Add to basket or enquire
Welcome to the Play Therapy Course, a comprehensive and insightful journey into the world of therapeutic play designed to help children cope with emotional and psychological challenges.
According to recent data, 1 in 6 children in the UK has a probable mental health disorder.
This comprehensive course delves into the intricacies of Play Therapy, providing a strong foundation for those interested in assisting young individuals in their healing journey. In this course, we explore the power of play as a tool for healing, growth, and self-expression in children, equipping you with the knowledge and skills necessary to make a meaningful difference in the lives of young individuals facing adversity.
By the end of this course, you will be well-prepared to engage with and support children who are dealing with emotional and psychological challenges, making a meaningful contribution to their healing and growth. As an added bonus, you can further enhance your expertise by enrolling in our supplementary course,
►►► Art Therapy
Join us in this exploration of the world of Play Therapy, where play becomes a powerful medium for understanding, communication, and transformation for children in need.
- Gain a deep understanding of what Play Therapy is and how it can benefit children.
- Explore various models and approaches in Play Therapy, enabling effective intervention strategies.
- Acquire insights into creating safe and supportive play settings for therapists, abused children, and materials.
- Develop the ability to address typical issues that may arise during Play Therapy sessions.
- Apply Play Therapy techniques in specialised contexts, such as with sexually and emotionally abused children, homeless children, and disaster mental health cases.
- Module 01: What is Play Therapy
This module introduces the fundamentals of Play Therapy, explaining its importance and role in child development.
- Module 02: Advantages and Outcomes of Play Therapy
Discover the positive impacts of Play Therapy on children's emotional and psychological well-being, with a focus on measurable outcomes.
- Module 03: Models and Approaches of Play Therapy
Explore various models and approaches, such as psychoanalytic, cognitive-behavioural, and humanistic, used in Play Therapy.
- Module 04: The Play Settings: Therapist, Abused Child, and Materials
Learn how to create a supportive and safe environment for effective Play Therapy sessions.
- Module 05: Typical Issues in Play Therapy
Identify common challenges and obstacles encountered during Play Therapy and develop strategies to address them.
- Module 06: Play Therapy for Sexually and Emotionally Abused Children
Gain insights into specialised techniques for working with children who have experienced sexual and emotional abuse.
- Module 07: Play Therapy for Children Who are Homeless
Explore the unique considerations and methods for Play Therapy with homeless children.
- Module 08: Play Interventions for Disaster Mental Health
Learn how Play Therapy can be a valuable tool in disaster mental health situations.
- Module 09: Case Studies and Recent Trends in Play Therapy
Analyse real-world case studies and stay updated on the latest trends and developments in Play Therapy.
Please Note: Thames College is a One Education approved resale partner for Quality Licence Scheme Endorsed courses.
Who is this course for?
Those who want to strengthen their skills while training for the desired job should take advantage of the Play Therapy training!
No formal entry requirements for this course!
- Play Therapist: £25,000 - £40,000 per annum
- Child Psychologist specialising in Play Therapy: £30,000 - £50,000 per annum
- School Counselor with Play Therapy expertise: £20,000 - £35,000 per annum
- Clinical Social Worker focusing on Play Therapy: £27,000 - £45,000 per annum
Questions and answers
Currently there are no Q&As for this course. Be the first to ask a question.
Digital certificate - £2.99
You can get CPD Accredited PDF Certificates for only 2.99 GBP per course.
Hardcopy CPD Certificate
Hard copy certificate - £8.99
You can also get a Printed Hardcopy CPD Certificate for only 8.99 GBP for each course.
Hard copy certificate - £135
Upon successful completion of this course, you can order an original hardcopy certificate of achievement endorsed by the Quality Licence Scheme. The certificate will be home-delivered, with a pricing scheme of —
- 135 GBP within UK
- 145 GBP for International Delivery (Postal Fees Included)
Currently there are no reviews for this course. Be the first to leave a review.