Creative Arts Therapies and Clients with Eating Disorders PDF ePub eBook

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Creative Arts Therapies and Clients with Eating Disorders free pdf Drawing on the expertise of leading creative arts therapists from around the world, this book provides a comprehensive examination of the role of the creative arts in the treatment of clients with eating disorders (EDs). The book explores how art, dance and movement, drama, music, and poetry therapies have fostered insights, growth, and recovery for patients across ED diagnoses (anorexia nervosa, bulimia nervosa, binge eating disorder and compulsive overeating disorder), and comorbid diagnoses. It illustrates how each creative arts modality is implemented in the ED treatment process and covers a variety of treatment levels (residential, inpatient, intensive outpatient and outpatient). Each chapter is enriched with case illustrations to provide a greater depth of understanding of how the methods are used in clinical practice. This book is an incomparable overview of the value and diverse uses of the creative arts in the treatment of EDs, and it will be of interest to all arts therapists, psychodrama therapists, family therapists, as well as students of these disciplines.

About Annie Heiderscheit

Annie Heiderscheit, Ph.D., MT-BC, LMFT is the Director of the Master of Music Therapy program at Augsburg College in Minneapolis, MN and assistant professor at the Center for Spirituality and Healing at the University of Minnesota. She has spent 17 years in clinical practice working with clients in various levels of eating disorder treatment. She has 25 years of clinical experience as a board certified music therapist in various mental health and medical settings. Dr. Heiderscheit frequently presents internationally and nationally on her research and clinical practice. She has published extensively in peer-reviewed journals and book chapters. She currently serves as the past president of the World Federation of Music Therapy (WFMT) and the Director of Development and Finance for the International Association of Music and Medicine (IAMM).

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Author : Annie Heiderscheit
Publisher : Jessica Kingsley Publishers
Data Published : 21 November 2015
ISBN : 184905911X
EAN : 9781849059114
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 416 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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