Hegeman, Gretchen

Journal of Sandplay Therapy, Volume 1, Number 2, 1991

KEY WORDS: sandplay therapy, miniatures, collection, therapist, container, sand, client, “synchronistic moment,” mother-child unity, Dora Kalff, Martin Kalff, guideline.

ABSTRACT: This essay explores how one develops a sandplay collection, and what it means. The relationship between the unconscious of the therapist, as represented through the collection, with the unconscious of the sandplay is emphasized. A general listing of what a collection should contain is included.