2015 APT Annual Conference

TH9 - Theraplay: Taming Tempers and Boosting Self-Esteem

Oct 8, 2015 12:30pm ‐ Oct 8, 2015 4:00pm

Credits: None available.

Standard: $59.00


This workshop will focus on the use of family and group Theraplay, an attachment enhancing model of play therapy, in reducing aggressive behavior and raising the self-esteem of children across the age span from preschoolers to adolescents.

Learning Objectives:

  • Articulate the history, theory and research related to Theraplay.
  • Describe the four underlying dimensions of Theraplay and some related Theraplay activities.
  • List applications in helping behavior disordered children control and diminish their aggression and raise their self-esteem.



  • 3.00 - CE Hours/Credits

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