Technology alters children's language, communication, and play. Play therapists must understand how technology impacts play therapy treatment. A general understanding is essential for meeting children where they are in the playroom, regardless if play therapists decide to integrate innovative techniques.
Identify the new age world of technology for children and develop greater knowledge for how this influences play therapy.
Recite the present research about the positive and negative impacts of technology on child’s play and incorporation of technology in play therapy sessions.
Describe the current standards and ethics to incorporating technology in play therapy.