SPCL 7948X: Play Therapy Applications for Special Populations
45 hours lecture; 1 hour conference; 4 credits
Study of play therapy interventions with special populations, including diverse children who have experienced loss, trauma, abuse, or neglect. Development of applied skills for conducting and evaluating play therapy interventions in school and community settings. Emphasis on development of clinical sensitivity to working with diverse children who present with a wide variety of psychological needs, and their families.