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Drama Therapy: Videos

This is a selective guide to Drama Therapy literature. This page is the gateway to books, journal articles, and web resources.

drama therapy Videos--All of the videos on this page are avail. in the Avery Fisher Center. To find more just BobCat!

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Films by Robert J. Landy

Dramatization of Derek's Story performed by: Katherine Dillingham, Chantal Georges, Pen-lu Yang.

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Counseling and Therapy in Video/ Streaming Video:

Some titles:

Exploring Narradrama (, 58:01 mins

Exploring Narradrama (, 58:01 mins

Trauma and the Body: A Psychodramatic Approach (, 100:16 mins

Healing Childhood Abuse Through Psychodrama (, 98:25 mins

Person-Centered Expressive Arts Therapy (, 117:51 mins

Filmakers Library Online/ Streaming Video

voices from the inside

Voices from Inside' follows German-born theater artist Karina Epperlein into a federal women's prison where she began teaching weekly classes as a volunteer in 1992. Her racially mixed group of women prisoners becomes a circle of trust and healing. Epperlein also talks to the children of the women.

elder Voices

In this film we see a group of elderly men and women who live in Amsterdam House participating in the various activities of the workshop which include the therapeutic use of drama and improvisational acting.

I can do that theatre

Demonstrates the use of theater by the Asian American Residential Recovery Services in San Francisco as an effective therapeutic treatment tool that enables Asian American substance abusers to better understand and overcome their addictions.


In a series of vignettes from sessions led by six drama theropists, the dreams, traumas, and anxieties of youngsters with special needs are the core of drama therapy experience. The children and adolescents featured in this film have various disabilities; some have severe neurological and cognitive problems, some are emotionally disturbed; others are retarded, blind, and partially sighted.

Playback theatre

Interactive improvisational theatre from true stories for dialogue, community building, and entertainment presents a training DVD for new students, experienced practitioners, company leaders, trainers, and educators. Includes a complete show filmed live

Child drama & dance therapy [videorecording] : playing & pretending

Expressive art therapy group [videorecording] : the green creature within