When & Where

Quick Facts

  • Availability Yes
  • Tutor Suzzanne Warwick-Barron
  • Course Code K22ESWA11A
  • Suitable For 19 year olds and up are permitted on this course

What you will learn

This 10 week short course will provide an introduction to the healing world of child centred play therapy. Learn from our incredible early years team about this evidence based approach and why it can be so effecive in children.

Learning Outcomes

By the end of this course, you will be able to:

  • Define what is play therapy.
  • Identify child centred play therapy skills
  • Identify ways to respond to children in challenging situations with play therapy
  • Outline the stages involved in play therapy


  • Full fee
  • Concession fee
  • Class format and activities

    The course will take place weekly in College at our North Kensington Centre. You will learn through a range of lecture, group work, discussion, case studies and practical applications. Achievement will be determined via performance against the above learning outcomes.

    Entry requirements

    No prior knowledge required - open to all with an interest in play or early years.

    What you need to know before you enrol

    This course will involve working with others and discussing. Learners should be prepared to participate in all activities fully.

    What you need

    You will need a pen and paper. You may want to bring a laptop for research.

    What you can do next

    You can study further with our L2, L3 and FdA Early Years courses, or our L2 Teaching Assistant course.