Communicating with Children and Adolescents Using Non-Verbal Methods


This training day will inform practitioners how to engage, non-verbal, reluctant and/or avoident children and teenagers using creative strategies from the play therapy tool kit of:

  • Art

  • Clay

  • Sandplay

  • Puppetry

  • Music


Experiential exercises will be used to explore how metaphor and symbolism can open opportunities to connect with difficult to engage pupils and/or clients.