This experiential workshop shows when play therapy is useful as an adjunct to typical adult talk therapy. When adults get stuck, play therapy can get them moving again. Interventions will be demonstrated for individuals, couples and families.
Identify signs that their adult clients may be "stuck" in therapy
Describe a theoretical basis for couples counseling that is familiar with, and dovetails with, an underlying "given" in play therapy
Discuss the benefits of play therapy as adults
Select play therapy techniques to introduce to their adult clients
Describe play therapy techniques for adults with a variety of presenting problems