Child Centered Play Therapy

107-300x200Child Centered Play Therapy is a non-directive method of working with children who are struggling with a variety of issues. The focus is on the therapeutic relationship and deepening the connection as the therapist learns to enter into their young client’s world. This course will discuss, examine and practice the core set of skills needed to help children who are experiencing behavioral and/or emotional difficulties.  Other specific CCPT issues that will be covered are skills of: structuring, empathic listening, imaginary play, limit setting, understanding themes, trauma play, and tracking progress.  Videos, role-plays and individualized supportive feedback will be the teaching methods used.


This course is for: Marriage and Family Therapists, Social Workers, Licensed Clinical Social Workers and Professional Clinical Counselors.

CE’s provided through the Academy for Play Therapy Training, ™ Mary Ruth Cross is an APT Approved Provider 18-544. CE’s for Marriage & Family Therapists, Licensed Social Workers, Professional Clinical Counselors.

Please note: Certificates of Completion will be awarded at the completion of the workshop to those who paid for CE certification and attend the workshop in its entirety, sign in and out and complete the course evaluation for the workshop.

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