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CAPTP Play Therapy with Very Young Children

Date: Feb 5, 2018 7:30 pm

Course Dates: February 5, 12 and 26

Time: 7:30 pm to 9:00.

Continuing Education Credits/Contact Hours 4.5

Registration: $225


This course will discuss therapeutic techniques of working with children ages 3 to 6, their parents and teachers.  The instructor will also provide suggestions on setting up a play/office space, important supplies, initial sessions with parents and the child, and interfacing with schools.  While this is not a course on theory, we will touch on the importance of the understanding the child's development in all areas of functioning and family dynamics, which are essential in treating a child.


Instructor: Lisa Dubinsky, Psy.D., M.S.W. is Faculty, Supervisor and Co-Director of Recruitment and Admissions of the Child and Adolescent Psychotherapy Training Program, William Alanson White Institute.  She is an early childhood consultant at mainstream preschools and maintains a private practice working with children and adults.


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Learning Objectives:

  1. 1. Participants will gain insight in terms of their interface with schools and how they can you be helpful to the teacher and the director of the preschool.
  2. 2. Participants will understand what a consultant does when working with young children and their parents?
  3. 3. Participants will learn ways to assess a young child's symbolic play skills,
  4. 4. Participants will be given suggestions on setting up a play/therapy room.
  5. 5. Participants will be given suggestions about working with parents.