December 12, 2021

9 to noon MT

      A Whole New World: A Play Therapy Strategy Using Story Telling and Artistic Expression

      3 CEs

      ONLINE/Link sent Prior to Training

      Due to COVID-19 health concerns, this one-time online event has been approved by APT for  

      3 CONTACT CE Hours

 APT Content Area: Special Topic

A three-hour training that will teach about the powers of storytelling in therapy, and then apply this knowledge to play therapy through a specific technique that encourages the child to co-construct an imaginary world that acts as a safe space for emotional expression and trauma processing. This involves both play therapy and art therapy strategies and will walk clinicians through a step-by-step process supporting the development of the child’s imaginary world.

OBJECTIVES: Participants will:

Clinicians will learn about the role of storytelling in Play Therapy including being able to list 3 benefits of storytelling in Play Therapy.

Clinicians will learn 5 activity prompts for helping a child begin to build a story world.

Clinicians will be able to identify at least 3 ways story creation can help children row new neural pathways.

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A Whole New World: A Play Therapy Strategy Using Story Telling