This 3 hour recorded workshop provides training in the work, process and ethical responsibilities for supervising interns and new therapists in providing play therapy services. While there is an overview of various supervisory models, we will focus on a developmental perspective examining two developmental models taking into consideration where interns and new therapists are in their professional development specific to play therapy services for child clients.
- Identify professional developmental stages of interns and therapists new to providing play therapy services and the supervisors role therein.
2. Be able to explain the importance of the supervisory relationship with new therapists and interns providing play therapy services including appropriate boundaries, structure and regularity of supervision interaction.
3. Learn the varying roles of supervisor including didactic and evaluative responsibilities in overseeing the therapists work with child clients and parents.
4. Learn how to ensure interns and new therapists are keeping ethically appropriate clinical records
5. Learn how to create accountability measures while helping supervisees to feel encouraged.
6. Learn systems to have in place in the case of crisis.
7. Gain an opportunity to apply these newly learned concepts and ideas to fictional cases of supervisor-supervisee scenarios.
3 Hours of Supervisor Play Therapy Training – APT Approved Provider 12-321
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.