Sandtray in Play Therapy

Description:

How can putting “toys” in the sand make someone process? At what point are you only just playing in the sand? Who actually takes this modality seriously? This workshop is designed to answer all those questions (and more!) while examining in detail one of the most powerful play therapy techniques called Sandtray. This workshop will focus on the overall history, supplies, basic concepts and themes of Sandtray Therapy as it pertains to play therapy. This workshop will review the power of Sandtray therapy as it relates to individual, family and group work. Who is ready to get #sandtrayed?

Objectives:

  1. Participants of this workshop will analyze the Jungian theoretical model as it pertains to Sandplay and Sandtray therapy organization and prep in the playroom.
  2. Participants of this workshop will identify the fundamental principles of processing techniques of Sandtray therapy in adult, child and family therapy.
  3. Participants of this workshop will demonstrate through personal exploration and development the power of Sandtray therapy as it relates to personal growth and goal-setting in the context of adult and child therapy.
  4. Participants of this workshop will examine common Sandtray themes, with video examples, that focuses on abuse and trauma as the primary client concern in the playroom.
  5. Participants of this workshop will discuss the application of Sandtray therapy as it pertains to attachment-based work in play therapy.
  6. Participants of this workshop will analyze Sandtray therapy concepts central to family play therapy in the playroom.
  7. Participants of this workshop will identify and demonstrate 3 Sandtray protocols for use in group and family therapy settings.
  8. Participants of this workshop will complete a written reflection paper after they have utilized this play therapy technique with a current client after the workshop.

Instructor: Carmy Goodwin, LSCSW, LCSW, RPT-S

Workshop Schedule for In Person Training:

Day One:
12:30-1:00     Sign in, Play Check-In and Overview
1:00-3:00     Workshop Presentation 
3:00-3:15     Break
3:15-5:30     Training Continues 
5:30-6:00     Dinner 
6:00-7:15     Continue Training
7:15-7:30     Break
7:30-8:30     Training Continues with Conclusion of Day One

Day Two:
8:30-10:00 Sign-In, Play Check-In and Continue Training
10:00-10:10 Morning Break
10:10-12:00 Training Continues
12:00-1:00 Lunch
1:00-2:30 Training Continues
2:30-2:40 Afternoon Break
2:40-4:00 Training Continues, Wrap-up and Evaluations

*Homework assignment

Workshop Schedule For Live Web-Based Training:
Day One:
8:30-10:00 Sign-In, Play Check-In and Training Begins
10:00-10:10 Morning Break
10:10-12:00 Training Continues
12:00-1:00 Lunch
1:00-3:00 Training Continues
3:00-3:15 Afternoon Break
3:15-5:30 Training Continues with Conclusion of Day 1

Day Two:
8:30-10:00 Sign-In, Play Check-In and Training Begins
10:00-10:10 Morning Break
10:10-12:00 Training Continues
12:00-1:00 Lunch
1:00-3:30 Training Continues, Post-Test and Evaluations

*Homework Assignment

$275.00$350.00

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Workshop Withdrawal: 

  • Withdrawal requests should be submitted by email to [email protected] no later than 7 calendar days prior to the scheduled workshop date in order to receive a full refund of the paid workshop fee. Withdrawal requests that are submitted after 7 calendar days prior to the scheduled workshop date will result in a refund of the paid workshop fee – with the exception of a $50 administrative fee for a 2-day workshops and a $25 administrative fee for 1-day  workshops.
  • If a student does not attend a workshop and does not submit a withdrawal request as outlined in the previous sections by the time the workshop is concluded, within 5 business days Heartland Play will issue a refund of the paid workshop fee – with the exception of a $100 administrative fee for 2-day workshops and a $50 administrative fee for 1-day workshops.

Workshop Cancellation:

  • Heartland Play reserves the right to cancel a workshop due to insufficient enrollment.  Heartland Play will email workshop students at least 5 calendar days in advance of the scheduled workshop date to notify students of the cancellation.  Notice will be provided with the option to reschedule for a future course date or to receive a full refund of paid workshop fees.
  • Heartland Play reserves the right to cancel a workshop due to inclement weather, instructor illness or instructor family emergency.  If a workshop is canceled, students will be notified via e-mail prior to the workshop start time.  Heartland Play will notify the students of a reschedule date for the workshop within 10 calendar days of the cancelled workshop.  Notice will be provided with the option to reschedule for the future course date or to receive a full refund of the paid workshop fee.

This course is available in:

Live Web-Based CONTACT hours on November 6-7, 2020 (Additional Workshop)

Live Web-Based CONTACT hours on January 8-9, 2021 (Kansas City Class 38)

Live Web-Based CONTACT hours on February 8-9, 2021 (Additional Workshop)

Live Web-Based CONTACT hours on June 11-12, 2021 (Kansas City Class 39)

Live Web-Based CONTACT hours on June 25-26, 2021 (Omaha Class 40 & NWAR Class 42)

Columbia Class 43 on August 6-7, 2021

Wichita Class 41 on September 24-25, 2021

In person weekend workshops meet Friday from 12:30 to 8:30pm & Saturday from 8:30am to 4:00pm and web-based weekend workshops meet Friday and Saturday from 8:30am-4:30pm CST. This workshop will have a 2 hour homework assignment to complete the 15 hour requirement.

15 Hours Credit

This 15 hour workshop consists of 13 hours of instruction and 2 hours of practice/homework.

Available in Multiple Cities

This class is available in several Midwest locations.

Secure Payment

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Networking

Connect with other like-minded therapists while obtaining continuing education credits.