Play TherapyTM Magazine is a quarterly full-color publication offering
important information about clinical and professional best practices,
experiential and research-based play therapy applications, association
program news and recognitions and play therapy book reviews.
Produced quarterly each March, June, September, and December.
Articles archived online for two years.
Issue: December 2016, Vol. 11, Issue 4
Play Therapists' Favorite Quotes About the Benefits of Play, shares play therapists' favorite play quotes (Schaefer).
Scared of Shots: Play Therapy and Coping with Medical Anxiety, presents considerations in helping children with medical anxiety (Loftin & Wilkins).
18 Strategies to Alleviate Shame Within Traumatized Children, offers strategies to alleviate shame (Larrabee).
The Accidental Playroom: The Therapeutic Value of Everyday Things, Shares how the hunt for everyday items can add magic to the playroom (Rubin).
Mistie Barnes, Ed.D., LPC-S, RPT-S
Assistant Professor, Division of Counselor Education & Psychology
Delta State University, Cleveland, MS