Trauma-Informed Play Therapy: Toward Safety & Stabilization
Date(s) - 12/08/2017
8:00 am - 12:30 pm
Victory Addiction Recovery Center
111 Liberty Avenue
Lafayette, LA 70508
Presenter: Eric Green, Ph.D.
8:00am – 9:30am – Part 1
9:30am – 9:45am – Break
9:4Sam -12:1Spm – Part 2
12:15pm – 12:30pm – Lunch
4 CE total *APT, ACA, APA, & SW
Child Mental Health Practicioners
This workshop will integrate CBT techniques with approaches from the expressive art disciplines for clinicians to help traumatized children heal. Dr. Green will present his evidence-informed model of child-trauma treatment, including specific play-based interventions, including mandalas, narrative therapy, and play therapy.
1. After the workshop, participants will be able to define complex trauma in children engaged in the play therapy process.
2. After the workshop, participants will be able to list two steps to incorporate mandalas in play therapy with traumatized children.
3. After the workshop, participants will be able to articulate one benefit from the integration of CBT and play therapy with traumatized children.
4. After the workshop, participants will be able to define safety and stabilization in traumatized children who are matriculating through the play therapy process.
Eric Green, Ph.D., is a part-time faculty associate at the Johns Hopkins University School of Education in Baltimore, MD. He also maintains a private-practice in child and family psychotherapy and is a consultant for Better Options Initiative in Lafayette, LA. Dr. Green is the author of four recent books, including “Integrating Play Therapy and Expressive Arts with Children.” www.drericgreen.com
219 W. Brentwood Blvd.
Lafayette, LA 70506
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