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A Phenomenological, Arts-Based Study of Art Therapists’ Self-Reflective Practice

  title={A Phenomenological, Arts-Based Study of Art Therapists’ Self-Reflective Practice},
  author={Laurie Ponsford-Hill},
This phenomenological, arts-based study examined the experiences of 15 art therapists using five-minute, full-bodied self-portraiture with 55 minutes of self-reflective journaling once a week for four weeks at the end of each work week. The therapists determined the location for this practice. Subsequently, the four artworks, as a serial, were explored with each participant in a one-hour telephone or Skype interview to understand their lived experience through art, and its signs, and symbols… Expand
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