Registration begins at 8:00 a.m

SandTray

PLAY THERAPY

Workshop 

Presenter: Kay Pantier

MSE, MS, LPC-S, LMFT-S

Registered Play Therapist Supervisor

Trauma specialist

12 APT CREDIT HOURS

Time: 8:30am - 4:00pm

*Buy all 3 training's at a discounted rate of $750*

#17-515
#6570
April 3-4, 2020
Aug 21-22, 2020
Nov 13-14, 2020

Sandtray 101

April 3 - 4, 2020 (see hotel accommodations at bottom of page)

Cost $295 

Description

Expressive art techniques are helpful tools in the hands of licensed therapists. Sandtray is a valuable tool for working with clients across the lifespan. This training is an introduction to the use of sandtray and is designed for the therapist who has little or no training or experience in the use of sandtray. Experiential activities are an integral part of the training.  Participants will build and process multiple sandtrays during the 2 day training. Lecture, group and didactic experiences are part of the training. Attendees will participate in experiential activities that will give them the tools to use in working with their clients immediately. 

Each participant will receive a copy of Sandtray Therapy 3rd Edition by Linda E. Homeyer and Daniel S. Sweeny, and a portable sandtray with sand.

Goals and Objectives 

  •  Identify the rationale for using Sandtray in Play Therapy practice

  • Analyze the impact of Sandtray in Play Therapy on the brain and attachment

  • Summarize the therapeutic benefits of Sandtray in Play Therapy practice

  • Identify the materials and supplies needed for Sandtray in Play Therapy 

  • Compare the differences in Sandtray and Sandplay

  • Apply the protocol for conducting Sandtray in Play Therapy sessions

  • Participate in experiential Sandtray exercises that can be incorporated in Play Therapy

  • Identify how to set up your Sandtray materials and space

Day 1 Goals

Day 2 goals

  • Explore the history of Sandtray

  • Identify brain development and how it influences working with clients in Counseling and Play Therapy

  • Identify types of trauma and how trauma impacts a client's work in Sandtray in Play Therapy

  • Explain the impact of trauma on the brain and body

  • Identify attachment styles

  • Examine case studies of client's use of Sandtray in Play Therapy

  • Construct experiential Sandtrays and learn skills to process the sandtray

  • Compare the difference in sandtray and sandplay

  • Identify the materials and supplies needed for Sandtray in Counseling and Play Therapy

  • Identify how to set up your Sandtray materials and space

  • Identify the protocol for using Sandtray in Counseling and Play Therapy 

  • Identify the role of the Sandtray therapist

  • Construct experiential Sandtrays and learn skills to process the sandtray

August 21 - 22, 2020 (see hotel accommodations at bottom of page)

Cost $250 

Description

Sandtray is an expressive arts tool that is valuable for working with clients across the lifespan. This training is designed for the therapist who has a basic knowledge of the history of sandtray and its use.  Attendees should have prior experience in the use of sandtray. Experiential activities are an integral part of the training. Participants will build and process multiple sandtrays during the 2 day training. Lecture, group and didactic experiences are part of the training.  Participation in experiential activities will give them the tools and experience to use in working with their clients immediately.

Goals and Objectives 

  • Analyze metaphors and their meanings

  • Practice strategies for processing the client's work in the Sandtray

  • Participate in experiential Sandtray exercises that can be incorporated in Play Therapy and counseling

  • Apply techniques for processing Sandtray in Play Therapy and counseling across the lifespan

  • Evaluate the use of Sandtray  in Play Therapy and counseling across the lifespan

  • Identify the Therapeutic stages of Sandtray in Play Therapy and counseling

Day 1 Goals

Day 2 goals

  • Identify the Therapeutic Stages of Play Therapy

  • Recognize the Stages in Sandtray in Counseling and Play Therapy

  • Processing Strategies for the Sandtray 

  • Utilizing Assessment in Sandtray

  • Recognize the Advantages of Sandtray in Counseling and Play Therapy

  • Evaluate the Use of Sandtray with Specific Issues

  • Use of sandtray in Counseling and Play Therapy across the lifespan

  • Construct Experiential Sandtrays

  • Evaluate Miniatures and Their Meanings in Sandtray in Counseling and Play Therapy

  • Understand Metaphors and Their Use in Sandtray

  • Recognize the Elements in Sandtray 

  • Discuss the Sacred Healing Chart

  • Analyze the Use of Sandtray in Counseling and Play Therapy by reviewing a Case Study

  • Construct Experiential Sandtrays

Sandtray 2.0

November 13 - 14, 2020 (see hotel accommodations at bottom of page)

Cost $250

Description

Sandtray is an expressive arts tool that is valuable for working with clients across the lifespan. This training is designed for the therapist who has an advanced knowledge and experience in the use of sandtray.  This training will focus on the person of the therapist and how to use sandtray within the framework of the clinician’s theoretical orientation. Experiential activities are an integral part of the training. Participants will build and process multiple sandtrays during the 2 day training. Lecture, group and didactic experiences are part of the training.  Participation in experiential activities will give clinicians the tools and experience to use in working with their clients immediately.

Goals and Objectives 

  • Participants will evaluate the use of Sandtray in Play Therapy and counseling with specific issues

  • Participants will analyze case studies and case conceptualization

  • Participants will create experiential sandtrays that can be incorporated in Play Therapy and counseling

  • Participants will identify the brain processes activated in sandtray

  • Participants will identify the use of the Window of Tolerance and Zones of Regulation in Sandtray in Play Therapy and Counseling 

  • Participants will examine how ethical principles play a part in utilizing sandtray in play therapy and counseling

  • Participants will examine the use of Sandtray in Counseling and Play  Therapy into selected counseling theories 

  • Participants will identify their counseling theory and integrate Sandtray into their current counseling theory

  • Participants will examine how ethical principles play a part in utilizing sandtray in Play Therapy and Counseling 

  • Participants will evaluate the use of Sandtray  in Play Therapy and Counseling with special populations

  • Participants will evaluate the use of Sandtray in Play Therapy and Counseling with groups 

  • Participants will construct experiential sandtrays that can be incorporated in Play Therapy and Counseling

Day 1 Goals

Day 2 goals

  • Examine the use of Sandtray in Counseling and Play Therapy into selected counseling theories 

  • Participants will identify their counseling theory and integrate Sandtray into their current counseling theory

  • Participants will examine how ethical principles play a part in utilizing sandtray in Play Therapy and Counseling 

  • Construct experiential sandtrays that can be incorporated in Play Therapy and counseling

  • Participants will evaluate the use of Sandtray in Play Therapy and counseling with specific issues

  • Participants will analyze case studies and case conceptualization

  • Participants will create experiential sandtrays that can be incorporated in Play Therapy and counseling

  • Participants will identify the brain processes activated in sandtray

  • Participants will identify the use of the Window of Tolerance and Zones of Regulation in Sandtray in Play Therapy and Counseling 

  • Participants will examine how ethical principles play a part in utilizing sandtray in play therapy and counseling

Sandtray Advanced

About the Presenter

Kay Pantier, MSE, MS, LPC-S, LMFT-S, TA-S

Registered Play Therapist Supervisor

Kay Pantier is a Licensed Professional Counselor Supervisor, Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist Supervisor and a Registered Play Therapist Supervisor. She has specializations in trauma, play therapy, technology assisted counseling and supervision. Kay is trained by EMDRIA in the EMDR model for working with trauma. Kay graduated with her counseling degree from John Brown University in 2008. She has 25 years of experience as a former elementary school teacher and principal.

Kay specializes in working with families and children. She has a passion for helping those who help others and enjoys training other professionals in sandtray therapy, play therapy, trauma and supervision.

Community Partner

For Sandtray 101
April 3-4, 2020

Hyatt Place Rogers/Bentonville is offering a discounted rate of $109 for all training participants. Included
in your rate is our hot breakfast buffet each day, Wi-Fi, and a courtesy shuttle that travels within a 5-
mile radius of the hotel (Including Waters Edge Counseling) upon availability. We offer all suite-style
rooms, 24-hour food and beverage services, as well as a full coffee to cocktails bar, proudly serving
Starbucks coffee. Please follow the booking link below to reserve your rooms with us before March 20,

2020.

Contact Courtney Pearson for any questions regarding hotel accommodations. 479-633-8555 ext. 5106

or Courtney.pearson@hyatt.com

For Sandtray 2.0
August 21-22, 2020

Hyatt Place Rogers/Bentonville is offering a discounted rate of $99 for all training participants. Included in your rate is our hot breakfast buffet each day, Wi-Fi, and a courtesy shuttle that travels within a 5-mile radius of the hotel (Including Waters Edge Counseling) upon availability. We offer all suite-style rooms, 24-hour food and beverage services, as well as a full coffee to cocktails bar, proudly serving Starbucks coffee. Please follow the booking link below to reserve your rooms with us before August 7, 2020.

Contact Courtney Pearson for any questions regarding hotel accommodations. 479-633-8555 ext. 5106 or Courtney.pearson@hyatt.com

Sandtray Advanced
November 13-14, 2020

Hyatt Place Rogers/Bentonville is offering a discounted rate of $89 for all training participants. Included in your rate is our hot breakfast buffet each day, Wi-Fi, and a courtesy shuttle that travels within a 5-mile radius of the hotel (Including Waters Edge Counseling) upon availability. We offer all suite-style rooms, 24-hour food and beverage services, as well as a full coffee to cocktails bar, proudly serving Starbucks coffee. Please follow the booking link below to reserve your rooms with us before October 30, 2020.

Contact Courtney Pearson for any questions regarding hotel accommodations. 479-633-8555 ext. 5106 or Courtney.pearson@hyatt.com

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