Third Annual Play Therapy Symposium
Theraplay is a short-term, therapist-guided dyadic psychotherapy that focuses on parent-child relationships. This training will include interactive elements to practice a variety of Theraplay activities, as well as videos of Theraplay sessions.
PRESENTER: Mary Ring, LPC-S, LMFT-S, RPT/S
Mary Ring, received a B.S. in Special Education from University of Houston in 1973. For the past 15 years she has served as a counselor for The Juliana Poor Memorial Counseling Center at Houston’s First Baptist Church, and is now the clinical coordinator of the family team, and has developed a structured family treatment program. In October of 2005 she became a Certified Theraplay Therapist, and has led workshops for parents and therapists using Theraplay, Play Therapy and Play Parenting materials. She became a certified Theraplay Trainer in 2007 and has trained in the U.S, Europe and South Africa.