Year: 1998 Source: Professional School Counseling, v.1, no.5, (June 1998), p.50-53 SIEC No: 19980927

The purpose of this article is to describe various counselling applications of puppetry with children including assessment, therapy, behaviour modification & group therapy. Practical factors affecting the selection of puppets are considered, e.g. choosing puppets which fit both children’s & adult’s hands. The basic skills of puppet use are also reviewed. (25 refs.)