Training series is a curriculum of interactive and introductory level Play Therapy specific continuing education events.
This series of trainings teaches practitioners the nine foundational theories of Play Therapy and specific skills and interventions for effective and transformative Play Therapy.
The series is designed to meet the Play Therapy instruction requirements for Play Therapy credentialing through the Association of Play Therapy.
Prior knowledge of Play Therapy is helpful but not necessary. These events are intended for licensed mental health professionals and hours apply towards maintenance of mental health license.
Season #4 Season Passes go on sale May 1, 2022. Registration for individual sessions begins June 1, 2022.
Upon completion of this series, students will be able to identify and apply the knowledge, skills, and abilities necessary for the successful administration of Play Therapy as demonstrated throughout the series through practice activities, large group discussion, and completion of post-test exams.
Fall 2022 - Spring 2023:
Steven Parks is an APT Approved Provider of Play Therapy Continuing Education. All trainings in the JFS A Time for Play Training series count towards becoming a Registered Play Therapist (RPT). For more information about becoming a Registered Play Therapist please visit the Association for Play Therapy.