AutPlay Therapy is facilitated by parent company Robert Jason Grant Ed.D. All trainings are offered at the Robert Jason Grant Ed.D AutPlay Therapy Clinic in Springfield, Missouri (unless otherwise indicated).

Continuing Education:
Robert Jason Grant Ed.D is an NBCC-Approved Continuing Education Provider (ACEP) and may offer NBCC-approved clock hours for events that meet NBCC requirements. The ACEP is solely responsible for all aspects of the program. NBCC provider #6595. Most trainings are approved for NBCC continuing education, but each individual training listing should be reviewed to identify the type and amount of continuing education offered. Visit nbcc.org to learn more about NBCC.

Robert Jason Grant Ed.D is an APT Approved Provider #12-318 for continuing education. Most trainings are approved for APT continuing education, but each individual training listing should be reviewed to identify the type and amount of continuing education offered. Visit a4pt.org to learn more about APT (Association for Play Therapy).

Robert Jason Grant Ed.D is a Certified Training Partner for IBCCES (International Board for Credentialing and Continuing Education Standards) #CE159432, offering continuing education for the Certified Autism Specialist and Autism Certificate credentials. Most trainings are approved for IBCCES continuing education, but each individual training listing should be reviewed to identify the type and amount of continuing education offered.

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Robert Jason Grant Ed.D trainings are approved for continuing education for most state licensure requirements for Licensed Counselors and Social Workers. Participants should check with their state licensing boards for verification.

To register for a training, simply pay online with PayPal (we accept credit cards through a secure PayPal transaction. You do not need a PayPal account to use a credit card and pay online through PayPal), or call our office 417-755-9042, or print, complete, and mail the Product Order Form with payment to our office.

Robert Jason Grant Ed.D AutPlay Therapy Clinic
2407 S. Campbell
Springfield, MO. 76807
(p) 417-755-9042 (f) 855-425-0096

Cancellation Policy: Registration for trainings may be cancelled with a full refund up to 24 hours after registration/payment has been made. Registrations cancelled after that time will not receive a refund but participants may obtain credit for a future training.

We facilitate trainings around the country and internationally. If you would like to inquire about having us speaking at your conference, workshop, or seminar, please contact us by phone or email.

We also provide correspondence (non-contact) trainings. Visit our correspondence training page to see a full list of home based trainings we offer!

Introduction to Sandtray Play Therapy

Instructor: Amy E. Flaherty, LPE-I, RPT is Founder and Director of Southern Sandtray Institute. She trains therapists from all over the world in the method of sandtray therapy from using the latest research within interpersonal neurobiology.  Amy is a dynamic and engaging speaker, weaving real-world case studies into practical applications for your sandtray practice. You can find her work and training programs at www.southernsandtray.com
CE Hrs: 2 Days (12 CE Hrs)
Date: Friday June 1st & Saturday June 2nd, 2018,  9:00am – 4:00pm
Location: Robert Jason Grant Ed.D AutPlay Therapy Clinic, Springfield, MO.
Cost: $175


Description:
This workshop is an introductory class to sand tray work within the play therapy setting. It will cover how to work with both children and adults in sand tray as well as specific methods and techniques. By the end of the training, participants will gain the specific skills and knowledge listed below. Note: This training has a cap on the number of participants so register early.
Day One Learning Objectives:
1. Gain knowledge of the history of sand tray work in play therapy
2. Understand the difference between sand tray and sandplay work
3. Have a basic understanding of materials needed for this work, such as miniatures
4. Understand and develop skills needed to process sand tray with adults
5. List several directives for sand tray work in play therapy provided by the instructor and create others when given case examples from the instructor
6. Work through several case studies of adults and gain an understanding of the process that occurred within the treatment
Day Two Learning Objectives:
1. Have an overview of developmental issues that occur within sand tray work with children and other special populations
2. Gain a basic understanding of non-directive play therapy as how it relates to working with children in the sand tray
3. Understand and experience role play of sand tray work as it often occurs with a child
4. Work through several case studies of children and gain an understanding of the process that occurred within the play therapy treatment
5. Learn the latest brain-informed research behind the power of sand tray in play therapy
6. Learn at least two sandtray play therapy activity to use with groups or families

Continuing Education: This training is approved for 12 CE hrs applicable to the National Board for Certified Counselors (NBCC) and the Association for Play Therapy (APT). Attendees wishing to receive NBCC or APT continuing education hours must meet the guidelines established by these organizations. This training is relevant for Registered Play Therapists, Licensed Counselors, Licensed Social Workers, Licensed Psychologists, School Counselors, Certified Counselors, and other Mental Health Professionals.

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