This practical resource book for professionals covers the broad spectrum of students attending special needs schools. Paula Crimmens places therapeutic storymaking within the context of drama therapy and offers practical advice on how to structure and set up sessions to be compatible with special needs learning environments.
1. Getting started 2. The use of traditional stories 3. Helping others 4. Dealing with change 5. Working as a team 6. Trickery and stealing 7. Stories of a special child 8. Unlikely heroes 9. Competitiveness 10. Trust 11. Devising stories : a guide to using stories to explore themes in everyday life 12. Using a visual storyboard with students with autism 13. Drama therapy and engaging the attention of students with an intellectual disability : a research study.
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