You are here: all Journals and Issues→ Journal→ Issue→ Article
HOSPITAL CLOWN IN THE STRUCTURE OF TECHNOLOGIES OF SOCIO-CULTURAL REHABILITATION
The aim is generalization of experience of realization the technologies of hospital clown and clown therapy in the practice of socio-cultural activity. The features of development the technologies of hospital clown in the Russian and foreign practice of social-cultural rehabilitation are open up. The phenomenon of the hospital clown is studied as a system of its tasks, functions, evolution in Russia and foreign countries. The features of the education of volunteers and professionals are investigated in area of clown therapy; the most effective approaches and receptions were analyzed. The analysis of activity of international organizations in the area of clown therapy is given. The experience of activity of leading specialists in the area of hospital clown (P. Adams, W. Bernie, C. Simonds, V.M. Olshansky, K. Sedov and others is considered. The main direction of activity of the organizations of hospital clown - providing of regular social support and help in the hospitals and in the hospices for children with heavy diseases and their parents are presented. This type of socio-cultural rehabilitation supposes a help in socialization and harmonization of children-orphans in child’s houses and child’s funny houses; assistance of adaptation and rehabilitation the children, getting in difficult vital situations as a result of emergencies.
hospital clown; clown therapy; art therapy, socio-cultural rehabilitation; professional and volunteer hospital clown
Full-text in one file
1. Sedov K. Bol'nichnye klouny: ot volonterstva k professii [The Hospital Clown: from volunteering to profession]… Moscow, Hospital Clowns Publ., 2014. 56 p. (In Russian). 2. Redman Joseph Fungus So Many Children with No One to Hug Them. The Hospital Clown Newsletter, PO Box 8957, Emeryville, CA 94662, vol. 11, no. 4, pp. 16-17. 3. Ford K., Courtney-Pratt H., Tesch L., Johnson C. More than just clowns – Clown Doctor rounds and their impact for children, families and staff. Child Health Care, 2014, September 18, pp. 286-296. 4. Kinsman R.A., Gregory D.M. Humor and laughter in palliative care: An ethnographic investigation. Palliative and Supportive Care, 2004, vol. 2, pp. 139-148. 5. Warren B. Fools for Health: Introducing Clown-Doctors to Windsor Hospitals. Creating A Theatre In Your Classroom & Community. North York, Captus University Publications, 2003, pp. 225-246. 6. Warren B. Using the Creative Arts in Therapy: A Practical Introduction. London, 1993. 194 p. 7. Warren B. Drama Games: A practical introduction to drama games and activities for people of all ages and abilities (Revisited). Ontario, Captus Press. 202 p. 8. Simonds C., Warren B. The Clown Doctor Chronicles. Amsterdam, New York, Rodopi, 2004. 193 p. 9. Kushlyaeva O., Postovalova Ya., Kozich S. Sotsial'nyy tsirk (Karolin Simon, Ditlind Budde, Petch Adams) [Social circus (Karolin Simon, Ditlind Budde, Petch Adams)]. Peterburgskiy teatral'nyy zhurnal, 2014. no. 1 (75), pp. 177-185. (In Russian). 10. European Federation of Hospital Clown Organizations (EFHCO). Available at: http://www. efhco.eu/home (accessed 12.01.2016). 11. Ol'shanskiy V.M. Put' klouna. Istoriya smekhoterapii [The path of clown. History of laughter therapy]. Moscow, Zebra E Publ., 2013. 368 p. (In Russian). 12. Borisova E. Bol'nichnyy kloun – dushevnyy spetsialist [The hospital clown – the heartwarming specialist]. Ezhenedel'nik “Argumenty i Fakty”, 2012, 24 October, no. 43. Available at: http://www.vlad.aif.ru/society/persona/64811 (accessed 12.01.2016). 13. Sirotina T.V., Miller S.M. Bol'nichnaya klounada kak tekhnologiya adaptatsii i reabilitatsii rebenka v bol'nichnom uchrezhdenii [Hospital clowns as adaptation technology for child in the hospitals]. Baikal Research Journal, 2015, vol. 6, no. 6. Available at: http://brj-bguep.ru/64811 (accessed 12.01.2016).
Section of issue
Methods of sociocultural activity organization
Для корректной работы сайта используйте один из современных браузеров. Например, Firefox 55, Chrome 60 или более новые.