Protect Yourself…..Preventing Unwarranted Accusations in Play Therapy


(Non-contact) 120 minutes = 2 NBCC hours

Presenter: Allan Gonsher, LIMHP, LCSW, RPT-S

In today’s world clinicians need to be aware of situations which can “compromise” his/her work. Whether it is touch, ethical accusations or suggested inappropriate behavior, clinicians need to be prepared. Play therapy has a lot to say about these situations. This webinar is being taught by Allan M. Gonsher, a master clinician for almost 40 years. He will address issues that all clinicians that work with children need to consider from the release of information forms, videotaping, to engagement with skeptical/aggressive parents. This is a Play Therapy webinar not to be missed.



Learning Objetives
1) Participants will be able to identify 5 situations that could “compromise” the effectiveness of the Play Therapy
2) Discussion about the theoretical demands these new challenges posit to Play Therapists
3) Participants will learn 5 play therapy approaches to help distract potentially uncomfortable situations.