by Amy Flaherty LPE-I RPT
6 hours, 22 minutes.
Are you struggling to find creative, effective, brain-based techniques to help your kids who suffer from anxiety, impulsivity, isolation and defiance as a result of trauma?
Join Amy Flaherty, to discover innovative brain-based techniques, such as sandtray, art, and movement exercises to use in the play room to increase cognitive ability, regulate sensitivity to stimuli, and improve coordination. You will leave with confidence to design, tailor, and apply play therapy techniques using the backing of solid neuroscience.
Learn to recognize trauma loops, dysregulation, regression, rigidity in your clients, and discover countless and effective play therapy techniques to heal them. Take advantage of the latest brain-research to effectively treat common trauma-related behaviors, such as:
Videos, case studies, and experiential techniques will be used to fully explain play therapy techniques and the latest brain research.
Overview of the Effect of Trauma on the Brain
Principles of Interpersonal Neurobiology in Play Therapy
REPAIRING THE BRAIN THROUGH PLAY TECHNIQUES – OVER 30 TECHNIQUES
Techniques for dysregulation, rigidity, regression, trauma loops (targets cerebellum)
Techniques for emotional identification (targets the limbic system)
Techniques for coping skills to address rigidity, trauma loops, and harmful behaviors (targets the cortex)
Techniques to improve executive function for positive choices: After body is regulated and the whole brain is online (targets the pre-frontal cortex)
Best practices for parents/caregivers
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