Professional Presentations

Professional Presentations

If you are interested in scheduling a presentation on play therapy, please contact Jaclyn N. Sepp, MA, LPC, RPT, NCC at jaclyn@ensembletherapy.com with inquiries.  A copy of my Curriculum Vitae can be download here: CV

Introduction to the Guidance Strand for School Counselors

  • June 2017, 18 hours
  • Region 13, Austin, Texas
  • Defining a Comprehensive School Counseling Program
  • Understanding the basics of guidance curriculum 101
  • Developing engaging guidance lessons using the Texas Model and ASCA Standards

Advocating for Play Therapy in Schools

  • June 2016, 10 CEUS
  • The Institute for Play Therapy, Texas State University, San Marcos, Texas
  • Advocate to school administration and colleagues about the history & benefits of play therapy as a part of your comprehensive school counseling program.
  • Utilize a consultation model that will enhance your communication with school personnel about the use of play therapy and ways to implement Child Teacher Relationship Training (CTRT) on your campus.
  • Incorporate play therapy into your comprehensive school counseling program, including setting up a play space, providing parent training opportunities, and becoming a School Based-Registered Play Therapist (SB-RPT).
  • Utilize a variety of play therapy techniques to help students cope with their social, emotional and behavioral challenges in both elementary and secondary school environments.

Helping Children & Adolescents Heal Through Evidence-Based Practices

  • May 2016, 2 hours
  • The University of Texas, School of Nursing, Austin, Texas
  • Understand the developmental appropriateness of using play therapy
  • Develop skills and knowledge necessary to be effective with children and adolescents
  • Learn therapeutic techniques that utilize play based practices

Using Play Therapy in Schools

  • November 2015, 3 CEUS
  • DFW Center for Play Therapy, Plano, Texas
  • Advocate to school administration and colleagues about the history and benefits of play therapy as a part of your comprehensive school counseling program
  • Incorporate play techniques into your comprehensive school counseling program, including setting up a play space and opportunities for parent training
  • Utilize a variety of play therapy techniques to help students cope with their social, emotional and behavioral challenges in both elementary and secondary school environments

Helping Families Heal from Separation, Divorce and Military Deployment

  • November 2015, 2 hours
  • The University of Texas, School of Nursing, Austin, Texas
  • Understand the challenges children & adolescents face with changing families
  • Identify the key issues to be addressed therapeutically
  • Learn individual & family play techniques to help your clients heal

Helping Children Heal Through Research-Based Practices

  • August 2015, 2 hours
  • Central Texas Physician Assistants Society, Austin, Texas
  • Learn the history and development of play therapy as a treatment modality
  • Gain an awareness of the recent research on the effectiveness of play treatments for common childhood diagnoses