Professional Development Center

HCE 623 Theories and Applications of Play Therapy

Course Number: HCE 623
Course Title: Theories and Applications of Play Therapy
Class #: 62385
Dates: August 4-8, 2014
Times: 8:00am - 4:00pm
Location: USM Gorham Campus, 301 Bailey Hall
Faculty: Gretchen Fall, University of Southern Maine
Credit: Three (3) Graduate Credits
Tuition/Fees: $1,319.00 (Maine Resident)
Registration Form: Click Here (pdf) or call 780-5055

This intensive, one-week summer institute presents an overview of the various theories of play therapy and examines them in the social, cultural, and economic contexts in which they were first implemented. Applications of the theories to special settings and with special populations are explored.  The course is an introductory course and is one of the required courses for becoming a registered play therapist.