Ethical Play Therapy in Home and School Settings

Approved for 2 Play Therapy Non-Contact Hours (APT Approved Provider 12-331) & 2 NBCC credit hours | taught by Lynn Louise Wonders, LPC, RPT-S

Course description


Often therapists need to provide play therapy services in-home or at school depending on the needs of the population being served or the nature of the services. This 2 hour webinar will address ways to apply play therapy principles ethically and create a therapeutic experience for the child client in a variety of settings outside of the traditional office setting.

Learning Objectives:

  • Participants will have opportunity to explore the pros and cons of providing play therapy services in home and school settings including reviewing a list of cautionary considerations for which to prepare.
  • Participants will examine the ethical code sections for counselors, social workers and marriage and family therapists that may be applicable when providing play therapy in home and school settings.
  • Participants will learn practical ways to create a therapeutic experience in alternative settings for play therapy.


  • Lynn Louise Wonders, LPC, RPT-S
    Lynn Louise Wonders, LPC, RPT-S
    Guest Speaker

    Lynn Louise Wonders is a Licensed Professional Counselor, Certified Professional Counselor Supervisor, Registered Play Therapist-Supervisor, early childhood specialist and parenting coach.

    She is the founder and director of Wonders Counseling Services, LLC, an APT-Approved Provider for play therapy continuing education offering clinical services, play therapy supervision and training as well as professional mentoring for therapists developing a career in play therapy.

    Lynn is certified by Jack Canfield as a coach and trainer, offering seminars, small and large workshops and mastermind programs for therapists and other helping professionals online and in person world-wide.

    Lynn leads a large community of play therapists from around the world on Facebook and has assisted well over 1,000 therapists in working toward RPT status and building thriving play therapy private practices.

    Lynn has partnered with Jennifer Taylor Play Therapy Services for the delivery and management of this course.