Journal - Play for Life
Play for Life, published at least three times a year is
available free of charge to all PTI, PTUK PTC and PTIrl Members. Back copies
may be purchased - phone 01825 761143
Play for Life was originally launched as Play UK; the UK’s
first journal aimed at providing comprehensive information that is of practical
help to play therapists and everyone working therapeutically, using play, with
children or have an interest in the subject. Its purpose is to be a lively
practitioner journal with a wide mixture of material.
It has recently become an international journal to serve the
needs of play therapy worldwide. Contents include editorial statements, original
play therapy articles, synopses, case histories, reviews of research papers,
books etc. news items, details of conferences, workshops, courses and
guidelines for career development.
The Journal also acts as a forum for discussion and making
Its subject matter covers all types of therapy that are
applicable to working with children including: art, creative visualisation,
drama, music, storytelling as well as play therapy. Advertising material will
not exceed 25% of the total space.
All manuscripts and correspondence should be sent preferably
by email to: firstname.lastname@example.org.
These should be attached as Word or rich text format (RTF) files. Alternatively
they may be posted to the Editor using a floppy disc. Please enquire about
other production guidelines and editorial requirements.
Play for Life accepts advertisements for jobs, courses,
books, journals, conferences etc. relating to therapeutic work with children.
For details please contact PTUK's
Administrator on 01825 761143 or email email@example.com
Current readership is over 1000.
Availability - the benefits of being a member!
The Play for Life Journal is one of the many great benefits
of being a member. Not only do you get a paper copy of the Journal you also get
access, using your membership details, to the PTUK Resources website which
enables you to download all previous Journal articles and book reviews as well
as MA abstracts. Now has never been a better time to be a member.
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