Essay: Developmental stages of children and adolescents
Children and adolescents often face difficulties while in their developmental stages. This is more so, because growth and development brings about unfamiliar changes which they cannot completely comprehend. As such it becomes inevitable that they will find themselves in many psychological crises which require the intervention and implementation of psychiatric therapy.
This paper will focus on the most effective play and non play therapy techniques for children and adolescents. In regard to this, the techniques will be employed in individual, family and group therapy case studies. In addition, an analysis of both legal and ethical requirements of these counseling strategies will be incorporated in the study. Ultimately, the goal is to determine which of these two therapy techniques is more effective in the counseling of children and adolescents.