2018 APT Annual Conference

F-3 - Responding to Tragedy and Mass-Scale Disaster with Play Therapy

Oct 5, 2018 10:00am ‐ Oct 5, 2018 12:30pm


Credits: None available.

Standard: $39.00

Description

Shootings, disasters, accidents…play therapists often assist survivors and indirectly exposed children following tragic events. Be prepared to respond by learning how to disclose tragic events to children and use play therapy coping/psychoeducation activities that correspond to Psychological First Aid modules.

Learning Objectives:

  • Identify the US best -practice standard protocol for crisis intervention following disasters and terrorism
  • Identify at least three play therapy techniques corresponding to modules in the protocol identified above
  • Describe three steps play therapists can use when disclosing tragedy to play therapy clients or mass-scale disaster survivors

Speaker(s):

Credits

  • 2.50 - CE Hours/Credits

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