Title

Poetry Therapy as a Tool of Cognitively Based Practice

Publication Date

2006

Document Type

Article

Abstract

This paper illustrates the potential uses of poetry therapy for practitioners interested in cognitively based psychotherapies. Separate brief discussions of cognitive therapy and the uses of poetry and poetry therapy are presented. The congruence between these two approaches is addressed. Sample exercises and poems as illustrations are presented that demonstrate this congruence.

Publication Title

The Arts in Psychotherapy

Volume

33

Issue

3

First Page

180

Last Page

187

DOI

10.1016/j.aip.2005.11.002

Version

pre-print, post-print

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