chapter  6
Promoting Paired Play: A Play Inventory for Couples
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It is clear that many couples are perplexed in this area; they just do not see the opportunities in their lives for play. ey become so creatively blocked that nothing comes to mind when they are asked what they would want to do for fun. If therapists give couples an assignment of playing together, it is sometimes almost like telling them to go home and talk when they do not currently have any eective conversation tools. With play, a couple also needs tools, ideas, and suggestions.