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Play Therapy - Tools for Helping Children and Youth
Feb 26 to Feb 27, Vancouver, BC
Children express themselves, learn about their world, and feel most at ease when playing. This interactive workshop focuses on how to use play therapy strategies to help children and youth positively cope and work through stressful life experiences. Participants will become familiar with Play Therapy theory, clinical guiding principles, and various directive and non-directive creative interventions to use with a wide age range of children and youth. From an experiential lens, this training explores how to apply playful strategies to support children and youth on their path to healing. Get ready to play!
Hosted by the Crisis and Trauma Resource Institute. For more information or to register, please visit:
SFU Information Session - Graduate Diploma in Education (GDE). Exploring Maker Pedagogy in Education, Surrey
Feb 27, 3:30 to 4:15 pm - Online Webinar
Join us for a 45 minute information session to learn about our Graduate Diploma in Advanced Professional Studies in Education (GDE). This program has been developed in partnership with School District #36, Surrey for K-12 teachers interested in making, creating, innovating, building, design thinking, contributing to the school community, and in developing pedagogical practice while engaging in sustained reflective inquiry.
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Location: School District #36, Surrey
Suited for: K-12 teachers
Start Term: Summer 2020 (late April)
Application Deadline: March 20, 2020
Program Information: http://www.sfu.ca/education/gs/degreediploma/graddiplomafp/maker-ped3.html