The diagram below maps the main routes to a career in play therapy for those in the caring professions.
The different types of training that provide a good basis (prior learning) for furthering a career using therapeutic play are shown by green ovals
The professional job titles of individual suitable for adding therapeutic play skills are shown in yellow boxes
Previous experience that is relevant and experience needed whilst training in play therapy is shown in light blue boxes
Two of the four tiers of the training model are shown using different coloured ovals
Black arrows show the pathways.
A possible 'Fast Track' route, for suitably qualified professionals is shown by a red dotted line
The requirement to work using PTUK's Ethical System is shown by a dark blue dotted line
Links to the PSM competency framework are shown by green dotted lines
Keen to develop a career in Play Therapy? Making plans for the Summer Holidays? Thinking about the intensive 15 day's Summer School at La Mouline, France but feel a little nervous about Brexit? Rest assured, we are Brexit-ready and Summer School in La Mouline will be running as usual, whatever form Brexit takes.
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