Expressive Projectives and Play Therapy Techniques

This course will cover a number of projective practices in the field of drama therapy and counseling including the use of sand tray, puppetry, mask work, photography, video and storytelling. This course is both didactic and experiential in nature. Participants will also discuss theory and applications of the projective techniques to different populations including children and adolescents, addictions, post-traumatic stress disorder and veterans.

Laura Wood, PhD, Assistant Professor, Clinical Coordinator, Clinical Mental Health Counseling, Molloy College and President, North American Drama Therapy Association

Pre-Session Online Work:
5/24-5/28 (on your own and you will be contacted after you register with sign-in information for the online portion of the course)

On-site Experiential Work:
Tues 5/28: 9am-5pm
Wed 5/29: 9am-5pm
Thur 5/30: 9am-5pm
Fri 5/31: 9am-5pm

Continuing Education Credit
Licensed Mental Health Counselors (LMHCs)
Molloy College, Division of Continuing Education & Professional Development is recognized by the New York State Education Department's State Board for Mental Health Practitioners as an approved provider of continuing education for licensed mental health counselors. #MHC-0052. This program is offered for 30 CE contact hours.  Further information on the new requirements can be found on the following NY State webpage:

The course will be given on Molloy's Rockville Centre campus located at 1000 Hempstead Avenue, Rockville Centre, NY, 11571. The campus is located about 40 minutes east of New York City by train on Long Island. You will be contacted with the room location approximately two week before the start date. Travel directions will be sent with your confirmation, but can also be found by clicking here. The course will be held in the William J. Casey Center, Room 106.

$600 (Non-credit rate, 25% discount for Molloy: alumni, students, faculty and staff). There are no additional fees. Payment is due at the time of registration.
Course Number: 19UMHC5140 

Online registration is available by clicking here. Please note that if you are registering online, after you enter your charge card information you should click "Continue to Checkout" just once. It can take up to a minute or two for the charge to be processed. If you click more than once the system will void the registration and you will need to call the CE Office at 516-323-3550 to register.

Phone-in registration is available by calling 516.323.3550 with your MasterCard, Discover or Visa. To register in person, by fax or mail, please click here and follow the directions. Payment can be made by check or money order (made payable to Molloy College, by MasterCard, Discover or Visa, or by purchase order.

Registration is limited. Participants should register for classes at least one week prior to the start of classes to insure enough time for you to get your confirmation and parking permit. However, you can register up until the day of class. Please note that our classes do close out , so you may be taking a chance of not getting into the course of your choice by waiting.

Refund Policy: A full refund will be granted as long as you contact us prior to the start date.

Clinical Mental Health Counseling Program
Please click here for the webpage for the Master of Science Program in Clinical Mental Health Counseling at Molloy College.

Questions regarding the course?
Contact Dr. Laura Wood

Questions regarding registration?
Contact the Office of Continuing Education
Phone: 516.323.3550