Come and experience the magic of Play Therapy in this one day introduction workshop. In this workshop, you will experience key aspects of play therapy practice. Through experiential activities, you will gain an understanding of the therapeutic relationship, the therapeutic power of play, how children communicate through the use of symbolism and metaphors and with a special focus on Gestalt Play Therapy.
Who can benefit
Suited for individuals considering taking up professional training in Play Therapy as well as professionals who are already working with children e.g. social workers, occupational/speech therapists, mental health professionals, residential workers etc. No previous experience of Play Therapy is necessary but a willingness and enthusiasm for play is very much welcomed.
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About the Trainer
Lee Sock Kuan has been working with children, couples and families for over 13 years after completing her Masters in Counselling at Edith Cowan University. Besides counselling and psychology course, she has received specialized training in Play Therapy, Gestalt Play Therapy, Gestalt Therapy, Sandplay Therapy, art facilitation, Cognitive Behavioural Therapy, Family Therapy and Emotional-Focused Therapy.
She has recently completed her certification as Gestalt Therapist with Children and Adolescents with West Coast Institute. As the first to receive her certification in SE Asia region, Sock Kuan is excited to further her work with children and their families on coping with stress, attachment, challenging behaviour and loss issues in the Gestalt approach.
In addition to her clinical practice, Sock Kuan also supervises and train therapists, social workers and volunteers. She is a registered Clinical Member and Clinical Supervisor of the Singapore Association for Counselling as well as a Certified Practitioner in Therapeutic Play Skills with Play Therapy International.
$350 (nett) per pax
$245 (nett) per pax - Early bird discount
(Register and pay before 29 Feb 2019)
*Course fees before VCF pre-approved funding. Staff/volunteers from NCSS-member agencies and MSF funded agencies eligible to apply. NCSS terms and conditions apply
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