Family Play Therapy

Family Play Therapy

In this experiential workshop, we will demonstrate at least 10 Family Play Therapy techniques. Participants will have the opportunity to learn by doing. We will discuss key decision points in working with families in Play Therapy. Come prepared to play!


After the workshop, participants will be able to:

  1. State the rationale and 5 advantages for using play therapy with families.
  2. Discuss at least 3 important factors in preparing parents for family play therapy.
  3. Discuss at least 3 guidelines for conducting family play therapy sessions.
  4. Demonstrate at least 5 family play therapy techniques for assessment.
  5. Demonstrate at least 5 family play therapy techniques to facilitate communication.
  6. Demonstrate at least 5 family play therapy techniques to promote attachment.
  7. Discuss 3 ways to use storytelling in family play therapy.
  8. Demonstrate at least 5 family play therapy techniques to improve emotional literacy for the family.
  9. Review 3 playful activities families can practice at home to promote connection.

6 Contact Play Therapy Credit Hours approved through the Association
for Play Therapy.  APT Approved Provider 15-439

Presenters:  Meg Clark Soriano, MA, LPC, ACS, RPT-S and Rachel Hutnick, MA, LPC, RPT

Location: Center for Counseling and Education of Medford

66 North Main Street

Medford, NJ 08055

Fee: $175

2019 dates will be posted soon!

Parking is available in the rear of the building.

To register download the Registration Form here: Seminar Registration Form

You may mail the completed registration form with a check to Center for Counseling and Education, 19 East Main Street, Marlton, NJ 08053
Email the completed registration form to and submit payment by credit card here:
Link to the CFCENJ Payment Portal
Please enter Workshop code – Family2019

For registration information: Call 609-714-8400 or email

Questions about the training can be emailed to Meg at

Cancellation Policy:

Cancellations must be received in writing (email is fine) 14 days prior to the training date to receive a refund. With advance notice, payment can be transferred to another person. Full refunds will be given if the training is canceled.