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The Sandtray: Group Techniques

  • Russell Bader
  • Revel Miller


The purpose of this paper is to describe a non-directive, dramatic, projective technique used to elicit mental imagery—the sandtray. Although originally associated with individual psychotherapy, it has recently been used in group therapy with adolescents and adults (Miller, 1979; Mizushima, 1971-1972).


Mental Imagery Child Psychiatry Projective Technique Group Technique Professional Psychology 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Russell Bader
    • 1
  • Revel Miller
    • 2
  1. 1.Private PracticeFresnoUSA
  2. 2.California School of Professional PsychologyFresnoUSA

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