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Title: Dr. Garry Landreth Papers, 1975-2000Add to your cart.
ID: 02/06/ U0471
Primary Creator: Landreth, Garry L.
Extent: 12.0 Boxes
Arrangement: The tapes are arranged in the order they were received in.
Date Acquired: 00/00/2013
Forms of Material: Videotapes
Languages: English


This collection contains recordings of play therapy sessions or instructional tapes created under the direction or involvement of Dr. Garry Landreth.

Scope and Contents of the Materials

The materials in this collection involve the use of play therapy to help children understand tramatic or stressful situations in their lives.  The tapes were created by Dr. Landreth in the Center for Play Therapy at the University of North Texas. The tapes are in a variety of formats (Betacam, reel to reel, and VHS).

Biographical Note

Garry L. Landreth earned his bachelor’s degree at Southeastern State College(1958), his master’s and doctor’s degrees at the University of New Mexico (1962 and 1966).  Dr. Landreth began teaching in the UNT College of Education in 1967.  In 1988 he founded the Center for Play Therapy, part of the Department of Counseling and Higher Education in the College of Education.  Dr. Landreth is Director Emeritus of the Association for Play Therapy.  Dr. Landreth is the author of Play Therapy: the Art of the Relationship, Child Parent Relationship Therapy (CPRT) : A 10-Session Filial Therapy Model and Child Parent Relationship Therapy (CRPT) Treatment Manual.  Dr. Landreth received the following awards:

University of North Texas Regents Professor

Association for Play Therapy Lifetime Achievement Award

Association for Play Therapy Research Award

Meadows Honor Professor Award

President’s Outstanding Professor Award

Toulouse Scholar Award

Regents Distinguished Professor Award

American Association for Counseling and Development Humanitarian and Caring

            Person Award

Virginia Axline Distinguished Professional Award

Shelton Excellence in Teaching Award

Texas Association for Play Therapy Distinguished Contribution Award

University of North Texas President’s Award

Association for Specialist in Group Work Research Award

Association for Counselor Education and Supervision Counseling Vision and Innovation


[The information was pulled from UNT Catalogs and the web sites for the College of Education, the Department of Counseling and Higher Education and the Center for Play Therapy."]

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Access Information

Access Restrictions:

Selected items in this collection are restricted.  Please contact the UNT Archives for more information.

Use Restrictions:

Reproduction and publication of materials in this collection are subject to the policies of the UNT Archives and Rare Books department.  Copyright restrictions may apply.

Physical Access Note:

This collection is stored off-site and requires a minimum of 24 hour notice prior to use.

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Administrative Information

Repository: University of North Texas Special Collections
Acquisition Source: Dr. Garry Landreth
Acquisition Method: Gift
Preferred Citation: Dr. Garry Landreth Papers, University of North Texas Archives and Rare Books


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