Article Correctness Is Author's Responsibility: Investigating group Adlerian play therapy for children with disruptive behaviors: A single-case research design.

Children with disruptive behaviors have an increased risk of ongoing and more severe problems throughout life. Early intervention can mitigate these consequences. We used a single-case design to research the impact of Adlerian group play therapy on chi…

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Article Correctness Is Author's Responsibility: Part 1: Why child-centered play therapists should care about play-based social interventions for youth with ASD.

The field of child-centered play therapy has long recognized the value of play for children’s growth and development, however other fields of inquiry have come to realize the value of play as well, such as play-based social interventions for youth with…

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Article Correctness Is Author's Responsibility: Exploring the impact of child-centered play therapy on academic achievement of at-risk kindergarten students.

This study of at-risk Kindergarten students examined the effectiveness of child-centered play therapy (CCPT) on academic achievement. The experimental group received biweekly, 30 min play therapy sessions for 6 weeks. Findings indicated that the Kinder…

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Article Correctness Is Author's Responsibility: Meta-analysis of single-case evaluations of child-centered play therapy for treating mental health symptoms.

As the demand for childhood mental health intervention rises, there is a need for increased evidentiary support for developmentally sensitive approaches that address childhood mental health symptoms. Child-centered play therapy (CCPT) has been recogniz…

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Article Correctness Is Author's Responsibility: Measuring the impact of a school-based, integrative approach to play therapy on students with autism and their classroom instructors.

The authors of this study measured the impact of a school-based, integrative approach to play therapy (PT) on four elementary- and middle-school-aged students with autism and their classroom instructors. The play therapist conducted 15 weekly PT sessio…

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