Learn inventive-kinesthetic-visual-projective-expressive-play therapy techniques inspired by adolescents. Focus includes many teen challenges: substance abuse, relationships, body image, sexuality and identity development. Play therapy strategies to assess, engage and build relationships. Acquire adaptations to address developmental levels groups and schools settings.
Articulate three reasons play therapy is a viable modality to use with adolescent clients
Identify the primary developmental tasks of adolescence
Demonstrate a specific play therapy techniques to use during the assessment stage with resistant adolescents
Describe two engaging play therapy techniques that work with resistant adolescents