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Get Your Copy of Nature Play & Expressive Therapies

This new book has been a labor of LOVE.... love for NATURE.... love for PLAY and EXPRESSIVE THERAPIES!

When Jamie Langley, Janet Courtney, Roz Heiko, Rose LaPiere and Lynn Louise Wonders joined together to host the first Nature Play Therapy Training Retreat in 2019 with a sold-out group of professionals gathering in the North Georgia Mountains for a weekend, the seeds were planted for this book.

Nature-Based Play and Expressive Therapies addresses a diverse range of therapeutic modalities and a variety case studies applicable to both indoor and outdoor environments.

Every chapter includes case vignettes to support specific accessible interventions and therapeutic approaches. Readers of this book will find an array of topics explored, including ideas for creating outdoor healing gardens and labyrinths, guidelines for using nature to address trauma, working with sand play and storytelling in nature, adapting nature-based interventions over telehealth, and much more.

The chapters in this book written by leading play and expressive therapists, trainers and authors focus on work with children, teens, families and groups, making this book an important addition to the libraries of a variety of mental health professionals.

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