Friday, September 8, 2023 from 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM EDT
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Opportunity Early Childhood Education and Family Center 

4171 Westgate Avenue
West Palm Beach, FL 33409

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Clarissa DeWitt, LMHC


Dominika Nolan 
Center for Child Counseling, Inc. 

Treating Trauma Using TF-CBT and Play Therapy

This 6-hour experiential workshop will provide an in-depth overview of treating trauma using TF-CBT in the playroom. This workshop will go over each module and incorporate specific play and art techniques to utilize. Attendees will increase their ability to confidently address trauma with children, assist children in creating their trauma narratives, and working with non-offending caregivers to enhance resiliency and safety factors.


  1. Define trauma and its impact on human development;
  2. List Play Therapy and TF-CBT-recommended documentation skills;
  3. Identify knowledge of TF-CBT PRRACTICE goals;
  4. Use in-session safety planning skills in the playroom;
  5. Practice skills related to addressing trauma and the trauma narrative in the playroom; and
  6. Demonstrate at least 5 Play Therapy and art activities for different developmental stages to minimize trauma symptoms

Cost and Discounts

Cost: $150 LIVE: This  will be a  LIVE, in-person workshop. Participants must attend the entire presentation and will be awarded LIVE CONTACT APT CE's upon successful completion  of a post test. Approved by APT for 6 LIVE CONTACT APT CE Hours & Florida Psychologist, LMHC, LMFT & LCSW CEU's.

Early Bird Special: $125 (until 8/1/2023) There is an early registration discount of $25 until August 1! Discounts are also available for groups of 10+ people!

Student discounts available! Please email to welearnplay@centerforchildcounseling.org with your name, school, and request for a 30% student discount code.

Workshop Agenda

  • 9:00am-10:30am Introduction treating trauma using TF-CBT.
  • 10:30am-10:45am break
  • 10:45am-12:00pm Introduction to TF-CBT PRRACTICE and in-session safety planning.
  • 12:00pm-12:30pm Lunch
  • 12:30pm-2:00pm Addressing trauma and the trauma narrative in the playroom.
  • 2:00pm-2:15pm break
  • 2:15pm-4:00pm Play therapy and art activities for different developmental stages.
  • 4:00pm Goodbyes

Workshop Cancellation and Refund Policy 

  • All cancellations must be made at least 10 days prior to the scheduled workshop. Registered participants who provide proper notice (10 days or more) will be credited, minus a 25% workshop fee. For registered participants who cancel less than 10 days prior to the workshops, credit towards a future workshop will be provided. This credit must be used within 1 year of the original workshop date (no cash refunds). The registered participant may invite another person to substitute their place in the workshop (in which they are registered) at any time at no charge.
  • You may cancel by phone 561-244-9499 Ext. 20 or email welearnplay@centerforchildcounseling.org 
  • No shows or missed workshops will not receive a refund or credit. 

Continuing Education

Center for Child Counseling is approved by the Florida Board of Psychology and Board of Licensed Clinical Social Workers, Licensed Marriage & Family Therapists, and Licensed Mental Health Counselors: Provider #50-11511. 

Center for Child Counseling is an approved provider of Play Therapy Continuing Education through the Association for Play Therapy, which has developed policies, standards, and the credentialing for the practice of Play Therapy. APT Approved Provider #09-263.

*Play therapy credit may not be awarded to non-mental health professionals.