An Introduction to Theraplay

This course is for anyone working directly with vulnerable children and young people

Theraplay is a child and family therapy that has as its goal enhancing and building attachment, self-esteem and trust in others, and joyful engagement.

The principles underlying Theraplay are that, in healthy relationships, there should be natural patterns of playful, healthy interaction between parent and child.

The goal of Theraplay would be a changed view of the self as worthy and lovable and of relationships as positive and rewarding.

This 1 day course meets the requirements of the National Minimum Standards.