drama therapy


Also found in: Medical, Wikipedia.
Related to drama therapy: psychodrama

drama therapy

n.
Psychotherapy that incorporates the use of dramatic techniques, such as improvisation and performance.
Mentioned in ?
References in periodicals archive ?
Encouraging respect and empathy toward people with mental illnesses is the message of "From the Bottom of My Brain," a powerful play developed after nearly three years of weekly drama therapy sessions with residents of Al-Fanar psychiatric hospital.
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.
Drama therapy helps inmates address real-life relationships and social situations through drama.
The Faculty of Health, Social Care and Education and the Faculty of Medical Science within Anglia Ruskin University seeks an Occupational Health service for its students undertaking Nursing (all branches), Midwifery, Operating Department Practice, Paramedic Science, Healthcare Science, Social Work, Health Visiting, Drama Therapy, Music Therapy and Early Years Professional Studies to enable them to meet the requisite occupational health standards to fulfil their training and practice placement requirements.
These interventions include educational and tutoring services, career preparation, life and coping skills, art therapy, drama therapy, and mentoring.
At the centre of these services, the clinic provides mental health counselling and psychotherapy, marriage counselling, art and drama therapy for individuals, couples, families and groups, drama, and movement classes for kids and teenagers.
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.
This was my main project, and this is what I suggested to the Lebanese government since 2006, saying that drama therapy can be a sustainable rehabilitative programme for the inmates," she said.