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Title Communicating with children and adolescents : action for change / edited by Anne Bannister and Annie Huntington
Published London ; Philadelphia : Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2002
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Description 1 online resource (240 pages)
Contents Cover; Communicating with Children and Adolescents: Action for Change; Contents; SPECIAL NOTE: CONFIDEBTIALITY STATEMENTS; Part I -- The Curtain Rises; 1. Warming up: Introducing Action Methods and Work with Young People; 2. Setting the Scene: Child Development and the Use of Action Methods; 3. Pause for Thought: Action or Stillness with Young People; Part II -- Action Across Organisational Divides: Health, Education and the Juvenile Justice System; 4. Freeing the Self: Using Psychodrama Techniques with Children and Adolescents who Stammer
Summary At a time when expectations and assumptions about the delivery of services to children and adolescents are being reconfigured - for example, around the rights of children and adolescents as young citizens - adults are seeking to ensure that they deliver services in creative and empowering ways, ensuring that the opinions of young people are actively solicited and encouraged. Action methods - communication methods using the body as well as speech - provide non-threatening ways of communicating which can be understood by children of all ages and from many cultures. This book places action method
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and indexes
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Subject Children and adults.
Interpersonal communication in adolescence.
Interpersonal communication in children.
Parent and teenager.
Drama -- therapeutic use
Social Work.
Form Electronic book
Author Bannister, Anne.
Huntington, Annie, 1962-
LC no. 2002016136
ISBN 1417501715 (electronic bk.)
9781417501717 (electronic bk.)