- Social Workers
- Mental Health Authorities
- Educators, Administrators
- Substance Abuse Professionals
- Law Enforcement
- Daycare Providers
Education = Empowerment
Tanager Place is proud to offer trainings that empower employees and community members to become better care providers. Signature trainings include Play Therapy, Youth Mental Health First Aid, Trauma Loss & Children, Trauma 101 and Professional Growth & Development workshops.
Center for Play Therapy
The Center for Play Therapy at Tanager Place offers workshops for individuals seeking play therapy education and training. The Center is an approved provider through the Association for Play Therapy (APT Approved Provider #16-457). We offer introductory and advanced trainings for professional therapists or those who are enrolled in a Master’s level program.
Youth Mental Health First Aid
If you saw someone choking, chances are you would know what to do. But what if you saw someone having a panic attack? How would you act? What would you say?
One in five children has a diagnosable mental health challenge that can be helped with professional intervention and treatment. Youth Mental Health First Aid (YMHFA) is an eight-hour training class that teaches educators, nurses, parents and other adults who work with children to recognize the signs of a mental health crisis and respond appropriately.