SPCL 7949X: Advanced Seminar in Play Therapy Practice and Supervision
45 hours lecture, 1 credit conference; 4 credits
Advanced seminar in play therapy practice with diverse populations; group supervision of play therapy practice. Study of advanced play therapy skills. Review of diagnostic play assessment and child forensic interviewing. Principles of clinical supervision of play therapy; role of play therapy supervisor; impact of vicarious trauma on play therapist. Students are expected to draw on their play-based experiences in the field (work or volunteer) in school or community settings.