Without translation for the Portuguese ‘ ‘ Gestalten means? to give form, to give a significant structure? ‘ ‘. … ‘ ‘ Gestaltung, word that indicates a foreseen action, in course or finished, that implies a process to give form, one? formation? ‘ ‘. (grifo of the author; GINGER. S.; GINGER. ., 1995, P.
13). It is a specific way to perceive itself and to the other, ‘ ‘ a way of being, acting and to integrate experincia’ ‘ (RHYNE, 2000, P. 37). For being the arteterapia a method, it integrates theory and practical in its to make, serving of compassing in the orientation of the process. It oportuniza the choice of a methodology that leads in appropriate way the new action, of form to integrate artistic making with the man vision, without breaking up it, but understanding it in the totality of its being and in its particular way to be in the world. ‘ ‘ Gestalt is in such a way an art how much a science and all can practise it its way, translating its personality, its experience and its philosophy of vida’ ‘ (grifo of the author; GINGER. S.; GINGER. ., 1995, p.11).
‘ ‘ The Gestalt therapy is, in the reality, a permission to be creative. Our basic metodolgica tool is the experiment, a mannering boarding to pass to a new platform of functioning. The experiment if dirige to cerne of the resistance, transforming the rigidity into one has supported rubber band for the person. Not it needs to be weighed, serious, nor to have a rigorous evidence; it can be teatral, hilrio, wild, transcendente, Metaphysical, funny. The experiment in the ones of the license to be priests, prostitutes, gays, saints, scholars, magos? all the things, beings and slight knowledge that if occult in us.