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“Jane”: Case Study of a Rape Victim Rehabilitated by Art Therapy

  • Dee Spring


When I first encountered Jane, she was experiencing marked distress and was difficult to work with since she attributed all of her discomfort to others via blame. This included her ex-husband, her children, her mother, her family, the welfare system, environmental influences and circumstances. Her motivation for change appeared high. Through her intellectualization and game playing, however, her willingness to surrender control was low (Perls, 1969).


Rape Victim Teddy Bear Sexual Molestation Healthy Sexual Relationship License Vocational Nursing 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Dee Spring
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  1. 1.H.E.R.E. Rape Crisis ClinicPlacentiaUSA

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