Post answers to the following: ( I do not need a cover page for this assignment)
1.What are the principles for relationships with children? Please share any other \”principles\” you might have in regards to building relationships with children.
2.What is the: (1) meaning of play, (2) functions of play, (3) how children communicate through play, (4) play as it relates to the therapeutic process and (5) symbolic play.
3.What is nondirective/child-centered play therapy? What is directive play therapy? How are these two approaches similar and different? Discuss how the two approaches might fit within your professional therapeutic approach.
These are my course textbooks:
Landreth, G. (2012) Play Therapy: The Art of the Relationship, 3rd ed., Routledge, 978-041-5886819
Schaefer & Cangelosi (2016). Essential Play Therapy Techniques: Time-Tested Approaches. Guilford Press, 978-1462524495