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On December 9 at 11 am EASTERN time zone Alyssa Caldbeck, LISW, RPT will be presenting a one hour class called EMDR Informed Body+Brain Play Therapy Techniques as part of the Child & Family Therapy Mini Master Class Series
Integrating Somatic & Neuroscience Based Approaches in Play Therapy this one hour class will help therapists learn how to utilize play therapy techniques rooted in somatic, relational, and bottoms up approaches guide by what we know from the neuroscience field. EMDR with children is a powerful modality and EMDR informed play-based techniques will be introduced that you can use with your clients right away.
Alyssa Caldbeck, LISW, RPT is a Licensed Independent Social Worker and Registered Play Therapist. She is an EMDR Certified Therapist and an EMDRIA Approved Consultant. Alyssa provides training and consultation for professionals on developmental/early trauma and understanding neuroscience to guide work with children and families. I had the honor of hosting her here at Wonders Counseling where she provided a training that was recorded and available now called Neurobiological Approach to Play Therapy
Be on the look out for an upcoming self-paced course for professionals who want to dig deeper into understanding neuroscience and attachment theories in working with children especially those who have experienced early trauma. You can contact Alyssa about that opportunity or consultation services AND get her free EMDR Resource Sheet on her website here.
Why sign up for this class called EMDR Informed Body+Brain Play Therapy Techniques?
Embracing what we know about the brain and the nervous system helps us to be more effective with clients and a therapist’s own self care. Now more than ever we all are experiencing higher levels of stress and dysregulation. Learning how to bring EMDR informed somatic, relational perspective into the play therapy room will give you tangible strategies to increase regulation in fun and practical ways.
Come sign up for this class with Alyssa Caldbeck and learn all about the 2020 Play Therapy Mini Master Class Series RIGHT HERE!.