Estimates suggest that 1 in 10 children will be sexually abused before their 18th birthday. This workshop explores the use of play therapy as an intervention for treatment of this complex population. Individual and group therapy applications will be explored.
Identify common dynamics of childhood sexual abuse as defined by the literature.
Identify components of evidence-based treatments which can be used to ground play therapy interventions.
Describe 10 play therapy techniques for use in individual and/or group therapy with victims of sexual abuse.