Mindfulness and Play Therapy: Mindfulness


Previously Recorded (Non-Contact)  2 CEs.

Presenter:Tammi Van Hollander.

Children live in a busy world where there is little time to slow down their bodies and their minds. By incorporating play therapy and mindful practices, children’s nervous systems are quieted, attention and focus is increased and anxiety is alleviated. Mindfulness teaches relaxation, heart-centered kindness and compassion to help children become more empathic and compassionate. You will learn the differences of adult and child mindfulness process as well as the many benefits it has on the child, clinician and family.


Learning Objectives:

  • Understand the relationship between play therapy and mindfulness
  • Learn the benefits of mindfulness and play therapy for children
  • Discover a new way of working with clients and families in play therapy
  • Learn some of my favorite interventions to incorporate mindfulness into your play therapy practice

CEs are offered through:

  • Kids Inc. (APT Approved Provider 10-275) is approved by the Association for Play Therapy to offer Continuing education specific to play therapy