Online Introduction to Synergetic Play Therapy® January 2023: Class 5 – Understanding Attachment & The Self-Object

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Understanding Attachment & The Self-Object (Class 5) is part of the Online Introduction to Synergetic Play Therapy™ course, January 24th, 2023 – June 16th, 2023. Class 5 Objectives: Discuss Synergetic Play Therapy’s definition and perspective on attachment Explain and demonstrate how to use the self-object as a way to support the client attaching to self Describe […]

Online Introduction to Synergetic Play Therapy® January 2023: Class 6 – Aggression, Art and Sand in Synergetic Play Therapy

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Aggression, Art and Sand in Synergetic Play Therapy (Class 6) is part of the Online Introduction to Synergetic Play Therapy™ course, January 24th, 2023 – June 16th, 2023. Class 6 Objectives: Explain how to use regulation as a way to help integrate aggressive energy in the playroom Describe how to facilitate the use sand from a Synergetic Play […]

Irish Play Therapy Community Association: A Synergetic Play Therapy Approach to Revolutionizing Therapeutic Play with Children

Dunboyne Castle Hotel

Although aggression and death are a common part of the play therapy process, many therapists don’t have a clear understanding of what to do and how to facilitate the intensity when it enters the playroom during play.  The result can lead to inadvertently promoting aggression and increasing low brain disorganization.  It can also lead to […]

January 2024 Online Introduction to Synergetic Play Therapy® (Level 1)

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Have you been searching for ways to create a deeper impact for your clients? Or perhaps you are: Looking for game-changing concepts, ideas, and techniques to repattern a child’s nervous system and become a more effective external regulator in the playroom? Wanting to experience aggressive play, sand, and art from the perspectives of nervous system regulation, […]

Healing Medical Trauma in Play Therapy (LAPT Conference – Day 1)

Loyola University New Orleans

Join Lisa as she Keynotes 2-days at the 2024 Louisiana Play Therapy Association Conference. On day 1, the topic will be Healing Medical Trauma in Play Therapy. Description: Medical trauma is a prevalent experience for many children who have undergone medical procedures or experienced chronic and acute conditions yet is often not included in trauma discussions. […]

Playing Perfectly: A Play Therapist’s Guide for Working with OCD in Play Therapy (LAPT Conference – Day 2)

Loyola University New Orleans

Join Lisa as she Keynotes 2-days at the 2024 Louisiana Play Therapy Association Conference. On day 2, the topic will be Playing Perfectly: A Play Therapist’s Guide for Working with OCD in Play Therapy. Description:  From perfectionism to anxiety to self-doubt, the world of a child struggling with OCD can be incredibly overwhelming. Come explore how […]

3-Day In-Person Introduction to Synergetic Play Therapy

The 3-Day In-Person Introduction to Synergetic Play Therapy® is an 18 hour course that takes you on a journey to explore the neuroscience behind what is happening in the play therapy process, how to repattern a child’s nervous system activation, and what it means to become an external regulator in the playroom! You will learn […]

Pia Konferans Organizasyon Ltd. Sti: Working with Aggression and Intensity in the Playroom

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Lisa holding a live online workshop for future SPTers in Turkey! This workshop is designed to help play therapists understand aggression and death play from a neuro-biological perspective and a Synergetic Play Therapy lens.  With the help of neuroscience and interpersonal neurobiology, therapists will learn how to effectively work with this type of play in […]