Explore the core systems of play therapy and learn about play therapy
techniques, models, and applications.
Understand experientially based supervision practices in filial play
therapy and individual and group play therapy.
Gain knowledge of developmental and multicultural considerations,
plus ethical and legal issues for diverse populations.
Find new ways to apply the theory and methodology of play therapy.
Covers core academic content areas required by the Association of
Play Therapy to earn RPT and/or Supervisor (RPT-S) credentials.
Our competency-based learning model allows you to immediately apply
valuable skills to the work you do every day.
Learn play therapy theory, methodology, and applications from
registered play therapists or registered play therapist
Our original learning format offers extra structure for those who
want it. We'll set the schedule, you meet the deadlines.
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it does not include fees (including application and resource kit fees).
Your price may be higher or lower depending on your
specialization, transfer credits, and tuition discounts. If transfer
credits are allowed in this offering, the prices above show what you
would pay if you brought in the average number of transfer credits
and the price if you brought in the maximum allowed transfer credits.
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could be eligible for a discount.
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Many employers offer tuition reimbursement to employees, even if
there’s no formal program. Check with your manager or HR dept.
The curriculum in Capella’s online Graduate Certificate in Play
Therapy focuses on systems, techniques, models, and applications, as
well as developmental, multicultural, ethical, and legal issues
associated with play therapy.
|Course Number||Course Title|
|PSY5244||Play Therapy 1: The History and Systems of Play Therapy|
|PSY5246||Play Therapy 2: Theories and Practices of Play Therapy|
|PSY5248||Filial Play Therapy|
|PSY5250||Play Therapy Supervision Practices|
|PSY5252||Applications of Play Therapy|
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