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       Reference list

  • Cooper PR. & Davis DA. (2016)  Using Writing as Therapy: Finding identity—an evaluation of its effects upon clinical outcomes and service.  International Journal of Therapy and Rehabilitation, February 2016, Vol 23, No 2.
  • Cooper PR (2014) Using Writing as Therapy: finding identity. British Journal of Occupational Therapy, 77(12), 619–622.
  • Cooper PR(2014) The Diary Lifeline: more than just a memory aid. OT News February:22(2).
  • Cooper PR (2013) Writing for depression in health care. British Journal of Occupational Therapy, 76(4), 186-193.
  • Cooper, PR (2012 ) Can the Use of Writing Lower Rumination of Negative Thoughts in Adults? International Journal of Therapy and Rehabilitation (IJTR).Vol 19:No.1.
  • Cooper, PR (2012) Community Options: The Community Options Family Album. Project: collecting stories from clients over the years for the Anniversary of charity: Community Options.
  • Cooper, PR. (2010) Nursing Practice Comment: Mental Health Professionals Need to End Tensions and Work Together. Vol.106 No.11 (p.9).
  • Cooper, PR. (2009) Writing as story weaving. The Royal College of Psychiatrists newsletter October 2009 Issue 10 (pp.20-21).
  • Cooper, PR. (2009) Introducing Using Writing As Therapy: A Six Session Course. The Royal College of Psychiatrists newsletter. October 2009 Issue 10(pp.16 -17).
  • Cooper, PR. (2009) Chasing my Tale. The Royal College of Psychiatrists newsletter, June Issue 13.
  • Cooper, PR. (2009) The Playground of the Page OT News November 17(11)2009 (p.42).
  • Cooper, P. (2008) The Use of Creative Writing as a Therapeutic Activity for Mental Health in Occupational Therapy. Unpublished Doctor of Philosophy dissertation. University of Sussex.
  • (Copies in libraries at: Oxleas, Sussex, College of Occupational Therapy, and The British Library).
  • Cooper, PR. (2008) On The Buses: A Story of Overcoming Anxiety – Roy's story. Published by Oxleas NHS Foundation Trust in-house: Telling one patients story for use as a coping strategy resource in occupational therapy in-patient service in mental healthcare.
  • Cooper, PR. (2003) Using Writing as Therapy. OT News.
  • Cooper, P. (2001) Take up the CPD Gauntlet. Therapy Weekly. January 2001. Vol:27(27) p.6.
  • Cooper, P. (2001) When the going gets personal. Candle & Keyboard. Summer 2001 edition (p.17).
  • Cooper, PR. (2000) Using Handwriting as Therapy. ACCord. Vol:28 pp18-19.
  • Cooper, P.R. (1999) Using Narrative in the Therapeutic Process. PG Diploma in Creative Writing and Personal Development, University of Sussex.







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