Truth Or An Exaggeration: A Play Therapy Case Study


Previously Recorded (Non-Contact)-1 CE
Presenter: Dr. Pamela Siller
This is a case study of a four year old in foster care who reported to have made a suicide attempt. Doctor Siller will discuss and conceptualize the issues that the child, the foster care parents, and the system needed to address. In this play therapy webinar a collective team approach will be discussed. Understanding what a clinician could/should do for the four year old will be analyzed. All of this is from the perspective of a child and adolescent psychiatrist.



Learning Objectives:
Explore the effects of trauma on a young child in play therapy
Learn to better evaluate a reported suicide attempt in a young child in play therapy
Understand the roles of the systems in foster care and the legal aspects in play therapy