Conferences

Upcoming Conferences Self Esteem Shop will be attending to bring a plethora of therapeutic books, resources and games for every age and stage:

Saturday, January 18, 2020
Macomb Early Childhood Collaborative Conference
Macomb Intermediate School District
44001 Garfield Road
Clinton Township, MI 48038
https://www.misd.net/events/CS_EC-EC20_1104-MacombEarlyChildhoodCollaborativeConference.html

Thursday, January 23 – Saturday, January 25th 2020 

Remote Vending run by: Kevin’s Song 4th Annual Conference on Suicide: Advocacy in Action

Inn at St. Johns- Plymouth, MI

https://kevinssong.org/

Friday, February 28th to Saturday, February 29th 2020
Michigan Association for Play Therapy Annual Conference
Lansing Community College West Campus, 5708 Cornerstone Drive, Lansing, MI 48917

Scott Riviere, LPC, RPT-S: The Playful Parent: Engaging Parents in Play Therapy and Creative Interventions for the Challenging Child: A Play Therapy Approach 

https://mafpt39.wildapricot.org/event-3495160

Thursday, March 26th through Saturday, March 28th 2020

Virginia Association for Play Therapy Annual Spring Conference

Delta Hotels Marriott Richmond

Eliana Gil, PhD, RPT-S, ATR presenting on Friday, March 27, 2020 on Assessment and Treatment Strategies for Working with Traumatized Children:  Integrated, trauma-informed Approaches using Play and Expressive Therapies.

-On Saturday, March 28, 2020 we have VAPT members Presenting:

Co-regulation in Play Therapy: Harnessing the Power of Relational Neuroscience to Improve Your Practice,  Presenters:  Robin Wiley, LPC, RPT-S and Sarah Harig, LPC, RPT and

-Addressing Diversity in Ethical Decision Making: Utilizing the Spirit Catches You and You Fall Down to Explore and ApplyDiverse Perspectives with Play Therapy, PresenterMaggie M. Parker, PhD

https://www.eventbrite.com/e/vapt-2020-spring-conference-tickets-85360584807

Friday, April 3rd through Saturday, April 4th 2020

New York Association for Play Therapy Annual Conference

Lisa Dion, LPC, RPT-S, is the founder and President of the Synergetic Play Therapy Institute and will be presenting on April 3, 2020: Aggression in Play Therapy and April 4, 2020: Playing Perfectly: A Play Therapist’s Guide for Working with OCD and Perfectionism in Play Therapy

http://www.newyorkapt.info/21st-annual-play-therapy-conference/

Thursday, April 23rd through Sunday, April 26th 2020

Expressive Therapies Summit Los Angeles

Hilton Los Angeles Airport

https://expressivetherapiessummit.la/

Thursday, May 28th through Sunday, May 31st 2020

Mid-Atlantic Play Therapy Training Institute

Washington, DC

http://www.playtherapytraining.org/

Monday, June 22 through Friday, June 25th 2020

University of North Texas Center for Play Therapy Summer Institute

Denton Civic Center 321 E McKinney St.  Denton, TX 76201

https://cpt.unt.edu/summer-institute

Tuesday, July 21 through Wednesday, July 22nd 2020

TLC Trauma and Resilience Training 

Macomb Intermediate School District Clinton Twp., MI

https://starr.org/conferences/

Tuesday, July 21st 2020 through Friday, July 24th 2020 

MSU Great Lakes Summer Institute

Great Wolf Lodge- Traverse City, MI

https://socialwork.msu.edu/CE/Great-Lakes-Summer-Institute

Wednesday, September 9th through Thursday, September 12th 2020

Iowa Association of Play Therapy

https://iowaa4pt.org/conferences-and-trainings/

Friday, September 11th through September 12th 2020

Brighter Futures Counseling

Elizabethtown, Kentucky

Dr. Garry LandrethEdD, LPC, RPT-S: Deeper Issues in Child Centered Play Therapy

https://brighterfuturescounseling.org/dr-garry-landreth-deeper-issues-in-child-centered-play-therapy/

Monday, September 14th through Wednesday, September 16th 2020

MDHHS Children’s Trauma Conference

Shanty Creek- Bellaire, MI

Monday, October 5th through Saturday, October 10th 2020

National Association of Play Therapy Conference

Westin Mission Hills Resort & Spa Ranch Mirage, CA

https://www.a4pt.org/page/AnnualAPTConference

Wednesday, October 21st through Friday, October 23rd 2020

Midwest Council Conference hosted by MASSW

Ann Arbor Marriott Ypsilanti at Eagle Crest

https://masswmi.site-ym.com/page/MidwestCouncil2020

Monday, October 26 – Tuesday, October 27th 2020

Child Abuse Network Conference

Inn at St. Johns- Plymouth, MI

https://www.canconferenceuofm.org/

Wednesday, October 28th through Friday, October 30th 2020

Ohio Counselors Conference (AOCC)

Hyatt Recency Columbus

https://www.ohiocounseling.org/aocc-2018

Thursday, November 12th through Sunday, November 15th 2020

Expressive Therapies Summit New York

AMA Executive Conference Center- New York, NY

https://expressivetherapiessummit.com/

Check back later for more conference dates!