Playful awakening : releasing the gift of play in your life /
This eloquent ode to keeping a place for playfulness in adulthood explores the importance of play for leading a happy, authentic and harmonious life. Inspired by a plethora of writers and artists as well as the Core Process psychotherapy model, it reveals how play helps us understand ourselves, heal...
London ; Philadelphia :
Jessica Kingsley Publishers,
Table of Contents:
- Rologue. Act one. 1. The universality of play. 2. Towards a definition. 3. The cloak. 4. Play the weaver. Act two. 5. Falling asleep. 6. The day of the square yellow sun
- Obstacles to play. 7. Deadly play. 8. The shadow side of play. Act three. 9. The call from the great below
- Aspiration to awaken. 10. Manifestations of play. 11. Play for surviving, play for thriving. 12. Staying awake.