Dukes, Sally Dexter|

Journal of Sandplay Therapy, Volume 3, Number 2, 1994

KEY WORDS: sandplay therapy, child, depression, clinical example, loss, initiation, adoption.

ABSTRACT: This article is the written account of a case that was delivered at an international members meeting in New Mexico in 1993. This case is about a young girl’s struggle to find a sense of self after being abused by her biological mother, abandoned to foster care, and being adopted into a loving family.