Different form of therapies exists for treating mental health issues. Art therapy, family therapy, story therapy, drama therapy, role playing, to name few.
We have different therapies for different ages.
It is a form of psychotherapy involving the encouragement of free self-expression through painting, drawing, or modelling, used as a remedial or diagnostic activity.
Drama therapy is the intentional use of drama and/or theater processes to achieve therapeutic goals. Drama therapy is active and experiential. This approach can provide the context for participants to tell their stories, set goals and solve problems, express feelings, or achieve catharsis.
Story or Narrative therapy is a form of psychotherapy that seeks to help people identify their values and the skills and knowledge they have to live these values, so they can effectively confront whatever problems they face.
The purpose of Role-Playing Therapy is to help the patient overcome their individual fear. The most common treatments are towards those who have an inept phobia of social interaction which can prevent them from participating in many activities.
Family therapy is a type of psychological counseling (psychotherapy) that helps family members improve communication and resolve conflicts.