Play Therapy for Anxiety and Depressive Disorders

Duration: 3 hours

Anxiety and depression are sometimes referred to as internalising disorders because they affect the child’s internal world. It is a common health disorder; according to Australian government statistics, 6.9% of 4-17 year-olds have an anxiety disorder and 2.8% have a major depressive disorder. In this course, you will learn how play therapy can be used to help children with emotional disturbances such as depression and anxiety disorders.


Please note: Course notes are provided in PDF format for your convenience and can be downloaded to print or view on your device.

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