About TraumaPlay™

The TraumaPlay Institute™ provides education, training, and consulting in the field of child and adolescent therapy. The TraumaPlay Institute™ has developed the TraumaPlay Model, a flexibly sequential play therapy model for treating children who have experienced extreme stress related to chronic maltreatment, discrete traumatic incidents, interpersonal trauma, or attachment disturbances due to caregiver disruptions.  The TraumaPlay Institute™ is also your source for TraumaPlay Tools™, a signature line of books, games, and specifically designed toys, all of which are available for purchase through the TraumaPlay Institute™ website.

TraumaPlay Certification

TraumaPlay™ offers training in a flexibly sequential play therapy model for treating traumatized children


Parents as Partners in Child Therapy: A Clinician's Guide

New book available for pre-order, with a focus on how to actively involve parents in treatment and give them tools to support their child's healthy development.


Continuing Education

Beginning clinician or have been working in the field for years, you will find continuing education that expands your practice.


Upcoming Training Dates

Foundational Training: 

April 19-21, 2024

Live Online

August 16-18, 2024

In-Person: Nashville, TN, USA

Advanced Training: 

September 20-22, 2024

Live Online

Email [email protected] for more information on upcoming trainings.