Play Therapy Training

AAPT offers several Play Therapy Training opportunities throughout the year.

Upcoming Workshops – Register Online Now

Integrating Expressive Arts in Play Therapy (morning)  & Mandalas in Play Therapy with Traumatized Children (afternoon) with Eric Green, PhD, LPC-S, Registered Play Therapist – Supervisor, SP - Alabama Association for Play Therapy (AAPT) presents: Integrating Expressive Arts in Play Therapy (morning) & Mandalas in Play Therapy with Traumatized Children (afternoon)          Eric Green, PhD, LPC-S, Registered Play Therapist – Supervisor, SP WHEN: Friday, January 19, 2018 WHERE: St. Vincent’s Bruno Conference Center- 810 St. Vincent’s Dr., Birmingham, AL 35205 … Continue reading Integrating Expressive Arts in Play Therapy (morning)  & Mandalas in Play Therapy with Traumatized Children (afternoon) with Eric Green, PhD, LPC-S, Registered Play Therapist – Supervisor, SP

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Previous Workshops

AAPT Presents: Creative and Play Therapy Interventions - Alabama Association for Play Therapy (AAPT) presents: Creative and Play Therapy Interventions WHEN:    Friday, August 18th, 2017 WHERE:  St. Vincent’s Bruno Conference Center- 810 St. Vincent’s Dr., Birmingham, AL 35205 LEARNING OBJECTIVES AND GOALS OF THE WORKSHOP:  This workshop will consist of six (6) 1-hr long presentations on different topics using creative and play … Continue reading AAPT Presents: Creative and Play Therapy Interventions
Ethics A to Z: What Every Child Clinician Should Know - Alabama Association for Play Therapy (AAPT) presents: Ethics A to Z: What Every Child Clinician Should Know MISTIE BARNES, Ed.D., LPC-S, Registered Play Therapist- Supervisor   WHEN:       Friday, April 28, 2017 WHERE:     TROY UNIVERSITY RIVERFRONT CAMPUS                      1510 Whitewater Avenue, Phenix City, AL … Continue reading Ethics A to Z: What Every Child Clinician Should Know
Playful CBT Interventions for Children with Anxiety by Liana Lowenstein, MSW, RSW, CPT-S -

Liana Lowenstein, MSW, RSW, CPT-S, is a Registered Clinical Social Worker, Certified Play Therapist-Supervisor, and Certified TF-CBT Therapist who has been working with children and their families since 1988 […]

Trauma-Informed Expressive Arts and Play Therapy with Children and Families by Cathy Malchiodi, PhD, LPAT, LPCC, ATR-BC, REAT - Cathy A. Malchiodi is an internationally recognized expert on art therapy and expressive arts therapy, and is a research psychologist, educator, arts and social science writer, and non-profit director. This event will introduce you to trauma-informed expressive arts therapy [art-based methods along with specific play-based and expressive therapies techniques] and how to apply practical strategies to your … Continue reading Trauma-Informed Expressive Arts and Play Therapy with Children and Families by Cathy Malchiodi, PhD, LPAT, LPCC, ATR-BC, REAT
Churchill Downs in Louisville, Kentucky 33rd APT Conference in Louisville, KY - Conference Dates: October 4-9, 2016 in Louisville, Kentucky @ Galt House Hotel - Friday Keynote by Dr. Eliana Gil
Rosie the Service Dog in Birmingham Alabama Creative and Hopeful Play Therapy - Workshop Date: Friday, June 3, 2016 in Birmingham, Alabama @ Samford University - Presenter: David A. Crenshaw
Ethics for Mental Health Professionals Alabama Practical Mental Health Ethics - Workshop Date: Friday, April 22, 2016 in Montgomery, Alabama @ Family Guidance Center - Presenter: Jeffrey S. Ashby
Children of Divorce Play Therapy Workshop Birmingham AL Play Therapy with Grieving Children & Children of Divorce - Workshop Date: Friday, Jan 15th, 2016 in Birmingham, Alabama @ Vestavia Hills Baptist Church - Presenter: Hilda R. Glazer
Family Therapy Techniques Birmingham AL - Alabama Association for Play Therapy Integrating Play Therapy with Family Therapy - Workshop Date: Friday, June 5th, 2015 in Vestavia Hills, Alabama - Presenter: Trudy Post Sprunk
Ethical and Social Issues - Keeping Pace Ethical & Social Issues in Counseling - “Ethical & Social Issues in Counseling” – 2015 AAPT Workshop by Dr. Rebecca Jacobson – 2 Venues: Athens AL (Mar 27) & Montgomery AL (Apr 10)