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How To Use A Sand Tray As A Regulation Tool

with Lisa Dion, RPT-S

Attention Play Therapists!

You're ready for this course if you want to...

  • Understand a Child's Neurobiology

  • Utilize Sand To Deepen a Child's Therapeutic Experience

  • Learn the 5 Essential Tools for Sand Tray Regulation

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Play Therapist Testimonial

Keri Sawyer | Chicago, IL

"It's experiential sand tray training at a whole new level"

Keri Sawyer | Chicago, IL

Enroll Now $47.97

What's included?

  • 1 CE Hours & Certificate (with survey & passing quiz grade)

  • Learn at your own pace. The training videos will be here waiting for you!

  • No Expiration Date (you'll have 24-hour, 365-Days access to the content). Rewatch them anytime!

  • Closed Captioning

  • High Quality, 4K Interactive Video & Clear Audio

Will this suite me?

  • Beginner play therapists wanting to learn everything from the ground up.

  • Intermediate play therapists looking to sharpen their skills using sand therapy.

  • Advanced play therapists looking to expand their play therapy toolbox with a unique approach to using the sand tray in the play room.

1 NON-CONTACT CONTINUING EDUCATION HOURS

APT APPROVED PROVIDER #18-533

Course Description:

Have you ever wondered how to help children facilitate their processing in your playroom through the use of sand in a nontraditional way?  If so, this workshop is for you! 

Play Therapy Toolbox is offering an invitation to an intimate video format to provide teaching on how to utilize your sand tray as a regulation tool in your playroom with Lisa Dion, Registered Play Therapist.

In this engaging workshop the play therapist will learn the 5 toys needed to turn a sand tray into a regulation tool, gain an understanding of how a child can use the sand and the activation in their nervous system as well as be exposed to various ways to bring regulation into the sand tray to help deepen the child’s experience.  



Course Objectives: 


Objective 1 - Participants will learn the 5 toys needed to turn your sand tray into a regulation tool.

Objective 2 -  Understand the link between how a child uses the sand and the activation in their nervous system.

Objective 3 -  Learn various ways to bring regulation into the sand tray to help deepen the child’s experience.




Play Therapy Toolbox. is an Approved Provider with the Association for Play Therapy. (APT Approved Provider #18-533).  

Play therapy credit available to mental health professionals only as listed in each course description.  Courses that do not qualify for play therapy credit are clearly listed.

What Other Play Therapists Are Saying...

  • The Most Significant Sand Tray Training...

    Helen Wilson

    This was the most significant sand tray training which helped me better understand the ways sand can assist in helping regulate / co-regulate our nervous sys...

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    This was the most significant sand tray training which helped me better understand the ways sand can assist in helping regulate / co-regulate our nervous systems. I highly recommend this training to anyone who works with children and adults.

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  • I learned so much in just one hour!

    Marina Keukens Terrell

    Although I consider myself a seasoned play and sand tray therapist I learned so much in just one hour of this course. Highly recommended!

    Although I consider myself a seasoned play and sand tray therapist I learned so much in just one hour of this course. Highly recommended!

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  • Excellent and helpful

    Mike Smith

    The videos show you exactly how things can be done and how it feels to do it. The information is clear and concise and you will be able to use the skills imm...

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    The videos show you exactly how things can be done and how it feels to do it. The information is clear and concise and you will be able to use the skills immediately.

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Meredith Messina | Peoria, IL

Unlike any other online training!

Meredith Messina | Peoria, IL

This is as experiential as an online training can get! It's SO helpful and a great new way to use a sand tray.

This course integrates interpersonal neurobiology with sand tray therapy.

(mind. blown.)

Enroll Today! $47.97

👉 More Positive Reviews!

  • Expand Your Conception of SandTray

    Malia Segal

    I really appreciated the view of sand as a regulation device. This course helped hone in on some concepts that I was aware of, but not accurately tapping int...

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    I really appreciated the view of sand as a regulation device. This course helped hone in on some concepts that I was aware of, but not accurately tapping into during play therapy sessions. Also included were some great takeaways about the actual sandtray set up in your playroom.

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  • A Great Addition to Any Play Therapist's Toolbox!

    Ally Berttucci

    If you are looking for tools to expand your capacity as a co-regulator in the playroom, I highly recommend this CE! Lisa brings a depth of understanding of i...

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    If you are looking for tools to expand your capacity as a co-regulator in the playroom, I highly recommend this CE! Lisa brings a depth of understanding of interpersonal neurobiology and teaches therapists how to provide a regulatory element to the sand tray.

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About Lisa Dion

  • Lisa Dion

    Instructor

    Lisa Dion

    Lisa Dion, LPC, RPT-S is an international teacher, supervisor, and author. She is the founder and President of the Play Therapy Institute of Colorado, creator of Synergetic Play Therapy, Adjunct Faculty at Naropa University and host of the Lessons from the Playroom podcast and webinar series. She trains and supervises play therapists worldwide in play therapy and business creation.