A Therapeutic Approach to Teaching Poetry: Individual Development, Psychology, and Social Reparation
by Todd O. Williams (Goodreads Author)
A Therapeutic Approach to Teaching Poetry develops a poetry pedagogy that offers significant benefits to students by helping them to achieve a sense of renewal (a deeper awareness of self and potentials) and reparation (a realistic, but positive and proactive worldview). Todd O. Williams offers a thorough examination of the therapeutic potential of poetry, explaining its p...more
Hardcover, 198 pages
Published June 19th 2012 by Palgrave Macmillan
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Todd Williams grew up in the Washington D.C. area. He has earned degrees in English Literature from Ohio University (BA), University of New Mexico (MA), and Kent State University (PhD). His articles have appeared in several journals including Prose Studies, Journal of Poetry Therapy, Reader, Evolutionary Review, and Journal of William Morris Studies. His primary field of interest is nineteenth-cen...moreMore about Todd O. Williams...