Intermediate Sandplay Therapy Course: The Jungian Foundation and Symbolic Language 5 – 9 July 2016 This week-long program Intermediate Sandplay Therapy Course enhances the Therapist’s understanding of Jungian thought as it relates to the processes of Sandplay Therapy. Theoretical material… Read More ›
Sandplay Therapy Defined
“Often the hands know how to solve a riddle with which the intellect has wrestled in vain.” – C. G. Jung Sandplay is hands on psychological work. It is a powerful therapeutic technique that facilitates the psyche’s natural capacity for… Read More ›
Ever wondered what is the definition for Sandplay Therapy?
Definition: Sandplay therapy has been defined as a psychotherapeutic technique that enables clients to arrangeminiature figures in a sandbox or sandtray to create a ‘sandworld’ corresponding to variousdimensions of his/her social reality (Dale & Wagner, 2003, p17) Source: International Journal… Read More ›
Basic Sandplay Therapy Course (14th – 18th March 2016)
Basic Sandplay Therapy Course 14 – 18 March 2016 What we will cover during this Sandplay Therapy Course: • Source Concepts of Sandplay Therapy • Essential Elements of Sandplay Therapy • The Therapeutic Process This week-long program offers a complete… Read More ›
Sandplay Therapy Seminar (9th May 2015) – CLOSED
A Seminar in Jungian Psychology and Sandplay Therapy by Dr. Alexander Esterhuyzen Senior (Jungian) Analyst , London (IAAP) Consultant Psychiatrist in Psychotherapy Sandplay Therapist,Teaching Member and President of the International Society for Sandplay Therapy (ISST). Since time immemorial, the transitions… Read More ›
Did you know that Sandplay is a Therapeutic Tool for School Guidance Counsellors?
Sandplay therapy is a therapeutic modality that is a potentially valuable tool for guidance counsellors working in the context of challenging school environments. It is particularly suited to work with children and adolescents as it provides unique and developmentally appropriate… Read More ›
Did you know that Sandplay therapy is an efficient modality?
Sandplay therapy is an efficient modality that provides: • Direct access to the personal inner world of impulse and feeling. It provides access to the creative play world of childhood as well as a reasonably safe entry into the deeper… Read More ›
Benefits of Sandplay: An Interview with Therapist Joan C. Concannon LMFT
Traditional talk therapy doesn’t always work for everyone. A great form of therapy that may is sandplay therapy. Sandplay therapy is a great way for children or adults to work through conscious or unconscious issues. To help understand what the… Read More ›
Why play in Sand? It is good for a child’s development
Why Play in Sand? There is no right way to use sand. It invites participation; it permits children to make and test hypotheses; it stretches the imagination; it provides a potentially soothing sensory experience; and it is an excellent avenue… Read More ›