Using Sandtray or Play Therapy
About this Case Presentation
Sand Tray Therapy is a creative way of letting clients to express their worldview using images and stories in the sand. Sandtray therapy is both a non-directive and directive expressive approach for therapists to use with all clients. Clients can use words or be non-verbal to express their stories. Through creative expression, a person in therapy is able to manifest in sand the things they would otherwise not be able to vocalize or address in traditional therapy. The therapist treats the person as whole and healed, knowing that the process of sand tray therapy allows the person to find the answers that are already within them.
About The Presenter
Sabra Starnes is an Independent Clinical Social Worker and Registered Play Therapy Supervisor who has been practicing for 22 years in the DC-Maryland-Virginia area. She is the founder of Next Place Therapy Services, LLC, working with children and their families using Attachment-Based Play Therapy. She offers play therapy training in person and online, with expertise in adoption in Play and attachment, EMDR, Sandtray, TBRI, Daring Way, Kinesthetic Storytelling, and trauma. and She is a national and international speaker and trainer on adoption and foster care from a personal and professional perspective. She is a co-author of Increasing Your Play Therapy Toolbox Therapy Book an interactive play therapy workbook.
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