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    DescriptionGeese Theatre UK was formed in 1987 and is renowned across the criminal justice field. Members of the company devise and perform issue-based plays and conduct workshops and training in prisons, young offender institutions, probation centres and related settings. The company has worked in virtually every prison and each probation area in the UK and Ireland - and also works with youth offending teams. The "Geese Theatre Handbook" explains the thinking behind the company's approach to applied drama with offenders and people at risk of offending, including young people. It also contains over 100 exercises with explanations, instructions and suggestions to help practitioners develop their own style and approach. The materials can be readily adapted to other settings including conflict resolution, restorative justice and interpersonal skills training.The handbook is a key resource for: Offending behaviour groupworkers; Probation officers; Youth workers; Youth offending teams; Prison officers; Social workers; Criminologists; Community workers; Forensic psychologists; Psychotherapists; Community theatre workers and actors; Drama teachers; Drama-in-education and theatre-in-education practitioners; Drama therapists and other creative arts therapists; Adventure therapists; Group and individual therapists and counsellors; Mental health professionals; Psychodramatists; Sociodramatists; Professional team builders; Team supervisors; Family therapists; Staff training and development officers; Conflict resolution workers; And special needs workers and teachers.

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    The Geese Theatre Handbook
    Drama with Offenders and People at Risk
    Authors and contributors
    Edited by Clark Baim, Edited by Sally Brookes, Edited by Alan Mountford
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 223
    Width: 170 mm
    Height: 246 mm
    Thickness: 15 mm
    Weight: 454 g
    ISBN 13: 9781872870670
    ISBN 10: 1872870678

    B&T Book Type: NF
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    BIC E4L: CRI
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    B&T Merchandise Category: TXT
    B&T Modifier: Subject Development: 20
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: S3.3
    BIC subject category V2: JFSP1, JFSP2
    B&T Modifier: Geographic Designator: 04
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    B&T General Subject: 750
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    Ingram Subject Code: PS
    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 25350
    LC classification: HV
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    Abridged Dewey: 364
    B&T Modifier: Academic Level: 03
    BIC subject category V2: JKVC
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    BISAC V2.8: PER011000, PSY048000
    BIC subject category V2: JKVQ1
    BISAC V2.8: SOC030000
    DC22: 365.66
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    Thema V1.0: JBSP1, ATD, JBSP2, JKVC, JKVQ1
    Waterside Press
    Imprint name
    Waterside Press
    Publication date
    08 March 2002
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    'A generous book [which] provides a treasure chest of games and exercise for any group setting ... a wealth of food for thought ... for trainers of all kinds ... an invaluable addition to the Waterside list'Criminal Justice Matters'An invaluable resource'Prison Service News'Fascinating ... Excellent ... If you're involved with offenders or other risk groups, buy it'The Magistrate'An absolute treasure trove for people who work with groups - in mental health, schools, training, social work - wherever'Mental Health Today