initially occupy the top floor of a 5000 square-metre dedicated building and there will also be help for families of patients, including psychologists and drama therapy; the rooms are also large enough to place an extra bed, under special circumstances.
Finally, RJO has demonstrated that drama therapy, victim-focused theater and drama techniques promote the inmates' concepts of accountability.
A diverse range of settings was chosen for the submissions, including systemic family therapy, art and drama therapy, and theological education.
Immediately after screening the Lebanese film, the audience will engage in a discussion with Marianne Kallassy, Program Officer at Catharsis aAC" Lebanese Center for Drama Therapy.
Art therapy and drama therapy, Dr Janet said, are wonderful ways to support children during trauma counselling.
Being the first book of its type to synthesise the use of clinical assessment and evaluation across the disciplines of music therapy (MT), art therapy (AT), drama therapy and multi modal therapy, Miller invited multiple therapists to share individualised case studies.
The drama therapy workshop aims at introducing psychotherapy techniques for specialized personnel