Mindfulness-based Play Therapy® courses are steeped in the research that supports both the efficacy of play therapy and the literature that shows mindfulness-based practices have a positive effect on mental health outcomes. Play is the natural way children explore their inner and outer worlds. Play Therapy is a systematic approach to supporting children utilizing their natural language of play.  Mindfulness-based practices support clinicians in establishing and maintaining the essential therapeutic alliance, ensuring the quality of your therapeutic presence with clients, and facilitating clients' awareness of sensing, feeling, and thinking while gently introducing means for regulating emotions.


Come and learn how to infuse mindfulness-based practices into your therapeutic work with children and families while also contributing to your own well-being.

FREE COURSE:

Introduction to Mindfulness-based Play Therapy®: Theory & Skills and Methods

Instructor: 

Lynn Louise Wonders,
MA, LPC, CPCS, RPT-S™




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$59

Maintaining Effective Therapeutic Alliance in Play Therapy: Mindfulness-based Techniques for Clinicians to Use Inside and Outside of the Playroom

Instructor: 

Lynn Louise Wonders,
MA, LPC, CPCS, RPT-S™

This 3hr course will provide participants the opportunity to learn The Power of Mindfulness-based Practices and the effects on mental health outcomes per research, the role of Therapeutic Alliance within Seminal & Historical Play Therapy Theories, the Therapeutic Powers of Play, Mindfulness-based practices for YOU the person-of-the therapist (and WHY), and Mindfulness-based practices for you to introduce and practice with your clients and caregivers in play therapy.

CE: 3

$59

A Mindfulness-based Approach to Combining Child Centered and Directive Play Therapy Theories and Skills

Instructor: 

Lynn Louise Wonders,
MA, LPC, CPCS, RPT-S™

This 2 hour webinar will provide participants an opportunity to learn about how to utilize a mindfulness-based approach to blending, bridging, and weaving together seminal play therapy theories in a way that honors and utilizes a child-centered approach along with more directive and facilitative approaches

CE: 2

$59

Mindfulness and Child Centered Play Therapy

Instructor: 

Cary Hamilton,
LMHC-S, CMHS, RPT-S™, CDWF™

This course will invite participants to cultivate therapeutic presence with clients through an experiential mindfulness exercise. Then, anchored in present moment awareness, the instructor will guide participants through an exploration of how CCPT allows for children to experience acceptance, non-judgment, and natural growth and healing through play as the change-agent.

CE: 2


Mindfulness-based Play Therapy® and Cognitive Behavioral Play Therapy

Instructor: 

Lynn Louise Wonders,
MA, LPC, CPCS, RPT-S™










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$59

Mindful Jungian Play and Sandplay Therapy

Instructor: 

Rosalind Heiko, PhD, RPT-S™

This two hour course explores how the intersection of seminal and historical theories of both Jungian Play Therapy and Sandplay naturally harmonize with mindfulness-based practices. 


CE: 2


Mindfulness and Attachment-based Play Therapy

Instructor: 

TBA



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Mindfulness and Ecosystemic Play Therapy

Instructor: 

Lynn Louise Wonders,
MA, LPC, CPCS, RPT-S™





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$59

Mindfulness-based Prescriptive Play Therapy: Attunement to the Unique Needs of Every Child & Family

Instructor: 

Lynn Louise Wonders,
MA, LPC, CPCS, RPT-S™

This two hour course teaches therapists how to Use Prescriptive Play Therapy to attune to the unique needs of every child and family.

CE: 2

$59

Mindfulness in Family Systems

Instructor: 

Jennifer Hayes, PhD, LMFT, RPT-S™

This two hour course teaches therapists how to guide families on a playful, mindfulness-based journey. 





CE: 2


Enhancing the Therapeutic Relationship and Client Outcomes Through Therapists’
Practice of Mindfulness

Instructor: 

Dr. Matt Hersh, Ph.D, DCEP 

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$59

Teaching Parents the Magic of FirstPlay® Somatic Storytelling Touch & Attachment

Instructor:

Janet Courtney, PhD, LCSW, RPT-S™

This two-hour course explores how to work with parents and young children, through guiding parents on a mindfulness-based journey of using nurturing and playful touch FirstPlay® Somatic Storytelling to cultivate deeper bonds with their children.


CE: 2

$59

Mindfulness Within the Digital Playroom

Instructor: 

Rachel Altvater, Psy.D., RPT-S

This training explores the integration of mindfulness practices within the digital playroom. It offers play therapists and child mental health professionals recognition of authentic, connecting, and healing immersive experiences within the gaming space and a glimpse into mindfulness techniques tailored to the digital environment.

CE: 2

$59

LGBTQ+ and Mindfulness

Instructor: 
Kurt Oster, LBS, LICSW, LCSW, ACSW, CCTP, BCD, RPT™

This two hour training will assist play therapists and mental health practitioners through a mindfulness-based and cultural humility-based lens to work with individuals and families in the LGBTQ community.


CE: 2

$59

Mindfulness-based Play Therapy® for Emotion Regulation


Instructor: 

Lynn Louise Wonders,
MA, LPC, CPCS, RPT-S™

This course is an opportunity to learn about how to utilize play therapy for emotion regulation by implementing a mindfulness-based play therapy ® approach with children who struggle with emotion dysregulation. This presentation will provide 1 hour of play therapy seminal theory material and 1 hour of skills and methods.

CE: 2

$59

Mindfulness Based Sensory Exploration

Instructor: 

Rose LaPiere, LPC, ACS, RPT-S™


This two-hour workshop aims to offer participants practical experience in using mindfulness-based sensory exploration with play therapy clients. It also provides clear guidance on incorporating mindfulness-based sensory play into a therapeutic playroom effectively.

CE: 2

$59

Using Bibliotherapy in Play Therapy to Introduce Mindfulness

Instructor: 

Joelle Harrison, LPCC, RPT-S™

This two-hour course explores how to introduce mindfulness skills to children through the power of bibliotherapy. This course aims to
equip participants with the knowledge and practical tools needed to effectively engage children during play therapy sessions using an array of children’s books that focus on slowing down and being present.

CE: 2

$59

Mindfulness-based Play Therapy® With Children of Divorce

Instructor: 

Lynn Louise Wonders,

MA, LPC, CPCS, RPT-S™

This course will examine the effects of divorce on the children in the family as well as the family system as a whole and will specifically address how play therapy with children individually, sibling sessions, parent child dyads and the family as a whole can be effective.

CE: 2

$59

Mindfulness-Based Play Therapy Approach with Social Anxiety

Instructor: 

Lynn Louise Wonders,
MA, LPC, CPCS, RPT-S™

This 2 hour webinar will provide participants an opportunity to learn about how to utilize a mindfulness-based approach to case conceptualization and treatment planning with children suffering social anxiety and selective mutism.

CE: 2

$59

Blending Adlerian Theory and Mindfulness-based Practice in Play Therapy

Instructor: 

Susan Kerley,
LPC, RPT-S™, CPCS, NCC






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Mindful Mastery: Harnessing the Force Within – A Pop Culture Inspired Journey to Mindfulness

Instructor: 

Maria Laquerre-Diego,
LMFT, RPT-S™

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Facilitating Mindfulness-based Skills with Games in Play Therapy

Instructor: 

Lynn Louise Wonders,
MA, LPC, CPCS, RPT-S™

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Mindfulness-based Creative and Expressive Activities in Play Therapy

Instructor: 

Lynn Louise Wonders, MA, LPC, CPCS, RPT-S™


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A Mindfulness-based Approach to Play Therapy Treatment Planning

Instructor: 

Lynn Louise Wonders, MA, LPC, CPCS, RPT-S™


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$59

Practical Applications of Polyvagal Theory and Mindfulness in Play Therapy

Instructor: 

Lynn Louise Wonders,
MA, LPC, CPCS, RPT-S™

This presentation will provide you an opportunity to get a practical and straight-forward instruction on the application of polyvagal theory combined with an easy-to-understand application of mindfulness within practice of play therapy.

CE: 2

Mindfulness for Kids: Trauma-Informed Practices through Neuroscience Applications in Play Therapy

Instructor: 

Jackie Flynn, EdS, LMHC-S, RPT-S™

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Practical Trauma-Informed Mindfulness: Neuroscience-Based Applications

Instructor: 

Jackie Flynn, EdS, LMHC-S, RPT-S™

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A Holistic Approach to Mindfulness and Therapist Self-care

Instructor: 

LeNaya Smith Crawford, LMFT, ERYT500

Learn how to take an in depth approach to mindfulness and self care that honors all layers of who you are as a Therapist and Healer. This training includes an experiential sound bath and breathwork session to help you put your holistic self car into practice right away.  In this training you will learn LeNaya's framework for Holistic integration and how to curate a mindful self care plan that will help you heal from burn out , embody more balance and joy while pouring into your cup.

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