How to get 15 hours of FREE Play Therapy Training

How to get 15 hours of FREE Play Therapy Training: And improve you work with childrenIf you are new to the mental health field or have recently started

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Putting words to a life-changing experience in Kenya: The Play Therapy Great Migration

Putting words to a life-changing experience in Kenya: The Play Therapy Great Migration It's been over five months since the play therapy experience of a lifetime: The Play Therapy

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A Star in my Jar: The magic of a digital gratitude Journal

How a gratitude journal improves your mental health: Plus my favorite Gratitude Journal AppKeeping a gratitude journal is probably the most recommended tool for entry-level journaling.  You will see

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Play Therapy Quotes: Fact or Fiction?

There are some well-known play therapy quotes that are widely accepted as factual statements.But are they true??You might be surprised to learn the story behind your favorite play

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Updated: There are now FIVE Must-Watch Play Therapy Tedx Talks

Updated (twice in 2023!) There are now FIVE TEDx Talks that have been given by PLAY THERAPISTS as of today. This post was updated to add the new

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3 Reasons to Attend a Play Therapy Retreat

Attending a play therapy retreat in a paradise location (and possibly making it a tax-deductible business expense) sounds like a no-brainer, right?  But, many people hesitate before registering

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Celebrating Play Therapy During National Play Therapy Week 2019

While most of you were watching the Super Bowl, play therapists around the country were beginning their annual celebrations of National Play Therapy Week (February 3-9). National Play

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I attended the National APT Play Therapy Conference for the first time…this is what it was like for me

 My Love for the Annual Play Therapy Conference (in GIF's)I'm embarrassed to admit that I have been a Registered Play Therapist for almost ten years and have never

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So You Want to Be A Play Therapist?

Let’s welcome my next guest blogger is Kamini Verma as she dives into becoming play therapist!  Common Hurdles In Becoming A Registered Play Therapist When I decided I

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Should Your Playroom Include Aggressive Toys Like Play Guns?

Play therapists widely regard the use of aggressive toys, including toys guns, as an essential element to the playroom. However, many parents are hesitant to allow their children

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