This comprehensive 30 hour workshop will introduce participants to the fundamentals of play therapy, as well as to developments and advancements in clinical practice. In addition to historical foundations and theoretical models (including Cognitive Behavioral Play Therapy for evidence-based practitioners), key topics will include familial, cultural, and ethical considerations. Experiential learning activities will illustrate essential concepts to enhance learner understanding. These 30 hours of specialized training may be applied toward the 150 hours of play therapy specific instruction from APT-approved providers required for the Registered Play Therapist (RPT) and Registered Play Therapist-Supervisor credentials offered by the Association for Play Therapy.
Fee: $400 for professionals;
$300 for ORAPT members;
$200 for students (lunch on your own)
Friday, August 26, 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Saturday, August 27, 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Saturday, September 9, 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Sunday, September 10, 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Juliette’s House – Child Abuse Intervention Center – 1075 SW Cedarwood Avenue, McMinnville, Oregon
Presenter: Dawn J. Williamson, LCSW & Registered Play Therapist-Supervisor Dawn has been in private practice since 1995 and taught a variety of different courses at Portland State University, including topics related to play therapy and trauma informed services.
Register by Friday, August 19. For registration, more information, or both, please contact Kim Kushner Dominguez at Lutheran Community Services: firstname.lastname@example.org or (503) 472-4020, ext. 230.