Play Facilitation in TPBA2

ID number
3:30 pm - 5:50 pm
3:15 pm - 3:30 pm

This workshop will discuss and illustrate play facilitation strategies with challenging children. Sometimes following the child's lead and presenting interesting materials is not enough to get the child engaged in play activities. Dr. Linder will provide suggestions for working with children who are shy, angry, perseverative or have other concerns that need a specialized approach.

Learner objectives

 - Identify traditional play facilitation strategies.
 - Discuss different ways to involve team members in play facilitation.
 - Implement strategies to facilitate children with challenging behaviors.

Intended audience
Early Childhood Special and General Educator, Early Intervention Personnel, Family Educator, Family Member, Occupational Therapist/Physical Therapist, Psychologist, Speech/Language Therapist, Teacher Assistant
Contact hours
Gateways training stage
Training topic area
Observation, Evaluation & Documentation
Gateways to Opportunity content area
Observation and Assessment