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Body and Aesthetics

Embodied_ Aesthetics_for_Wellbeing © FOCUSZART Freda Blob
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Video to the Reader: Embodied Aesthetics for Wellbeing with Freda Blob, February 7, 2022, Youtube Channel @FocusingOrientedTherapies

Research on Aesthetic Perception and Aesthetic Art Making

Arts and health Active factors and a theory framework of embodied aesthetics ©Sabine C. Koch
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Franzen, Georg & Menzen, Karl-Heinz (eds.) (2022). Rezeptive Kunsttherapie: Das Künstlerische Bild Im Leidenszusammenhang des Patienten. Verlag Karl Alber.

Bianchi, P. (2018): Einen Kunstsinn suchen und finden. Wir können porös sein wie ein Schwamm. In: Kunstforum International. Vom Sinn der Kunst, Bd. 253, S. 45-56.

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Relational Empathy and Compassion

Maureen O'Hara: Relational Empathy: Beyond Modernist Egocentricism to Postmodern Holistic Contextualism

Video Empathy Interview: Maureen O'Hara & Edwin Rutsch: How to Build a Culture of Empathy

Mathew Fox: A Spirituality named Compassion. Uniting Mystical Awareness with Social Justice, 1979/1990/1999, Rochester, Vermont.

Focusing and Focusing Oriented Expressive Arts FOAT®

Talking About Differences. Christiane Geiser

Talking about Differences ©Geiser
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Focusing and Expressive Arts Institute, Director Dr. Laury Rappaport

Rappaport L. (2009): Focusing-Oriented Art Therapy. Acessing the Body's Wisdom and Creative Intelligence, Jessica Kingsley

Rappaport, L.(ed.) (2014): Mindfulness and the Arts Therapies. Theory and Practice, Jessica Kingsley

Rappaport, L. (2023): Focusing-Oriented Expressive Arts Therapy. In: Malchiodi, C. (ed), Handbook of Expressive Arts Therapy, pp.117-141, Guilford.

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