Ethics in Play Therapy: Play Therapy and Ethical “Fitness”


(Non-Contact) 120 minutes = 2 NBCC hours

Presenter: Amanda Gurock, LICSW, PLADC.

Preparing oneself for ethical challenges is a professional requirement. Belonging to a professional organization, defining your own boundaries, keeping up to date on the literature, and having special peer relationships are part of this play therapy ethical “Fitness”. Discussions on ethical dilemmas in play therapy will take place.



Learning Objectives:

  • Define play therapy ethical fitness
  • Discuss ethical challenges in play therapy
  • Acquire play therapy interventions to help with ethical issues