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University of South Wales
presents a workshop lead by Eileen Prendiville of The Children’s Therapy Centre, Slievenagorta, Ireland.

The Therapeutic Touchstone a humanistic intervention

on Thursday 20th November 2014 - 9:30-3:30 - at Glamorgan Conference Centre, Treforest Campus, University of South Wales, Wales

Fee: £85 for BAPT Full Members / Associates; £45 for Students; £95 for non-BAPT members (fee includes lunch and refreshments)

Full details and booking please click here


Leeds Trinity University:

Monday 8th September 2014, 9:30am-3:30pm,

THIS EVENT HAS UNFORTUNATELY BEEN CANCELLED. Please contact DR SUE ELMER - if you are interested in attending future Research events

‘Practitioner research in play therapy: making research work effectively for informed practice’.
Leeds Trinity University and British Association of Play Therapists (BAPT) are jointly hosting a research master-class for play therapists and practitioners concerned with meeting children’s therapeutic needs on 8th September 2014. This is the first BAPT sponsored research event. It aims to help participants to get started in practitioner research. Collaborations between play therapists and researchers are a really effective means of promoting impactful research and new developments in play therapy practice. This master class is an opportunity to work with experienced researchers who can offer practical advice and support through the development of practitioner research networks.

to book your place, please use this link:

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Stepping Stones (Child Therapy consultants) Ltd

Therapeutic approaches to Working with children & families
Nov 7, 2014- Cardiff

Tel: 02920 490 500

For information please click here

Play therapy Introduction Days:
March 22
June 14
November 22

Play therapy Summer School July 19th- 23rd

Play therapy Foundation Course Roehampton November 1st 2014 – March 28th 2015

Play therapy Foundation Course Northampton November 2nd 2014 – March 29th 2015
The link will be available shortly.

If possible, please add my contact details: / 0208 392 3795 for queries.

Exploring the Possibilities of Digital Media in Art Therapy
Using Digital Media within your practice

This short course aims to give participants an opportunity to explore the potential for art making through the use of Digital Media.
Within these practical and experiential workshops you will learn how Digital Media can support your practice, how to address issues relating to ethics and IP and how to utilise these tools to support your professional practice.

Dates: 21st and 22nd July 2014 (Mon & Tues) 10:00 ~ 16:00
27th and 28th October 2014 (Mon & Tues) 10:00 ~ 16:00

Venue: School of Creative Arts, University of Hertfordshire


Contact details: Call us on 01707 285327 or email us at