Continuing Education for child and family therapists

This directory for CE Training 2020 will continue to be updated all year long with info about all sorts of opportunities for continuing education related to working with children and families in the field of psychotherapy!

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January

January 10-11 8 Phases of EMDR Therapy with Children & Adolescents: Integrating Play Therapy Techniques – with Jackie Flynn, EdS, LMHC, RPT in Spartenburg, SC. More info here

January 30 – February 1 Couple and Family Counseling: Examining the Past, Exploring the Future – IAMFC World Conference, New Orleans, LA More info here

February

February 21 – Books & Board Games in Play Therapy & Counseling –  with Ragan Snyder-Smith, LCSW, RPT-S inWichita, KS, More info here

February 21-22 – Engaging the Body in Play Therapy:Movement, Rhythm & Sensory Play  – with Robyn Gobbell, LCSW, RPT-S in NW Arkansas More info here

February 21 – Introduction to Play Therapy: Integrating Theory and Practice – with Jill Osborne, EdS, LPC, CPCS, RPT-S in Conyers, GA More info here 

February 29 – Introduction to Play Therapy Using Sandtray with Kristin Krippa, M.A., LPA, HSP-PA, ICST in Pittsboro, NC

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February 29- March 1 – Intro to Sandtray Play Therapy Internal Family Systems with Children and Adults  in the Sand Tray with Carmen Jimenez-Pride, LCSW, LISW-CP, RPTS in Augusta, GA More info here  

March

March 1 Multicultural and Creativity in Counseling Event – in Long Branch, NJ with Rose LaPiere, LPC, RPT-S, ACS More info here

March 1 – Intermediate Play Therapy Using Sandtray With Tweens, Teens, & Adults with Kristin Krippa, M.A., LPA, HSP-PA, ICST in Pittsboro, NC More info here

March 6 & 7 – Play Therapy- Anxiety Disorders AND Children of High Conflict Divorce – NCAPT 2 day training conference with Lynn Louise Wonders, LPC, RPT-S, CPCS in Wilmington, NC More info here

March 6-8 – Embodying the Neurobiology of Attachment in Play Therapy with Robyn Gobbell, LCSW, RPT-S in Ft. Worth Texas More info here

March 12-13Engaging the Body in Play Therapy:Movement, Rhythm & Sensory Play  – with Robyn Gobbell, LCSW, RPT-S in Richmond, VA More info here

March 14-15 8 Phases of EMDR Therapy with Children & Adolescents: Integrating Play Therapy Techniques – with Jackie Flynn, EdS, LMHC, RPT in Canada, More info here.

March 26 – 30 Level 1 Sandtray: Sand and Play with the Body-Brain in Mind – with Rita Grayson, LCSW, RPT-S in Cumming, GA More info here

April

April 2 & 3 – DC:0-5™ Diagnostic Classification of Mental Health and Developmental Disorders of Infancy and Early Childhood with Meyleen Velasquez, LCSW, RPT-S, PMH-C in Everett, WA More info here

April 3 & 4 -Understanding a Child’s Brain Through Play Therapy; Play Therapy with ADHD; Navigating the Play Therapy Process with High Conflict Custody & Divorce Cases – NMAPT 2 day training conference with Lynn Louise Wonders, LPC, RPT-S, CPCS in Albuquerqe, NM           More info here.

April 16 – 20 Level 1 Sandtray: Sand and Play with the Body-Brain in Mind with Rita Grayson, LCSW, RPT-S in Vancouver, WA More info here 

April 17 We Are In This Together: Emotional Regulation in the Playroom with Lisa Dion, LPC, RPT-S hosted by Stacy Jagger, LMFT, RPT-S in Nashville, TN More info here 

April 23 & 24 Play Therapy From the Hearth With the Brain in Mind  with Robyn Gobbel, LCSW, RPT-S in Minneapolic, MN More info here

May

May 15-16 World Association for Sand Therapy Professionals Inaugural Conference – Evansville, IN 

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June

June 4-5 Using Superheroes & Pop Culture in Play Therapy & Counseling – with Ragan Snyder-Smith, LCSW, RPT-S in Wichita, KS More info here

June 4-5 Engaging the Body in Play Therapy:Movement, Rhythm & Sensory Play  – with Robyn Gobbell, LCSW, RPT-S in Las Vegas, NV More info here

June 8-12 Pilina in the Playroom Training Retreat in Hawaii. 5 day training retreat with Lisa Dion, LPC, RPT-S, Clair Melltethin, LCSW, RPT-S and hosted by Jen Taylor, LCSW, RPT-S. More info here. 

June 25, 26 & 27 Embodying the Neurobiology of Attachment in Play Therapy with Robyn Gobbell, LCSW, RPT-S in Olympia, WA More info here

July

July13, 14, 17 & 18, Family Play Therapy Training Events in Ireland. 4 days offered of 4 different topics under the umbrella of providing play therapy with families. 2 days in Dublin and 2 days in Cork with Lynn Louise Wonders, LPC, RPT-S, CPCS. More info here. 

August

September

October

November

November 7 & 8 – Las Vegas Play Therapy Conference!  Attachment Centered Play Therapy with High Conflict Families and Play Therapy with Children of Divorce: Navigating High Conflict Divorce & Custody Cases. 2 day training conference with Clair Mellethin, LCSW, RPT-S and Lynn Louise Wonders, LPC, RPT-S, CPCS – Hosted by Marie Stokey, LPC More info here.

November 19-22Nature in Play Therapy Training Event in The Blue Ridge Mountains of Georgia More info here

December