Discussion: Being Familiar With Play Therapy Techniques
Play therapy is a specialized post-masterâ€™s training or certificate. However, it is highly unlikely that a certified play therapist will be present in each of your employment settings, although most of the agencies will have children as clients.
In this Discussion, you explain why it may be important for a family therapist to be familiar with play therapy techniques and suggest how you might bring play therapy into a family counseling session.
By Day 3
- At least two reasons it is important for a family therapist to be familiar with play therapy techniques.
- Give an example of a case in which it might be appropriate to use play therapy in a family session.