Play Therapy Skills

(during COVID-19 times)

October 17, 2020

​90 minutes interactive webinar

15.00 - 16.30 (Thailand Time)

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(register by October 9, 2020)  

Individual

USD 75 (Baht 2,400) per participant

Group of 5 or more

USD 65 (Baht 2,080) per participant

Led by:

Dr. Suzi Kagan

Workshop Overview

Unknown and rapid changes in children's lives affect their emotional state. Some may show it through behavioral changes while others may show academic difficulties. Preschoolers and elementary students can use toys to address their thoughts, experience and feelings. They can play in the classroom setting while the teacher or school counselor is there to listen. 

 

Topics Covered 

  • Basic play therapy skills 

  • Toys needed in the classrooms during epidemic time

  • Special play time with children having behavioral issues

This hands-on webinar will equip its participants with knowledge and skills to answer the following:

  • Name 3 behavioral changes that shows a child needs help

  • What are the crucial toys to have in your classroom (list 10 of them)

  • How will you react if the child is refusing to play or to leave the playroom?

Methodology

  • Interactive presentation

  • Participants will get a chance to practice what they are learning in  small groups (online break-out rooms)

  • Post workshop handouts/resources 

Pre-reading

Workshop Facilitator

  • Head of the Play Psychotherapy School- Israel

  • Founder of the Israeli Association for Play Therapy

  • The Founder and Instructor of the Child-Life Specialist- Israel

 

Dr. Suzi Kagan is a Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC), a National Certified Counselor (NCC), and a Registered Play Therapist (RPT). She is currently Head  of Play Therapy and Child's Life Specialist program at Play Psychotherapy school in Israel . Dr. Kagan graduated from the University of North Texas.

 

She is founder  of the Israeli Association for Play Therapy, and the founder of the "Israeli Humanitarian Emergency Play Unit (699 Play)". Dr. Kagan consults and lectures around the world to universities, educational institutions, and the general public as well as to executive corporations. 

Workshop Coordinator

Sonthaya Chutisacha  (Sandy)

sonthaya@ksipd.com