David A. Crenshaw

David A. Crenshaw, PhD, ABPP, RPT-S, is Clinical Director of the Children's Home of Poughkeepsie, New York. A Fellow of the American Psychological Association and of its Division of Child and Adolescent Psychology, he is past president of the Hudson Valley Psychological Association, which honored him with its Lifetime Achievement Award, and of the New York Association for Play Therapy. Dr. Crenshaw has taught graduate play therapy courses at Johns Hopkins University and has published widely on child therapy, child abuse and trauma, and resilience in children.

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Creative Arts and Play Therapy for Attachment Problems

Creative Arts and Play Therapy for Attachment Problems

Edited by Cathy A. Malchiodi, David A. Crenshaw

  • Paperback £21.99

This book vividly shows how creative arts and play therapy can help children recover from experiences of disrupted or insecure attachment. Leading practitioners explore the impact of early... (more)

Play Therapy: A Comprehensive Guide to Theory and Practice

Play Therapy: A Comprehensive Guide to Theory and Practice

Edited by David A. Crenshaw, Anne L. Stewart

  • Paperback £28.99

This authoritative work brings together leading play therapists to describe state-of-the-art clinical approaches and applications. The book explains major theoretical frameworks and summarizes the... (more)

What to Do When Children Clam Up in Psychotherapy: Interventions to Facilitate Communication

What to Do When Children Clam Up in Psychotherapy: Interventions to Facilitate Communication

Edited by Cathy Malchiodi, David A. Crenshaw

  • Paperback £18.89 (RRP : £20.99 save £2.10)

Therapists who work with children and adolescents are frequently faced with nonresponsive, reticent, or completely nonverbal clients. This volume brings together expert clinicians who explore why 4-... (more)

A Handbook of Play Therapy with Aggressive Children

A Handbook of Play Therapy with Aggressive Children

by David A. Crenshaw, John Mordock

  • Hardback £67.50 (RRP : £75.00 save £7.50)

This comprehensive compilation of specific and practical techniques is for child and play therapists to draw on in the treatment of aggressive children. The book is useful to new as well as seasoned... (more)

Evocative Strategies in Child and Adolescent Psychotherapy

Evocative Strategies in Child and Adolescent Psychotherapy

by David A. Crenshaw

  • Hardback £67.50 (RRP : £75.00 save £7.50)

Offers child therapy techniques that are informed by an integration of psychoanalytic and attachment theories and can be integrated into a variety of therapy methods. Crenshaw offers new child... (more)

Therapeutic Engagement of Children and Adolescents: Play, Symbol, Drawing, and Storytelling Strategies

Therapeutic Engagement of Children and Adolescents: Play, Symbol, Drawing, and Storytelling Strategies

by David A. Crenshaw

  • Paperback £31.46 (RRP : £34.95 save £3.49)

This book addresses the challenges faced when children who refuse to talk, children who lack psychological mindedness, teens who experience a strong aversion to the influence of any adult, and... (more)

Evocative Strategies in Child and Adolescent Psychotherapy

Evocative Strategies in Child and Adolescent Psychotherapy

by David A. Crenshaw

  • Paperback £31.46 (RRP : £34.95 save £3.49)

Informed by an amalgamation of psychoanalytic and attachment theories, the techniques offered in this book can be employed alongside a variety of therapeutic modalities, such as evidenced-based... (more)

Child and Adolescent Psychotherapy: Wounded Spirits and Healing Paths

Child and Adolescent Psychotherapy: Wounded Spirits and Healing Paths

Edited by David A. Crenshaw

  • Paperback £26.96 (RRP : £29.95 save £2.99)

This edited collection addresses the multiple sources of wounding of children and teens in contemporary life. The book conveys a message of hope and optimism, even in work with children who might be... (more)

Creative Arts and Play Therapy for Attachment Problems

Creative Arts and Play Therapy for Attachment Problems

Edited by Cathy A. Malchiodi, David A. Crenshaw

  • Hardback £49.49 (RRP : £54.99 save £5.50)

This book vividly shows how creative arts and play therapy can help children recover from experiences of disrupted or insecure attachment. Leading practitioners explore the impact of early... (more)

Play Therapy: A Comprehensive Guide to Theory and Practice

Play Therapy: A Comprehensive Guide to Theory and Practice

by David A. Crenshaw, Anne Stewart

  • Hardback £56.69 (RRP : £62.99 save £6.30)

This authoritative work brings together leading play therapists to describe state-of-the-art clinical approaches and applications. The book explains major theoretical frameworks and summarizes the... (more)

Play Therapy Interventions to Enhance Resilience

Play Therapy Interventions to Enhance Resilience

Edited by David A. Crenshaw, Robert Brooks

  • Hardback £28.56 (RRP : £30.99 save £2.43)

The importance of therapeutic play in helping children recover from adversity has long been recognized. This unique volume brings together experts on resilience, trauma, and play therapy to describe... (more)

Termination Challenges in Child Psychotherapy

Termination Challenges in Child Psychotherapy

by Eliana Gil, David A. Crenshaw

  • Hardback £22.99

Ending therapy in an appropriate and meaningful way is especially important in work with children and adolescents, yet the topic is often overlooked in clinical training. From leading child... (more)

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