Play Therapy

Course Offerings

Fall 2015
CO 7020 Child Centered Play Therapy (1 cr)
Instructor: Aimee Kolomick
Friday October 23 and Saturday, November 14, 2015; 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Concord

Students are prepared with therapeutic skills and experience in implementing Child Centered theory in the play therapy process. Class format includes lectures, discussions, personal reflection, skill development and videotape of a session demonstrating skills for group supervision

Winter 2015- 2016
CO 7560 Special Topics: Play Therapy with Traumatic Stress Disorders (1 cr)
Instructors: Amiee Kolomick
Friday and Saturday, January 8-9, 2016; 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Concord

An overview of non-directive and directive interventions to assess and treat traumatic stress disorders in children and adolescents. Careful consideration of case conceptualization, ethical considerations, and vicarious trauma are included. Class format includes lecture, discussion, experiential practice, and self- reflection.

Spring 2016
CO 7560 Special Topics: Family Play Therapy (1 cr)
Instructor: DeeDee Nold
Friday and Saturday, April 15-16, 2016; 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Concord

This course will provide counselors with the foundation to work with children and their families utilizing play therapymethodology.  Counselors will have the knowledge to conceptualize cases and the skills to assess and treat familieswith play therapy interventions.  Class format includes lecture, discussion and experiential learning.

Summer 2016
CO 7040 Special Populations in Play Therapy (1 cr)
Instructor: DeeDee Nold
Friday and Saturday, August 12-13, 2016; 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Concord

This course offers an in-depth study of special client populations including spectrum disorders, sensory integration deficits, ADHD and children with dysregulation and anger issues. Efficacy based play therapy methods and assessment will be discussed. Class format includes lectures, discussions, reflections, case histories, and skill development.

 

 

Note: A one-credit PSU play therapy course is equivalent to 22.5 education hours towards the 150 required by the Association for Play Therapy.

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