Play Therapy Basics

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Play Therapy Basics

February 12 @ 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Play Therapy

Play Therapy Basics

February 12th, 2021

9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Cost: $140

Presenter: Emma Thompson

CEs: 5.5 Hours

  • Play Therapy History- .5 hour
  • Play Therapy Seminal Theory- 1 hours
  • Play Therapy Skill and Methods- 3 hours
  • Play Therapy Special Topic- 1 hour

Breaks: 10:30-10:45am, 12:00-1:00pm, 2:30-2:45pm

Workshop Level: Beginner

Location: Lower Level Training Room of Estle Center. Masks and social distancing will be required.

This training is an in-person event. Registrants will be notified if trainings are moved to virtual events in response to COVID-19.

APT Approved Provider 16-457

This training is designed for a new therapist or a therapist who would like to be refreshed in learning about play therapy techniques and interventions. We will cover a basic history and theoretical concepts specific to both directive and non-directive play therapy. Participants will be introduced to toys and materials needed to set up a play therapy room in addition to setting up a portable play therapy kit for traveling play therapists. Participants will also learn basic interventions such as restating content, reflecting feelings and paraphrasing. Participants will gain an understanding of how to work with various populations and how to utilize play therapy in individual, family and group settings.

Objectives:

  1. Participants will discuss directive and non-directive play therapy
  2. Participants will be able to identify materials needed to set up a play therapy room or assemble a traveling kit
  3. Participants will practice and apply play therapy interventions such as restating content, paraphrasing, and reflecting feelings
  4. Participants will practice and apply play therapy techniques to various populations
  5. Participants will practice and apply play therapy techniques in individual, family, and group settings

APT Approved Provider 16-457

Details

Date:
February 12
Time:
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
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Organizer

Meraki Institute of Learning
Phone:
319-365-9164
Email:
trainings@tanagerplace.org
Website:
https://live-tanager-place.pantheonsite.io/outreach/

Venue

Tanager Place Estle Center
1030 5th Ave. SE
Cedar Rapids, IA 52403 United States
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Phone:
319-286-4545
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