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The Living Stage

An indispensable guide for all clinicians interested in experiential therapy, this book is a primer on psychodrama, sociometry and group psychotherapy with step-by-step exercises.Destined to become a classic for any experiential therapy library, this is a basic primer on psychodrama, sociometry and group psychotherapy. With a foreword by Zerka Moreno, wife of the late J.L. Moreno, the father of experiential therapy, the book gives clinicians the tools to understand the theory and practice of experiential therapy.@TianDayton.com...

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Neuro Psychodrama

A Transformative Model for HealingWORDS ARE NOT ENOUGH to reach the deep recesses of the mind that are affected by trauma. When someone who has been traumatized gets triggered, they enter a mind-body combustion that all too often leads to acting-out behaviors and/ or self-medication. We need forms of therapy that move past cognition and into those disturbed inner states that drive dysfunctional behavior. We need models of treatment that teach as they heal so that when clients get triggered they can absorb and learn the skills of emotional regulation from those around them that...

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Therapist’s Guide [Relationship Trauma Repair]

This user friendly Therapists Guide contains step by step, experiential group exercises designed to teach clients about the impact of PTSD and relationship trauma while offering therapeutic, reparative experiences both on a personal and group level. The exercises also offer many structured moments for group members to connect in meaningful and supportive ways that develop group cohesion and teach intimacy skills. It is designed to make leading groups safe, is simple and effective for the therapist and to facilitate healing and group cohesion through an interpersonal, interactive process.@TianDayton.com...

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Drama Games

Experiential therapy is used to locate repressed feelings and re-experience them. Once we feel them in the present, we can come to terms with them and put them in their proper perspective. We can use our energies to truly enter into the moment with all our awareness. The quality of our happiness lies in our ability to experience what is around us. Feelings are often attached to roles. When we experiment with different roles we gain information about our personal history and play with new possibilities for change. Games help us to increase concentration, develop...

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The Drama Within

Here is the first comprehensive book on psychodrama, the experiential therapy rapidly gaining popularity with clinicians and treatment centers worldwide. Psychodrama is a powerful action method with very specific techniques that can be effective in reducing trauma, releasing pent-up emotions and learning new behavior.Tian Dayton, one of the field's most respected practitioners, brings together a complete examination of the theory and practice of pyschodrama, directions for specific drama games and methods for applying the theory and games in the treatment of trauma and addiction.@TianDayton.com...

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