Bibliotherapy for children
What is it about?
The focus of this article is on bibliotherapy and child development. Particular attention is given to collaboration between psychologists and educators. The authors identify and discuss the benefits of bibliotherapy, provide guidelines for practice, and discuss implementation. Cautions, new directions, and particular issues relating to bibliotherapy in Portugal conclude this article.
Why is it important?
Bibliotherapy could be an important tool to use in different settings, as a way to promote critical thinking. It is a dynamic and interactive process that allows discussion and analysis of situations in a non-frightening way, which promotes insight and helps in the creation of new meanings.
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