Play Therapy with Selective Mutism

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

Course description

In this 2 hour recorded tele-workshop we will explore the nature of selective mutism in child clients and how to utilize specific play therapy interventions to help children and families.

Learning Objectives:

1. Participants will receive a thorough understanding of what selective mutism is and some of the underlying related issues.

2. Participants will learn how selective mutism can be identified and diagnosed in play therapy settings.

3. Participants will learn how to recognize the 5 stages on the spectrum of communication in selective mutism during the course of 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. 

Jennifer Taylor Play Therapy Services is an Approved Provider with the Association for Play Therapy. (APT Approved Provider 12-331).  Play therapy credit available to mental health professionals only as listed in each course description.  Courses that do not qualify for play therapy credit are clearly listed. 

Jennifer Taylor has been approved by NBCC as an Approved Continuing Education Provider ACEP No. 6928.  Programs that do not qualify for NBCC credit are clearly marked.  Jennifer Taylor is solely responsible for all aspects of the programs.