Horizon Open Studio Workshops

For the Record: Play Therapy Treatment Planning and Documentation (July 2024)

Presenters: Mary Affee, Ed.D, LCSW, RPT-S and Deanna Ingle, LCSW 

Workshop Description:

This workshop is designed for mental health professionals and play therapists working with children and adolescents seeking to enhance their skills in play therapy treatment planning and documentation for multidisciplinary settings. Participants will gain in-depth knowledge and practical tools to develop play therapy treatment plans (directive and non-directive approaches) while ensuring accurate and thorough documentation that meets professional and legal standards to promote treatment efficacy.

Level: Intermediate 

CEs: 4 hours 

Key Objectives:

  • Create and discuss treatment plans and goals using play therapy models and theories.
  • Identify & describe case conceptualization using play therapy approaches
  • Describe best practices using inclusive language for documentation and writing (client sessions, treatment planning, progress notes, and termination plans) to ensure client efficacy, accuracy, and compliance with ethical and legal requirements
  • Explain strategies for integrating evidence-based interventions into treatment plans to enhance client outcomes
  • Apply skills in writing individualized treatment plans that are specific, measurable, attainable, relevant, and time-bound (SMART).

Workshop Highlights:

  • Interactive Lectures and Discussions: Engaging presentations and discussions on the importance of treatment planning and documentation in mental health practice.
  • Case Studies and Real-World Scenarios: Analysis of case studies to illustrate effective treatment planning and documentation techniques.
  • Hands-On Exercises: Practical exercises to develop and critique treatment plans and documentation samples.
  • Tools and Templates: Access to templates and tools that participants can use in their practice to improve treatment planning and documentation efficiency.
  • Q&A Sessions: Opportunities to ask questions and receive personalized feedback from experienced mental health professionals.

Who Should Attend:

This workshop is ideal for mental health counselors, therapists, and social workers and other mental health practitioners who want to improve their treatment planning and documentation skills to provide better client care and meet professional standards.

Workshop Details:

  • Date: July 8, 15, 22
  • Time: 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM
  • Location: 120 Towerview Court Cary, NC 27513
  • Registration Fee: $99/session

Join us for this essential workshop to enhance your practice and ensure that your treatment planning and documentation are effective, compliant, and client-focused. 

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