Johnson and Morgan (1995) Use of a Drawing Task in the Treatment of Nightmares in Combat-Related Post-Traumatic Stress Disorders
literature type:journal article
reference:David Read Johnson and Charles A. Morgan. Art Therapy: Journal of the American Art Therapy Association. 1995; Vol. 12, No. 4: pp 244-247.
description:Treatment of nightmares in two Vietnam veterans with post-traumatic stress disorder was conducted comparing a drawing task with a writing task. In a 12-week intervention in which drawing and writing were alternated, both subjects reported reduction in frequency and intensity of their nightmares in the drawing condition.