What Is Art Therapy? The Historical Background to Art Therapy The Emergence of Art Therapy as a Profession in the UK Frames of Reference - Psychoanalysis, Art and Art Therapy Art Therapy in Practice Training - From Apprentice to Practitioner Professional Issues
David Edwards is University Counsellor at University of Sheffield, and a psychodynamic psychotherapist for Derbyshire Dales Community Mental Health Service.
For a comprehensive, and thoughtful introduction to Art Therapy
this is possibly the best place to start. -- Nicholas D. Stein
David Edwards' updated Art Therapy 2nd edition aptly manages to convey a breadth as well as a depth of the profession.This book's accessible and lively style makes it an excellent primary text to gain a comprehensive understanding of art therapy. It makes for essential reading for people interested in the field as well as students and professionals alike.
-- Jonathan Isserow