Play Therapy with the Grieving Child with Trudy Post Sprunk
November 3 from 10-12 or 1-3 at Tucker Center for Personal Growth
APT approved provider 12-316 for 2 contact hours and no fee required
Registration is limited so sign up early by emailing TrudyPostSprunk@charter.net
The presenter will discuss the therapist’s roles and responsibilities while working with the grieving child. The focus will be on creative and engaging play therapy techniques for use in assessment and treatment.
Shannon Eller, owner of Brighter Tomorrows Consulting, is an LPC, LMFT, RPT, CPCS, ICCAADC, ICCDP-D, and ICCS. Brighter Tomorrows has been offered full provider/training status through the Association for Play Therapy (www.a4pt.org) to offer the full coursework necessary to become a registered play therapist. Shannon offers 25 workshops designed to meet all 150 core education hours needed for counselors seeking to become play therapists. She is also certified as a Master’s level teacher, holding valid State of Georgia teaching certification. The classes are interesting, integrative, experiential, and fun. Counselors who have taken a master’s level play therapy class automatically receive 67.5 contact hours through the Association for Play Therapy. Counselors who have not had a graduate level play therapy course can still meet all of the 150 core education hours needed at Brighter Tomorrows Consulting (APT 10-278). Coursework includes workshops on ethics, sand tray, puppets, storytelling, trauma, grief, and loss, addictions, play therapy theories and foundations, and many other topics. Classes can be structured around your individual schedule or can be incorporated in workshop trainings offered at Brighter Tomorrows Consulting. Play Therapy supervision can also be provided while you are working toward your goal of becoming a play therapist.
Please let me know if you have any questions or concerns.
Shannon M. Eller, LPC, LMFT, RPT-S, CPCS, ICAADC, ICCDP-D, ICCS, NCC
AAMFT Approved Supervisor
Brighter Tomorrows Consulting, LLC
1815 North Expressway, Suite B
Griffin, GA 30223
Creating a Toolkit for Trauma Focused Play Therapy
This training is designed for the play therapist in agency, private practice, or school based mental health settings who is interested in learning more about play therapy interventions and techniques for treating children and families who experienced trauma. Therapists will be introduced to the principles of trauma informed care and common components of evidence-based practices and how play therapy fits into each of these principles and practices. We will cover the basic rationale, philosophy, and theoretical concepts specific to both directive and non-directive play therapy. Participants will be introduced to the toys and materials commonly used in trauma treatment and we will explore cultural sensitivity.
It is approved by the Association for Play Therapy for 6 Play Therapy Contact Credit Hours.
APT Approved Provider 18-554.
Date: Saturday, December 1, 2018
Location: Lawrenceville, GA
Cost: $150 - Includes light breakfast, snacks, and lunch.
Early registration discount: $130 if registered by Monday, October 1st.
More information is on my website at BrightPathCC.com/workshops
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