The tiger that attacks the house, you have to pay $500 for a hamburger and you don’t have the money, the queen getting dethroned, and you get thrown in jail because you robbed the bank.
These are things that pop up on a regular basis in the playroom. Ahh... all in a days work!
How do we dissect what’s important from what’s not? What exactly should we be looking for when we think about play theme?
I wanted to share this FREE DOWNLOAD of 10 Ways to Identify A Play Theme! This guide is for you if you ever struggle to sift through the million things that can happen in a session to identify and understand what the major play themes are.
This guide includes the 10 things I look for and consider when I am thinking about play and making meaning out of play themes.
Grab your FREE 6 page guide HERE!
Looking for more resources and support around play therapy themes? Check out the training Dinosaurs In The Dollhouse: Interpreting Themes in Play Therapy and learn the 7 frameworks and tools to interpret play themes with TONS of case examples!
I'm Ann Meehan, an LPCC,