WORKSHOPS, COURSES in child and play therapy and PLAY THERAPY TRAININGS for the Canadian Association of Child and Play Therapy (CANADA) and the American Association for Play Therapy (UNITED STATES- Continuing Education Provider) can be designed by request.  By popular demand ONE to FIVE day workshops/trainings can be set up (offering the 'models' of play therapy with clinical application/experiential work) for locations nationally and internationally.

Ongoing and for 2017/18 academic year. Faculty of Social Work, WLU, Kitchener Campus- Advanced Social Work Practice with Individuals-Thursdays, Fall, 2017), TBA: Expressive Arts Based Groupwork for Children and Adolescents, Winter, 2018 (Tuesdays, 4:30 to 7:15pm)

CAPT Certification Program:6 Week Certification= July and August, Toronto, 2018 (Telus Building, details to be announced). Contact for details.

Samples of Trainings in Process/Completed:

=> (completed) Workshop on "Play Therapy" for the early years on April 4, 2014 in Brantford: "Creative Tools for Preschoolers", Dr. Nancy Riedel Bowers, RSW, PhD and  Frank Ripplinger, ECE. Nancy's new book, "Play Therapy with Families: A Collaborative Approach to Healing" were available for sale at the conference. For conference brochure and registration:

 =>CAPT yearly training/6 Week (3 Levels) Certification Programs:
COMPLETED.....Toronto: JULY, 2014-7- Level 1- 'PLAY THERAPY THEORY, PROCESS AND HISTORY'contact  see

COMPLETED.... OCTOBER, 2013- Winnipeg, Manitoba (Level 1- completed); 

=>APT International Conference: Palm Springs California- Annual Conference of the American Association for Play Therapy: Oct. 12, 2013...'Play Therapy Research Around the World (completed)