Awarded by the Academy of Play and Child Psychotherapy, UK, (APAC), the Post Graduate Certificate in Therapeutic Play Skills (PGDCTPS) allows students to further explore ways of integrating the child as the centre of a social system, which includes schools, families and a team of support
The main items in the ‘Play Therapy Tool-Kit’ are revisited at a greater level of competence, put into practice with more difficult problems and used as assessment methods.
The programme also includes a 100-hour of practicum which leads to an International Certification as a Practitioner in Therapeutic Play Skills.
For other information relating to Play Therapy, kindly refer to Play Therapy Singapore’s website.
|Intake Date||2-6 Sep 2017
28 Mar – 1 Apr 2018
26-30 May 2018
Ignatius : 6223 8891
|Office Operation Hours||11.00am – 7.30pm / Mondays – Fridays|
The overall purpose is to enable participants to practise safely and effectively using therapeutic play skills within a variety of settings. Participants will be trained to provide emotional and psychological support to children facing minor to moderate issues.
+ PROGRAMME STRUCTURE
The Post Graduate Certificate of Therapeutic Play Skills (PGDCTPS) consists of a 15-day programme with 120 contact lecture hours.
Upon completion, it leads to the Post Graduate Diploma in Therapeutic Play Skills (PGDCTPS) which accredits and recognises you as a Certified Play Therapist internationally.
|1. Introduction to Art and Play Therapy|| Starting to Work Therapeutically With Children
The Therapeutic Play Continuum
Setting Up to Practice
|2. Music Skills for Working With Individuals and Attachment Theory|
|3. Storytelling & Puppetry Skills for Use With Individual Children||Comparison of Theoretical Models of Psychotherapy|
|4. Sand Play Skills for Working with Individuals and Related Theory|| Use of Natural Materials
Child Development Theory (1)
Art Therapy for Individuals
|5. Dance and Movement Skills for Working with Individuals|| Student Presentations
|6. Practicum||Clinical practice/Exposure|
+ ASSESSMENT METHODS
To complete the programme, the candidate must fulfil the following:
+ ENTRY REQUIREMENTS
For admission to the Post Graduate Certificate in Therapeutic Play Skills programme:
1 For applicants who do not meet the above entry requirements, on a case-by-case basis, they are required to take on bridging modules FIRST, before enrolling into this course.
+ COURSE FEE AND INFORMATION
|Preview Days & Time|| Mondays – Fridays
*Estimated duration of the free preview is 1-hour.
|New Intake Commencement
Date / Day / Time
|2-6 Sep 2017
28 Mar – 1 Apr 2018
26-30 May 2018
|Duration|| 1 month (Full-Time)
1 month (Part-Time)
Total no of days per week: 5 days
Total no of hours per day: 8 hours
|Contact Hours||120 Hours|
|Schedule||All lessons are conducted between 9.00am – 5.00pm unless otherwise stated.|
|Course Fee Structure|| Payment to be made to
COLLEGE OF ALLIED EDUCATORS PTE LTD
|Non Refundable Application Fees||Application Fee – S$100.00
Materials Fee – S$150.00
PTI Membership Fee – S$120.00
Insurance Coverage – S$455.00
PTI Prescribed Textbook – S$80.00
|Total Payable before GST||S$8,125.00|
|GST of 7% on Taxable Items||S$568.75|
|Total Payable after GST||S$8,693.75|
|Payment Mode|| Cash / NETS / Credit Card 1 / Cheque / In-house Instalment 2
1 Interest-free instalment up to 12 months available for UOB Credit Card Holders.
2 In-house instalments available on a case-by-case basis.
|Refund terms||refund table as per student contract|
Disclaimer: All terms, schedules, and prices are subject to change without prior notice and at the discretion of College of Allied Educators.