Presented in a format that immediately allows you to see what materials are needed, how much preparation is required and how each game is played, this book presents practical resource material in an accessible format.
Introduction mixing exercises
Games using gentle movement
Puzzles brain teasers
Pen paper games
... and more.
Includes a special outdoor selection, and advice on how to make your group successful.
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SET: Creative Activities in Groupwork
"A book for anyone organising an activity programme this would be an ideal and practical resource for students starting a placement, and a valuable addition to any occupational therapy department or school library." British Journal of Occupational Therapy "An invaluable tool for all those involved in running group activities of all kinds"- DLF Book Review "In my view one of the outstanding features of this book is the clarity of its visual presentation"- J Houston, Mental Handicap "...extremely effective" - Alan Dearling ITRC News
Robin Dynes has worked in an acute psychiatric hospital, been in the probation service and supervised youth groups. He is currently employed in the occupational therapy department of a psychiatric day hospital where he runs a variety of groups which include social and creative activities. Robin is also the author of 'Creative Writing in Groupwork', and activity manual specifically designed to encourage people to express themselves through writing.