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Descriptor in English: Play Therapy
Descriptor in Spanish: Ludoterapia
Descriptor in Portuguese: Ludoterapia
Descriptor in French: Ludothérapie
Entry term(s): Play Therapies
Sandplay
Sandplay Therapies
Sandplay Therapy
Sandplays
Therapies, Play
Therapies, Sandplay
Therapy, Play
Therapy, Sandplay
Tree number(s): E02.190.888.625
F04.754.664
Scope note: A treatment technique utilizing play as a medium for expression and communication between patient and therapist.
Allowable Qualifiers: CL classification
EC economics
ED education
ES ethics
HI history
IS instrumentation
LJ legislation & jurisprudence
MT methods
OG organization & administration
SN statistics & numerical data
ST standards
TD trends
Online Note: search ACTING OUT 1968 & PROJECTIVE TECHNIQUES 1966-67
History Note: 69; was see under ACTING OUT 1968, was see under PROJECTIVE TECHNIQUES 1963-67
DeCS UI: 11417
Descriptor UI: D010989
Date Established: 1969/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2008/07/08
Play Therapy - Preferred
Concept UI M0017035
Scope note A treatment technique utilizing play as a medium for expression and communication between patient and therapist.
Preferred term Play Therapy
Entry term(s) Play Therapies
Therapies, Play
Therapy, Play
Sandplay Therapy - Narrower
Concept UI M0517957
Scope note A therapeutic method involving the use of sandtray or sandbox, and the nonverbal imageries created by sandplay.
Preferred term Sandplay Therapy
Entry term(s) Sandplay
Sandplay Therapies
Sandplays
Therapies, Sandplay
Therapy, Sandplay



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