Ethics in Play Therapy

Meraki Institute of Learning

July 16th, 2021 Live In-Person Workshop Time: 9:00am to 12:15pm Cost: $75 Workshop Level: Beginner-Intermediate Instructor: Dr. Andrew Beer LMFT, RPT-S Location: Tanager Place Estle Center Lower Level Training Room 1030 5th Ave SE, Cedar Rapids Iowa Training Hours: Play therapy credit available to mental health professionals & graduate students in a mental health program…

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Use of Sand Tray in Play Therapy

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July 28th, 2021 Live In-Person Workshop Time: 9:00am to 4:00pm Cost: $140 Workshop Level: Beginner-Intermediate Instructor: Tonya Hotchkin LMFT, RPT, CTRP Location: Tanager Place Estle Center Lower Level Training Room 1030 5th Ave SE, Cedar Rapids Iowa Training Hours: Play therapy credit available to mental health professionals & graduate students in a mental health program…

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Youth Mental Health First Aid

Meraki Institute of Learning

July 30th 2021 Time: 9:00am to 4:00pm Cost: Free Instructors: Marion Jacobs, MS and Robin Hoffman LMSW Breaks: 1 Hour Lunch Break Location: Tanager Place Estle Center Lower Level Training Rm Who should attend: Parents, Social workers, mental health workers, educators, administrators, substance abuse professionals, coaches, law enforcement, daycare providers, etc. If you saw someone…

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FREE Virtual Lunch & Learn Series: Creating a Restorative Workplace Culture

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Friday August 27th 2021 Virtual Lunch & Learn Series Time: 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm Cost: FREE Learning Facilitator: Lindsey Swales, LISW, RPT-S Location: Zoom Virtual Meeting Description: Workplace culture can be the key ingredient that either builds or destroys success, innovation, employee resilience, and outcomes. In human service and social justice fields, these impacts…

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Autism Workshop Series: Looking Beyond Behaviors to Support Children’s Social and Emotional Development

Meraki Institute of Learning

Sept 18th 2021 Time: 1:00PM-2:30PM Virtual Event Cost: $10 Workshop Details This training will introduce a new approach to solving children’s behavioral challenges, focusing on building a child’s foundation for emotional and behavioral control and moving beyond paradigms that focus on compliance and surface behaviors. Dr. Delahooke will describe behaviors as the tip of the iceberg,…

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Building Attachment/Connection Through Family Play Therapy

Meraki Institute of Learning

n this workshop, participants will learn about attachment theory, assessing attachment, and how to apply attachment theory to clients and their parents when conceptualizing play therapy clients. They will also learn about multiple modalities of family play therapy, including Filial Therapy and Theraplay®, which can help build and/or repair attachment wounds and build connection between children and caregivers.

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Recognizing & Managing Transference in Play Therapy

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October 29th 2021 Live In-Person Workshop Time: 9:00am to 3:00pm Cost: $125 Workshop Level: All Instructor: Jennie Null LMFT, RPT-S Training Hours: Total: 5 contact CE Play Therapy Special Topics: 5 hrs Location: Tanager Place Estle Center LL Training Room 1030 5th Ave SE, Cedar Rapids IA Workshop Description This workshop is designed for play…

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