Advanced Play Therapy Skills
09:00 - 15:30
November 16, 2019
Dusit Princess Hotel
Chiang Mai, Thailand
November 1, 2019
Baht 12,200 per participant
Group of 3 or more
Baht 9,800 per participant
Preschool and Elementary school teachers and counselors.
Social workers and Mental Health Professionals.
Using group play therapy for social skills
Helping abused children through play
Using play in times of personal crisis
How to conduct group play therapy session
Using play therapy skills with traumatized child
Group play therapy skills
Play therapy with the abused child
Play therapy with the traumatized child
It is recommended but not mandatory to read the wonderful amazing book of Virginia Axline “Dibs in Search of Self”.
Each participant should bring a large shawl
Each participant is also required to bring 10-15 different toys that are not stuffed animals. You can bring cars, dolls, doctor’s kit, farm animal etc. (the toys will be returned at the end of workshop).
After the completion of this workshop, participants will:
- Gain further understanding about trauma and abuse
- Understand the child’s needs in times of personal crisis
- Know how to communicate with the child that has been traumatized
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 and president 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.