This workshop will cover many innovative techniques that the play therapist can utilize immediately. The therapeutic use of electronic media, social networking, creative art, music, and other experiential activities will be demonstrated. Special attention will be given to play therapy with the resistant adolescent.
Identify three phases in the development of communication
Identify a primary need of adolescents
Identify at least 10 play therapy techniques to use with adolescents
Identify rationale for using process-based play therapy interventions
Identify 3 methods to engage resistant adolescents in the play therapy setting