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Lessons from the Playroom Season 2

Lessons from the Playroom Episode #106: EMDR Therapy & Kids

Lessons from the Playroom Episode #106: EMDR Therapy & Kids This next guest, from a young age, wanted to be both a philosopher and a pilot … while life took her down a different path, she has since translated the “mysteries” of EMDR Therapy when working with children for thousands of therapists worldwide ... and taken many of her clients on a journey to places within themselves, giving them wings to soar! Join Ana Gomez and Lisa Dion in [...]

November 10th, 2021|Podcasts|

Lessons from the Playroom Episode #105: Challenges of Being a Play Therapist

Lessons from the Playroom Episode #105: Challenges of Being a Play Therapist We’re doing something different in this episode! … This time, Lisa is joined by three important people in her life – three Certified Synergetic Play Therapists, for a discussion of some of the challenges we might face as a play therapist. Take time to pause, reflect and find out what to do when a child/client: * tries to take care of the therapist; * does not turn [...]

November 9th, 2021|Podcasts|

Lessons from the Playroom Episode #104: Integrating Sandtray, Attachment & Trauma

Lessons from the Playroom Episode #104: Integrating Sandtray, Attachment & Trauma In this episode, Lisa is joined by another special therapist – a gem in the play therapy field (and he’s also a poet) … Marshall Lyles joins Lisa in a discussion that brings new thought, new life, and new excitement to processes and things you may have heard about for years. As a bonus, Marshall also shares his poem, Digging Deeper that he recently shared in the book, Advanced Sandtray [...]

November 9th, 2021|Podcasts|

Lessons from the Playroom Episode #103: Supporting Parents in Becoming External Regulators

Lessons from the Playroom Episode #103: Supporting Parents in Becoming External Regulators A fundamental question of your practice as a play therapist, might be – “How do I support parents/caregivers in becoming the external regulator for their child?” … … With this mantra in mind to “treat the parent/caregiver how you would love the parent/caregiver to treat the child,” Lisa Dion tackles this very topic of how to support parents/caregivers in becoming their child’s external regulator. Click below, listen here [...]

November 9th, 2021|Podcasts|

Lessons from the Playroom Episode #102: Finding the Hidden Gifts Within Children

Lessons from the Playroom Episode #102: Finding the Hidden Gifts Within Children In this 102nd episode, Lisa is joined by special guest Dr. David Crenshaw for a touching and heartfelt conversation about Finding the Hidden Gifts Within Children, especially those who have been deeply mistreated and hurt. Listen as David shares his wisdom and some of the lessons learned from his 53 years in the field – and a key message to always look for the treasures buried within. Click below, listen [...]

November 9th, 2021|Podcasts|

Lessons from the Playroom Episode #101: Cultural Issues in Play Therapy

Lessons from the Playroom Episode #101: Cultural Issues in Play Therapy To help us kick off the next 100 episodes, Lisa is joined by a truly amazing individual who is a leader in our play therapy field – Dr. Eliana Gil. Join Lisa and Eliana in a conversation about: What it means to become culturally competent as a therapist, steps to building an anti-racist and culturally-informed practice, ways to respond when children are exploring racism and cultural issues in the [...]

November 9th, 2021|Podcasts|
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