Expressive Therapies Summit: Los Angeles 2018


SANDPLAY & PLAY THERAPY

 

For session descriptions and continuing education information on any of the sessions below, please consult the daily schedule by clicking here.

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PLAY THERAPY CREDITS 
(Only for Play Therapy Sessions Listed Below)
Available only to licensed mental health practitioners or full-time
graduate students in a graduate mental health program


Starbright Training Institute (STI) is approved by the
Association for Play Therapy to offer continuing education specific to play therapy.
The course will provide one CEU per hour.  APT Approved Provider #96-029.
STI maintains responsibility for the program.


SANDPLAY THERAPY CREDITS
Training provided by teaching members of Sandplay Therapists of America (CST-T’s)
will count towards certification as a Sandplay Therapist.  See the STA website
for specific information about membership and requirements.

 

PLAY THERAPY — THURSDAY, April 26

10:00 am - 5:30 pm
TF-CBT, EMDR, CPP in Play Therapy & Trauma Treatment: Evidence-Based and Creative Arts Practices
Jennifer Lefebre, PsyD, RPT-S 


 

7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Auto-Regulation and Play Therapy Interventions: Healing the Body
Jennifer Lefebre, PsyD, RPT-S 

PLAY THERAPY — FRIDAY, April 27

9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Expressive Arts & Play Therapy for Children on the Autism Spectrum: Music, Movement & Art
Jane Ferris Richardson, EdD, ATR-BC, RPT, RPT-S, LMHC
Joanne Lara, MA, CTC, MSEd

9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Managing Cyberbullying, Sexting & Other Digital Dangers through Play Therapy
Mary Ruth Cross, RPT-S, LMFT
Leslie Baker, MFT, NCC

9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Play as Archetype & Agent of Transformational Change  
Lorraine Freedle, PhD, ABPdN, LCSW  


 

1:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Integrating Somatic & Sensory Therapies with Play for Treating Complex Trauma Across the Lifespan
Jennifer Lefebre, PsyD, RPT-S



PLAY THERAPY — SATURDAY, April 28


9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Suicide Prevention & Risk Assessment with Youth: What Therapists Need to Know
Leslie Baker, MFT, NCC
Mary Ruth Cross, RPT-S, LMFT


 

1:30 pm - 4:30 pm
The Healing Power of Stones: Play Therapy Interventions that Rock
Tammi Van Hollander, RPT, LCSW 


SANDPLAY — THURSDAY, April 26

10:00 am - 5:30 pm
Therapeutic Use of Sand & Miniatures - An Overview
Harriet S. Friedman, MA, MFT, CST-T/STA/ISST
Betty Jackson, CST-T, LSW


SANDPLAY — FRIDAY, April 27

9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Play as Archetype & Agent of Transformational Change  
Lorraine Freedle, PhD, ABPdN, LCSW  

 

1:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Group Sandplay for Couples & Groups of All Ages
Gita Morena, PhD, CST-T, LMFT

 

SANDPLAY — SATURDAY & SUNDAY, April 28-29

SATURDAY, April 28

9:00 am - 4:30 pm
The Wizardry of Oz:  Clinical Applications of Baum's Classic Fairy Tale for Healing Trauma
Gita Morena, PhD, CST-T, LMFT

1:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Mandala Symbolism in Sandplay and Art
Jill Kaplan, MA, MFT, CST-T




SUNDAY, April 29 

10:00 pm - 5:15 pm
Jungian Sandplay Therapy: An Interactive Introduction
Marion Anderson, PhD, STA/ISST, CGJLA, IAAP



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