Using drawings in assessment and therapy is controversial. Understanding the strengths and limitations of drawings can help play therapists make decisions regarding how to employ these techniques ethically and in culturally-sensitive ways in their play therapy practice. Presentation will include discussion, examples, and experiential learning.
Identify the strengths and limitations of using drawings in your clinical, play therapy practice.
Describe how to ethically employ drawings for assessment and practice in play therapy.
Identify and use different types of drawings in individual and family play therapy sessions.