2017 APT Annual Conference

W-8 - Kids and Teens in Court: A Play Therapy Approach to Court Preparation and Education

Credits: None available.

Standard: $39.00


This workshop provides an overview of the Kids in Court program at the Chadwick Center, and gives participants play therapy intervention ideas for how to educate and support children who will be testifying in court.

Learning Objectives:

  • Describe at least three common fears and anxieties associated with the testifying experience.
  • Describe the basic elements of Trauma Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy and its application to court preparation.
  • Demonstrate at least 2 play therapy interventions to effectively prepare children and teens to testify with a greater sense of empowerment.



  • 2.00 - CE Hours/Credits

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