Lesson 1: Directive vs. Non-Directive

LESSON 1

Directive vs. Non-Directive
Directive Play Handout – DOWNLOAD


In this lesson, we explore the fundamental differences between Directive and Non-Directive Play Therapy. The “Play Therapy Dimensions Model” is utilized as a tool to discuss decision making and treatment planning. It is essential that participants are able to reflect on their decision to utilize different therapeutic strategies to facilitate greater conscious awareness for clients.