2013 APT Annual Conference

SU3 - Understanding Sensational Kids: What Play Therapists Need to Know About Sensory Processing Disorder

Oct 13, 2013 9:00am ‐ Oct 13, 2013 12:00pm

Credits: None available.

Standard: $59.00


Participants will learn the unique needs of children with Sensory Processing Disorder during the play therapy process. Play therapists will learn what SPD is, and how it impacts the play therapist's conceptualization and treatment goals in play therapy.

Learning Objectives:

  • Explain what SPD is
  • List characteristics and symptoms that a child with SPD may exhibit
  • Identify unique needs in play therapy that a child with SPD may have
  • Identify unique needs a parent or family member of a child diagnosed with SPD may have
  • Identify appropriate play therapy counseling goals for a child with SPD



  • 3.00 - CE Hours/Credits

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