What: 2021 UMSL Play Therapy Summer Series
Where: University of Missouri – St. Louis ED Collabitat & Zoom
When: Fridays July 30, August 6, August 13,
August 20 September 17
Times: 9:00 a.m. to 12:15 p.m. (Central Time)
Who Should Attend: Professional counselors, school counselors, play therapists, social workers, psychologists, and graduate students
Continuing Education: LPCs, school counselors, and play therapists may earn up to 12 CEs (3 per session) for attending the full summer series. The CSAC is an NBCC Approved Provider #3054 and has CE Approved Provider status from the Association for Play Therapy (APT Approved Provider #21-641). All sessions are offered as CONTACT hours for play therapy training. (The two sessions offered via Zoom are limited to 40 participants to meet APT’s requirements for virtual contact trainings.)
Registration Fees: Professionals: $50 per session or $175 for all four sessions; Students: $25 per session (must use current .edu email address & May 2021 graduates may use student rate)
Sponsor: Play Therapy Institute @ UMSL via the Counseling and Social Advocacy Center @ UMSL
Conference Sessions Overview: The Play Therapy Institute @ UMSL will host a summer series of Friday morning workshops in a blended format. Click on each session title to view descriptions, learning objectives, and instructor information to learn more.
- July 30 – Using Play Therapy in Schools (Zoom, limited to 40 participants)
- August 6 – Skills for Navigating Suicidality in the Playroom (In Person)
- August 13 – Trauma and Play Therapy (In Person)
- September 17 – Supervision and Play Therapy (Zoom, limited to 40 participants and designed for RPT and RPT-S)
Cancellation policy: No refunds are available after one week prior to the start of the workshop. All refunds are subject to a $15 processing fee. To cancel, email firstname.lastname@example.org and include “Attention: Play Therapy Institute” in the title.
Virtual Technology Requirements: Sessions on July 30 and August 20 will be held via Zoom. Participants will receive a link connected to their registered email address to login. Participants are advised to use a computer rather than a smart phone. The Zoom Toll-Free support number is 833-302-1536 (serving all 50 states, the Caribbean, and Canada).
In-Person Safety Procedures: Sessions on August 6 and August 13 will be held on UMSL’s South Campus. We will follow all safety procedures in place at the county and university level (including masks and social distancing for those without vaccinations and enhanced cleanings.)
Please contact the Play Therapy Institute @ UMSL at 314-516-6099 or email@example.com with any questions.