February 17, 2023
CREATING SPACE FOR PLAY:
IRL & VIRTUAL
This presentation is for beginning play therapists. It will begin by looking at materials/toys are needed in a non-directive play therapy room, how to set up a play room, maintenance, as well as places you can obtain the items. Alternative options to having dedicated play therapy rooms will also be addressed (such as flexible space and play therapy boxes/bags for portable play therapy "rooms"). In addition it will cover working virtually with clients through TeleHealth. First, we'll look at the different documents and policies that are recommended for doing play therapy with clients through online based platforms. It will then cover how to create virtual play therapy rooms using Google Slides and creating links to several online and printable activities. It will cover on how to use the virtual playroom with face-to-face play therapy clients, as well.
1 Identify what types of toys are needed a "in real life" (IRL) play therapy room.
2. Identify resources for acquisition of appropriate toys for the play room.
3. Identify alternatives to having a dedicated play therapy room.
4. Identify ways to appropriate care for and maintain a play therapy room.
5. Identify what accommodations need to be made for virtual/online play therapy.
6. Demonstrate the ability to create virtual playrooms
7. Identify at least 5 types of activities to link in virtual play rooms.
THREE APT LIVE WEBINAR SPECIALIZED INSTRUCTIONAL HOURS
falls under APT's primary instruction areas of "Play Therapy Skills or Methods"
Continuing Education for Play Therapy
The Michigan Play Therapy Training Academy is approved by the Association for Play Therapy to sponsor continuing education specific to play therapy and maintains responsibility for the program. APT Approved Provider 15-407.
Full attendance is required. Continuing education verification is handed out to participants following the training. If you have questions regarding continuing education, learning objectives, agenda, grievance issues please contact Laura Hutchison at email@example.com.
CANCELLATION & REFUND POLICY
All cancellations must be made 24 hours in advance. Participants will be given a credit towards a future training to be used within 2 years of the original training date (no cash refunds).
No shows or missed trainings will receive no refund or credit. You may send another attendee in your place.
No partial CE credit is available.
All trainings are subject to sufficient registration.
Should the Michigan Play Therapy Training Academy need to cancel a training we will make every attempt to notify paid registrants in a timely manner. All paid registrants will receive a full refund.
Michigan Play Therapy Training Academy only assumes liability for the registration portion of any training. All other costs are the responsibility of the registrant.
The Michigan Play Therapy Training Academy offers workshops on a variety of play therapy topics. These 2023 workshops are ALL ONLINE AND LIVE AND MEET THE SPECIALIZED CONDITIONS SET FORTH BY APT. All trainings are taught by Laura Hutchison, PsyD, LP, RPT/S.
(APT approved provider 15-407).
Sign up for one workshop ... or the whole bundle. Register for what works best for YOU.
or as a bundle
most workshops are $20/hr
2 hr = $40, 3 hr = $60, 6 hr = $120
Buy a BUNDLE of all ALL 22 trainings (12 Fridays), a total of 60 APT LIVE WEBINAR INSTRUCTIONAL HOURS = $1150
* a $60 savings! *