Theraplay: Helping Parents and Children Build Better Relationships Through Attachment-Based Play (15 CE’s)

$99.00

Learn how to incorporate Theraplay into your existing play therapy practice.

Description

In this distance book study worth 15 APT-Approved CE’s, registrants will read the book Theraplay: Helping Parents and Children Build Better Relationships Through Attachment-Based Play by Phyllis Booth & Ann Jernberg (3rd Ed.) and complete a multiple-choice exam. Theraplay is an evidenced-based play therapy which improves attachment, connection, and regulation in children and adolescents. In this powerful book, you will learn how to incorporate Theraplay into your existing play therapy practice. Text required; not included in the purchase price.

Learning Objectives:

  1. Explain the theory and research which supports Theraplay
  2. Describe the role of attachment in Theraplay
  3. Assess when to incorporate Theraplay into your play therapy practice and when it is contraindicated
  4. Describe how to engage parents in the Theraplay process
  5. Differentiate the four Theraplay dimensions
  6. Identify contraindications of touch when using Theraplay
  7. Describe how to employ Theraplay with specific populations (regulation disorders and Autism Spectrum Disorder)
  8. Describe methods for adjusting Theraplay to meet the needs of traumatized children
  9. Differentiate the application of Theraplay with adolescent clients
  10. Identify methods for utilizing Theraplay in a group format