Item description for Helping Bereaved Children, Second Edition: A Handbook for Practitioners by Nancy Webb...
Overview This indispensable casebook and text presents a range of therapeutic approaches and interventions for children who have experienced loss. Illustrated are ways to help preschoolers through adolescents cope with different forms of bereavement, including death in the family, school, or community. Solidly grounded in developmental psychology, the volume both elucidates the principles that guide interventions and offers detailed descriptions of the helping process. In-depth case material is presented in a handy two-column format that provides clinicians and students not only with the content of the sessions, but also with the practitioner's accompanying thoughts and rationale for intervention.
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Studio: The Guilford Press
Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 9.28" Width: 6.38" Height: 1.14" Weight: 1.54 lbs.
Release Date Feb 28, 2002
Publisher The Guilford Press
ISBN 1572306327 ISBN13 9781572306325
Availability 0 units.
More About Nancy Webb
Nancy Boyd Webb, DSW, BCD, RPT-S, a board-certified diplomate in clinical social work and a registered play therapy supervisor, is a leading authority on play therapy with children who have experienced loss and traumatic bereavement. Dr. Webb was Professor at the Fordham University School of Social Service from 1979 until 2008, where she held the endowed James R. Dumpson Chair in Child Welfare Studies, was named University Distinguished Professor of Social Work, and founded Fordham s Post-Master s Certificate Program in Child and Adolescent Therapy. Author or editor of numerous books, Dr. Webb is a consulting editor for the "Journal of Child and Adolescent Trauma." She is a past board member of the New York Association for Play Therapy and is on the editorial advisory board for the journal "Trauma and Loss: Research Interventions." Dr. Webb is an active supervisor, consultant, and trainer, and presents frequently at play therapy, social work, trauma, and bereavement conferences in the United States and internationally."
Nancy Boyd Webb was born in 1932 and has an academic affiliation as follows - Fordham University, New York, NY, Editor.