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Sandplay therapy: Key tools, techniques and interventions

Sandplay therapy: Key tools, techniques and interventions

An introduction to the use of sandplay and miniature toys as a creative and fun intervention for exploring children's relationship to self, others and life experiences. Whether one-to-one, groups, in the classroom or therapy room; there is a place for this exciting communicative tool that offers the child and teenager the structure and psychological safety to communicate what they need. Participants will hear moving case studies and be introduced to practical skills and interventions.

Dr Margot Sunderland

Director of Education and Training at The Centre for Child Mental Health, Director of Innovation and Research Trauma Informed Schools UK, Honorary Visiting Fellow at London Metropolitan University and Child Psychotherapist with over thirty years’ experience of working with children and families.

Trained initially in Child psychotherapy with John Hood Williams (former Principal - Institute of Child Psychology - Lowenfeld training). Worked for years as a child and adolescent psychotherapist in children’s homes and adolescent units.

Author of over twenty books in the field of child mental health, which collectively have been translated into eighteen languages and published in twenty-four countries. Internationally acclaimed book, “The Science of Parenting” (Dorling Kindersley), won First Prize in the British Medical Association Medical Book awards 2007 Popular Medicine section. Dr Sunderland has two doctorates, one in child psychotherapy, thesis entitled “The Application of Art and Science to the Psychological Treatment of Children.

Event Information

Event Date 07-03-2024 5:00 pm
Event End Date 07-03-2024 6:30 pm
Individual Price £20 + Eventbrite booking fee
Location Online
Categories CPD live stream events

Company Information

Company Registration 11457893
Palladium House, 1-4 Argyll Street,
London, United Kingdom, W1F 7LD