Materials Needed

Recommended materials participants need for presentations are listed below. Please return to this page for updates closer to the week of Summer Institute.

Monday, June 21, 2021
Creative Interventions for Anxiety Disorders - AM presentation
The Playful Parent: Engaging Parents in Play Therapy - PM presentation
Scott Riviere, MS, LPC, RPT-S


Tuesday, June 22, 2021
Trauma and Sand-Based Play Therapy
Marshall Lyles, LMFT-S, LPC-S, RPT-S, EMDRIA Approved Consultant

  • sand tray 
  • miniatures/figures
  • paper 
  • crayons/colored
  • pencils/markers 

Wednesday, June 23, 2021
Child-Centered Group Play Therapy
Yi-Ju Cheng, Ph.D., LPC (TX/NJ), NCC, RPT, Certified CCPT/CPRT Supervisor
Dee C. Ray, Ph.D., LPC-S, NCC, RPT-S, Certified CCPT/CPRT Supervisor


Thursday, June 24, 2021
Play Therapy Through a Neurosequential Lens
Kim Vander Dussen, Psy.D., RPT-S

  • markers and/or crayons
  • large drawing paper-a handful of sheets around 11x17 or larger.


Friday, June 25, 2021
The Practical Side of Ethics and Working with Families in Play Therapy
Jenifer Balch, Ph.D., LPC-S, RPT-S, CAS, Certified CCPT/CPRT Supervisor

  • crayons and/or markers
  • a few pieces of paper
  • play-doh