2013 APT Annual Conference

S9 - Play Therapy Around the World: The Changing Application of Play for Global Healing of Trauma

Oct 12, 2013 2:30pm ‐ Oct 12, 2013 5:30pm

Credits: None available.

Standard: $59.00


During this collaborative workshop 'play' as a healing voice for traumatized children around the world will be highlighted. Play therapy models and associated research will observe current and new directions for play therapy within Asia, Africa, Europe and the Americas.

Learning Objectives:

  • Compare past and current definitions of play
  • Describe how play creates a 'voice' for the child and family in the healing of trauma
  • Critique play research of trauma around the world
  • Describe play therapy models used for healing of trauma around the world



  • 3.00 - CE Hours/Credits

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