Paper Dolls and Paper Airplanes


A unique collection of more than 80 activities for mental health professionals working with sexually abused children in individual or group therapy sessions. The activities use paper, crayons, stickers, puppets, music, and other items and are designed to lower the threat level of the treatment process, helping children to heal.

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Using solid theoretical framework and extensive practical application. Paper Dolls and Paper Airplanes is an indispensable tool for mental health professionals who work with sexually abused children. This book provides clinicians with activities and ideas that they can use in any treatment program. Each chapter in Paper Dolls and Paper Airplanes is based on a particular treatment issue. Whether carrying out an individual or group program, the therapist can select from a variety of paper-and-pencil exercises, role-playing activities, therapeutic games, puppet shows, and music and art activities. The chapters need not be followed in order-they may be adapted to be used in the client’s comprehensive treatment plan. The activities have been designed to appeal to children, using accepted treatment objectives. The many games and craft activities in Paper Dolls and Paper Airplanes are professional tools to be used as springboards to help sexually traumatized children.

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Weight 1.88 lbs
Dimensions 10.02 × 7 × .95 in