Play Therapy Techniques
This course provides an understanding of the essential elements and principles of several primary techniques of conducting and evaluating play therapy including filial therapy, family play therapy and group play therapy. An experiential component will focus on play therapy techniques and skill development within the context of ethical and diversity sensitive practice. The content will contain materials to develop play therapy practice skills and an understanding of in depth approaches of play therapy at the level required for eventual registration as a play therapist.
This Course will meet 7 times, on selected Saturdays in the Fall 2018 semester.
- September 8, 2018
- September 22, 2018
- October 6, 2018
- October 20, 2018
- November 3, 2018
- November 17, 2018
- December 8, 2018
Time: 9:00am - 3:00pm
HBGPLTH0002-007 - Temple University Ambler
HBGPLTH0002-008 - Temple University Harrisburg
Each course within the Play Therapy program has been approved for 63 Play Therapy continuing education hours. Temple University Harrisburg is an APT Approved Provider #07-206. These credit hours satisfy the requirements for RPT/ RPTS credential and/or credential renewal. Each course within the Post-Graduate Certificate in Play Therapy program has been approved for 35 (Social Work) continuing education hours (CE's) through Temple University Harrisburg, a Pennsylvania State Board of Social Workers, Marriage and Family Therapists and Professional Counselors pre-approved provider of continuing education. These credit hours satisfy the requirements for LSW/LCSW/LMFT/LPC biennial license renewal.
Complete List of Courses in Certificate
- HBGPLTH0001 - Introduction to Play Therapy
- HBGPLTH0002 - Play Therapy Techniques
- HGBPLTH0003 - Play Therapy Applications for Special Populations
- HBGPLTH0004 - Advanced Play Therapy Practice
- HBGPLTH0005 - Advanced Play Therapy Seminar
This course is available to students who have been accepted into the certificate program via application process for Introduction to Play Therapy
Minimum requirement: Bachelors Degree, and related career experience; or Masters degree in a related field.
Application submission required for acceptance into the Certificate Program
Requirements for application submission
- Personal information completed in profile questions
- List of Universities attended
- List of degrees earned
- Copy of Transcript
- Personal Statement
Questions? Please contact: Laura Dimino, Assistant Director, Academic Programs by emailing email@example.com
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