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Step #1 FREE Preview of Questions & FREE Course Content! Click underlined Section 1 below to read Section 1. Question 1 is located at the end of Section 1. Then, click on the Answer Booklet link found at the end of Section 1 to answer question 1. Read Section 2. Answer question 2 in the Answer Booklet for this course and so on.

Step #2 - FREE Unlimited Scoring! After completing and scoring the Answer Booklet a Certificate granting 10 continuing education credits for this Course is issued to you on-line or sent to you via US Mail. The Answer Booklet gives you FREE scoring and anonymous unlimited trials. (Click here if you wish to get a printable format of this page.) Coordinating Instructor: Tracy Appleton, LCSW, MEd

Outline of Topics - DVD of Lecture
Section 1 & Question 1
--DVD Track #1 - ADHD: Using Mandalas and Coloring Utensils

Section 2 & Question 2
--DVD Track #2 - Effectively Using Non-Directive Play Therapy
Section 3 & Question 3
--DVD Track #3 - How to Use Symbolism to Enhance Play Therapy

Section 4 & Question 4
--DVD Track #4 - 5 Steps that Make Play Therapy Effective
Section 5 & Question 5
--DVD Track #5 - Effectively Using the Exploratory & Testing for Protection Stage in Play Therapy
Section 6 & Question 6
--DVD Track #6 - How to Effectively Assess a Readiness-for-Termination
Section 7 & Question 7
--DVD Track #7 - Alternatives to the 'Everything will be Okay' Taboo
Section 8 & Question 8
--DVD Track #8 - Effectively Using Absolute, Clinical, & Reactionary Playroom Limits
Section 9 & Question 9
--DVD Track #9 - How to Use the Child's Phenomenal Field as a Tool for Growth

Section 10 & Question 10
--DVD Track #10 - Focusing the Point of Play Therapy related to Maladjustment
Section 11 & Question 11
--DVD Track #11 - Tools for Using 'Magic Words'
Section 12 & Question 12
--DVD Track #12 - 8 Questions to Ask Yourself Regarding Referral to Another Therapist
Section 13 & Question 13
--DVD Track #13 - How to Effectively Use 'The Family Fish Bowl' & 'Animal Families' Techniques
Section 14 & Question 14
--DVD Track #14 - Using the 4-Step 'Popping Problem' Exercise as an Effective Play Therapy Tool
Course Manual of Articles

& Personal Reflection Exercises

Section 15 & Question 15
--Utilizing Drawing in Play Therapy
Section 16 & Question 16
--Positioning in Child Therapy
Section 17 & Question 17
--Treatment with Child & Mother in the Playroom
Section 18 & Question 18
--Resisting the Play Therapist
Section 19 & Question 19
--The Use of Food in Play Therapy
Section 20 & Question 20
--Why Can't Children Free Associate?
Section 21 & Question 21
--Responding to the Child's Behavior in Theraplay
Section 22 & Question 22
--Play Satiation
Section 23 & Question 23
--Sample Play Therapy Activities
Section 24 & Question 24
--The Squiggle-Drawing Game
Section 25 & Question 25
--Developmental Roots of Pretend Play
Section 26 & Question 26
--Treating Children with Cerebral Palsy
Section 27

--Selected Readings Bibliography/Authors/Instructors

Section 28
--Appendix A: Instructor's Handouts

Section 29
--Appendix B: Powerpoints Displayed During DVD Seminar
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Instructor’s Name & Credentials: Tracy Catherine Appleton, LCSW, MEd, CE Program Administrator, Course Development Coordinator, is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker and holds a Masters Degree in Education. Ms. Appleton has had experience in developing, providing, and presenting adult education programs since 1979. Expertise in program content: Experience as an Outpatient Therapist and Private Practice.

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