Galway: Play Therapy Techniques
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Emer holds an MA in Humanistic & Integrative Psychotherapy and Play Therapy and a BA (HONS) in Applied Social Studies in Social Care. She has extensive experience working with children who have experienced domestic violence and also with non residential parents and their children, maintaining and promoting quality contact. Emer has been involved in the Daphne III programme Responding to Child Parent Violence action research project, training in Non Violent Resistance and the Break 4 Change programme targeting services to families affected by Child Parent Violence. Emer has also completed Intensive Filial Therapy Training, and mindfulness training. Emer also provides a family support role with families affected by meningitis. She has developed a number of workshops to support adults such as “You, Your Thoughts & Your ACTions”, addressing stress and anxiety, “Don’t Just Survive, Thrive!, parenting children affected by Meningitis”. She has also developed and facilitated workshops to support whole families including “Reconnecting after Meningitis” and the sibling support workshop “Me Too!”. Emer has worked with the Brothers of Charity services and been involved in a number of Humanitarian aid projects in both Ethiopia and Peru. Currently Emer is in private practice at Acorns 2 Oaks Therapy Services and also provides trainings for professionals working with vulnerable children. Emer facilitates our Level 6 Therapeutic Play Skills Certificate in Galway and also works as a CTC supervisor.
A reunion with myself!! The past couple of days have been all about me! Relaxing, savouring the peace and quiet, swimming, reading, and eating great food. Time to just be me. No calls for Mammy, for teacher duty or trainer duty. A break for the soul. We are enjoying a little piece of heaven @farnhamestate We really do live in a beautiful country. Holidaying in Ireland is fantastic. ... See more
Reunions!! Meeting up with loved ones, revisiting favourite places, shared moments of joy, all of these are so delightful! I have been fortunate enough to enjoy lots of special reunions this past week. We enjoyed a family meal with my brother and his girlfriend and I have spent lovely times with friends. Today we are ready for an extra special reunion, today we are visiting Granny and Pops!! The excitement is real. My children packed their bags three weeks ago🤣 Are we there yet? is on repeat in the car now. I hope you are all getting to relish in some delightful reunions too. Rainbows are waiting for us all🌈♥️🥰 ... See more
We are currently filling the final spaces on our next online courses. We have three fantastic ones on offer in the next couple of weeks. These courses are suitable for therapists and other professionals working with children and teenagers too. You will find full details, and online booking facility, at www.childrenstherapycentre.ie ... See more
Another wonderfu video from our talented trainer Carol Duffy. Great tips for all here! Thank you Carol for giving your time to create this fantastic resource.