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hmazloomian April 11th, 2005 06:55 PM

Analysis of client’s artwork
 
I am researching the notion of analysis as it refers to the work of art therapists. Specifically I am interested in differing ideas about weather analysis has a place in art therapy or not. By analysis I mean any suppositions and conclusions made about the art work and it’s contents either with the clients input and collaboration or with out it. I would like to ask if anyone is aware of articles, book chapters or books relating to this issue. I will be very grateful for your assistance in the matter. You may send any ideas or responses to my e mail address: hmazloomian@hotmail.com .
Regards, Hoda

Dave_D September 12th, 2010 06:01 AM

Re: Analysis of client’s artwork
 
I believe (and my knowledge is limited here) that British and American art therapy differs in this respect. Certainly I have been told that British art therapists almost never interpret clients art work, whereas their American counterparts may be more likely to utilize the art work as a diagnostic tool.
This may not be accurate, though, as I say, my knowledge is limited.


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