Looking to become a Registered Play Therapist then this training is a must for you so you may complete the Play Therapy History requirement for The Association for Play Therapy. This training offers an overview of all the Seminal Theories and Historically Significant Theories in one training. Along with learning the theories, there will be hands-on interventions related to most theories for a deeper understanding of how to incorporate the theory while working with clients. The training will address the founders, the theories, what makes them unique, the strengths and limitations of each theory, the treatment approaches, and practical application. Several art and play therapy interventions will be discussed. This training includes PowerPoint, video clips, and experiential exercises.
- Learn about each of the Founders of play therapy and their significance/contribution to play therapy
- Explain what makes each theory unique and significant
- Describe the strengths and limitations of each theory
- Understand your role as a counselor regarding diagnosing, treatment approaches, and family involvement
- Explain how to use a play therapy intervention for each theory
Who Should Attend:
Play Therapists, any mental health professionals, teachers, guidance counselors, parents, anyone who works with children and teens, and those who work with and/or live with children with special needs.
This program is appropriate for professionals of beginning, intermediate, and advanced skill levels.
Continuing education credit for this event is sponsored by Parsons Counseling, LLC. The program offers a total of 6.00 contact hours with full daily attendance required. The CE processing fee is included with registration for counseling and Play Therapy. Continuing education forms will be available on site. If you have any questions regarding continuing education, the program, grievance issues, or learning objectives, please contact the Training Institute Coordinator at 859-985-7862; email: [email protected] Work toward becoming a Registered Play Therapist (RPT) by attending this conference. Go to www.a4pt.org for more information.
Parsons Counseling, LLC has been approved by NBCC as an Approved Continuing Education Provider, ACEP No. 7101. Programs that do not qualify for NBCC credit are clearly identified. Parsons Counseling, LLC is solely responsible for all aspects of the programs.
Parsons Counseling, LLC has been approved by APT as an Approved Continuing Education Provider, APT No. 17-496. Programs that do not qualify for APT credit are clearly identified. Parsons Counseling, LLC is solely responsible for all aspects of the programs.