Processing Trauma through the use of Play Therapy

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Processing Trauma through the use of Play Therapy

May 21 @ 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Play Therapy Training Tanager Place

Processing Trauma through the use of Play Therapy

May 21st, 2021

9:00am - 4:00pm

Cost: $140

Presenter: Lindsey Swales

CEs: 5.5 Hours Total

  • Play Therapy Seminal Theory- 1 hours
  • Play Therapy Special Topic- 2 hours
  • Play Therapy Skill and Methods- 2.5 hours

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

Workshop Level: All

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 workshop will assist play therapists in deepening their knowledge regarding trauma and adverse childhood experiences, and how to assist with processing this trauma in play therapy sessions. Participants will learn ways to identify and assess for childhood adversity as well as resilience factors. Participants will explore different play therapy theories in regards to addressing trauma, and will reflect upon what theory fits well with their views and practice.  Participants will learn techniques and core practices to implement in play therapy to foster resilience, hope and well-being in clients while processing difficult experiences.

 

Objectives:

  1. Attendees will identify the impact of trauma and adverse childhood experiences and its implications in play therapy.
  2. Attendees will describe various play therapy theories beliefs in regards to treating and processing trauma.
  3. Attendees will describe key indicators influencing resilience and its implications in play therapy and identify ways to assess for these.
  4. Attendees will identify and practice play therapy techniques aimed to foster experiences related to resilience, hope and well-being.
  5. Attendees will identify and practice play therapy techniques aimed to process trauma.

APT Approved Provider 16-457

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Date:
May 21
Time:
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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