Bringing the Fun to Family Teleplay!
March 22, 2021 10:00AM-1:00PM ET
March 22, 2021
10:00AM-1:00PM Eastern Time
7:00AM-10:00AM Pacific Time
Online- Live Webinar
Family play therapy can be challenging at times, let alone figuring out how to involve the entire family in a teleplay session! During this workshop, participants will learn how to create healing moments of connection, repair strained or injured attachments, and use telehealth to make this magic happen! Come ready to learn new Attachment Centered Play Therapy interventions, listen to case studies, and have time for all of your Q&A’s
- Analyze attachment theory as it applies to play therapy to provide integrated therapeutic treatment.
- Analyze various family systems through the lens of attachment theory to strengthen clinical assessment skills in play therapy.
- Conceptualize attachment patterns that impact parent-child relationships to further advance your play therapy clinical practice.
- Implement play therapy interventions to foster engagement with parents in family play therapy via telehealth in order to repair, and enhance the parent-child relationship.
Clair Mellenthin, LCSW, RPT-S is an international speaker, award winning author, and Registered Play Therapist Supervisor. She holds a Master’s Degree in Social Work from the University of Southern California. Throughout her career, she has specialized in providing play therapy to children, teens, and their families. She is currently the Director of Child & Adolescents at Wasatch Family Therapy. Ms. Mellenthin frequently presents professional play therapy and family therapy professional trainings on Attachment Centered Play Therapy, Family, and Trauma issues both nationally and internationally.
Ms. Mellenthin is a sought-after supervisor, training graduate students and interns in play therapy, and an adjunct faculty member at the University of Southern California MSW program. She is the Past-President of the Utah Association For Play Therapy and remains an active member on the Board of Directors. She is the author of Attachment Centered Play Therapy; Play Therapy: Engaging & Powerful Techniques for the Treatment of Childhood Disorders; My Many Colors of Me Workbook, and has authored several chapters and articles. In addition to being an experienced play therapist and professor, Ms. Mellenthin frequently presents professional play therapy and family therapy trainings and appears on local and national TV and radio as an expert on children and family issues.
Due to COVID-19 health concerns, this one-time online event has been approved by APT for (3hrs) CONTACT CE Hours. The Play Therapy Training Institute is approved by the Association for Play Therapy (APT) Approved Provider 95-002.
Please Note: The CE certificate will be awarded within 3 business days to those who attend the entire webinar, complete a multiple choice test, and fill out course evaluations. No partial credit will be given. Play Therapy credit may not be awarded to non-mental health professionals.
Effective May 15, 2020 through June 30, 2021, APT Approved Providers may temporarily offer "contact" hours for online continuing education." All of our Live webinars during this time period will meet APT's requirements to provide "Contact CE" credit. In order to be eligible, participants must keep their cameras on throughout the webinar. Please contact us with any questions.
For general information, special needs, or grievances, please contact Beth Couturier at [email protected] You will receive a response within 24 hours