Psychodrama in Action
by Zerka Moreno
Psychodrama in Action shows Zerka masterfully conducting an actual psychodrama session with a group of experienced psychodrama practitioners. 

Part of the 3-video series: The Zerka T. Moreno Psychodrama Series
Psychodrama in Action shows Zerka masterfully conducting an actual psychodrama session with a group of experienced psychodrama practitioners. The protagonist Frank has been having great difficulty completing his doctoral thesis on psychodrama. Zerka directs him in several powerful scenes, including role reversals with his thesis as well as with his grandfather. Interspersed throughout is voiceover commentary from Zerka explaining her thoughts and rationale for her interventions. This video is certain to become a classic in the field for years to come.

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What therapists are saying…

"What a fantastic resource. The DVDs of Zerka Moreno discussing and directing psychodrama are of great quality, highly lucid and informative. Thank you so much for creating this valuable resource. We will show them to our trainees and discuss them for years to come"

-- Clark Baim, Co-Director, Birmingham Institute for Psychodrama, UK
"Psychodrama in Action portrays a master demonstration by the preeminent figure in the field. This historic document is worthy of multiple viewings by mature practitioners as well as beginning students"

-- Adam Blatner, MD, Author of Foundations of Psychodrama and Acting In
"Zerka Moreno is the co-creator of psychodrama and its guiding light. Her generosity of spirit, talent and acumen are captured here so that her legacy can remain alive to anyone interested in this powerfully healing and restorative method. She is a gift to the world."

-- Tian Dayton, PhD, Author of The Living Stage: A Step by Step Guide for Psychodrama, Sociometry and Experiential Group Therapy and 12 other books.
"Watching these videos was a fantastic experience. I was able to see Zerka's beautiful way of handling the method, her eloquent way to describe the different techniques , as well as discuss and clarify several central aspects of Psychodrama."

-- Dalmiro M Bustos, M.D., Director of the Moreno institute Buenos Aires and Sao Paulo, author of 18 books on psychodrama, sociometry, and group psychotherapy
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Length of video: 1:28:00

Number of Discs: 1

English subtitles available on: Stream

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Individual ISBN-10 #: 1-60124-084-8

Individual ISBN-13 #: 978-1-60124-084-2

Group ISBN-10 #: 1-60124-085-6

Group ISBN-13 #: 978-1-60124-085-9

Zerka Moreno, TEP, along with her late husband, J.L. Moreno, developed the theory and practice of psychodrama. Zerka has taught psychodrama worldwide for more than 30 years since J.L. Moreno's death and is recognized as a leader in further realizing his vision. Her research and writing can now be found in a collection, The Quintessential Zerka: Writings by Zerka T. Moreno on Psychodrama, Sociometry and Group Psychotherapy.

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CE credits: 2

Learning Objectives:

  • Describe the key instruments of psychodrama including the director, protagonist, auxiliary ego and group.
  • Deepen awareness of how this legendary psychodrama practitioner and teacher works.
  • Learn how techniques such as doubling and role reversal can foster rapid therapeutic change.
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