Follow My Lead! Incorporating a Clean Language Approach into Art, Play & Sandtray Therapy Techniques
Time & Location
About The Event
Knowing what to say and do in therapy can be TOUGH! Learn how speak your client's language using the Clean Language Approach. Increase interactions, processing and metaphor by following their lead! This workshop will provide a basic overview of the Clean Language Approach and how to incorporate into art, play, sandtray and other experiential therapy techniques to increase metaphor and insight. This workshop is relevant to clinicians working with children, teens and adults. This webinar will serve as a guide for play therapists to infuse their practice with art, play and sandtray activities that will aid in with a variety of presenting concerns, ages and situations. Play Therapists will be able to incorporate learned skills into their clinical approach and techniques into in person and online telehealth services. Ethical considerations, diversity and limitations will also be explored.
By the end of the webinar, participants will be able to:
•Define Clean Language and how it relates to metaphor growth in therapy practices
•Incorporate Clean Language into at least three Art and Play Therapy techniques for hard to reach children and teens
•Demonstrate how following the client's lead deepens metaphor and change
Limited to 40 participants. Your spot will not be guaranteed without completion of registration with payment.
VIRTUAL: This will be a virtual meeting. Participants must be visible (video on) throughout the presentation and will be awarded CONTACT CE upon successful completion of a post test. You must be visible (camera on) throughout the presentation. Due to COVID-19 health concerns, this one-time online event has been approved by APT for 2 CONTACT CE Hours & Florida LMHC, LMFT & LCSW CEU's.
APT Approved Provider #20-618 & Florida Board of Clinical Social Work, Marriage and Family Therapy and Mental Health Counseling BAP#50-20533
Play therapy credit may not be awarded to non-mental health professionals
2:00-3:45pm EST Training
3:45-4:00 EST Brainstorming
Cancellation Policy: All cancellations must be requested in writing and received no later than April 2nd to receive a 100% refund. Requests made after will receive 50% refund or transfer to a later workshop. Substitutions (someone else attending) or transfer of registration to another training date may be requested.
About our presenter: Marla Berger, LMHC, ATR, RPT-S, Eagala Advanced Certified
Marla is a Licensed Mental Health Counselor, Registered Art Therapist, Registered Play Therapist - Supervisor, EMDR Trained, PATH Int'l Certified Therapeutic Riding Instructor, Qualified Supervisor, Natural Lifemanship Certification Student and an Eagala Advanced Certified Professional. In other words, she loves experiential therapies! Marla founded Berger Counseling Services in 2009 and has presented locally and nationally on experiential services, trauma and bereavement.
Berger Counseling Services
Parkland, FL 33067