Milton Keynes, UK (May 22-25, 2017) - Details

Where: Adoptionplus, Moulsoe Business Centre, Moulsoe, Nr. Milton Keynes MK16 0FJ (UK).

For more information or to register contact Alice Hollingdale on 01908 218251 or

Date: May 22, 2017 - May 25, 2017
Time: 08:30 am - 04:30 am
Event description:

Level One Theraplay & Marschak Interaction Method (MIM)

Milton Keynes, UK (May 22-25, 2017)

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*For more information about Theraplay certification in the UK click here. 

Special Features of this training:

  • Using video, we feature demonstration of treatment of a real client family including the MIM assessment, feedback to the parents and several Theraplay sessions
  • The training is interactive, intense and practical—you’ll leave with the knowledge and skills to begin using Theraplay in your work
  • It features video of Theraplay treatment with many different clients in addition to the demonstration family
  • The training includes interactive sessions to practice a variety of Theraplay activities
  • The training concludes with the creation of a treatment plan for one of your own clients and a chance to practice it for feedback

Learning Objectives for Level One Theraplay & MIM:

  • Administer the MIM and analyze it at a beginning level.
  • List 3 goals to be achieved during a MIM feedback sessionwith parents.
  • Utilize the MIM as a guide for treatment planning.
  • Describe the four dimensions of Theraplay, a modality of play therapy.
  • Demonstrate one activity from each dimension: Structure, Engagement, Nurture and Challenge.
  • Describe 3 possible ways of adapting Theraplay treatmentto meet the needs of a child with complex trauma.
  • Describe how to guide parents to participate in aTheraplay treatment session.

Level One training prepares participants to begin using Theraplay Informed Practice in their work.  We recommend beginning with an easier case to get practice and confidence before trying to work with complex families or trauma.  Professional development opportunities to improve Theraplay skills are available, including Level Two training with its modular options.

Trainings outside of the U.S. may have a different daily schedule.