​​​ The Red Shoe Centre presents several exciting play interventions workshops during 2021.  DO NOT MISS OUT!  The focus of training is on professional and personal growth in a playful way.  All workshops are full of experiences that will change your life for ever!  If you are interested in improving your therapeutic skills when counseling children and want to learn how to apply play interventions, these workshops are for you! Come and meet your own inner child - find out what healing this child need and give this back to the world!

In-person workshops

Dates for 2021

Introductory play intervention workshop (play interventions with children with mild to moderate emotional challenges)

Bloemfontein 28 April - 1 May 2021

Johannesburg 14-17 July 2021

Advanced play interventions workshop (play interventions with traumatised children and children with attachment problems)

Bloemfontein 28 June - 2 July 2021

Johannesburg 5 - 9 July 2021 

Sand tray  and art interventions

Bloemfontein 23-28 August 2021

Johannesburg 30 August -4 September 2021

Red Shoe Play Therapy Skills Development

Monthly 90 minutes online presentations via zoom

Next 20 April 2021 

The development of the internal mother -important aspects in the development and repair of object constancy in children

Online introductory play interventions workshop (after hours)

7-12 June 2021

2-7 August 2021

11-16 October 2021

29 Nov-3 December 2021

Online advanced play interventions work-shop (after hours)

19-24 July 2021

25-30 October 2021

6-11 December 2021



Workshops are accredited for CPD at the Board of Psychology, Board of Occupational Therapy and South-African Council for Social Service Professions.
For more info about the number of CPD points accredited at a specific professional board, please send email to rindablom@gmail.com

Online via zoom

Full day workshop:  Assessing structure, process and children's drawings (the what and how) when counseling children

12 May 2021

15 September 2021

Online via zoom

Practical skills to support learners with trauma symptoms in the classroom, at home and in the children's institution/foster care

24-25 June 2021

Online via zoom - two day workshop

Therapeutic interventions with parents as part of child and adolescent mental health interventions

13-14 May 2021

16-17 September 2021

Online via zoom

(after hours)

Sand tray and applied sand tray therapy

24-28 May 2021

8-12 November 2021

These workshops can be attended by professionals in the field of child therapy and counselling,  such as social workers, psychologists, psychiatrists, occupational therapists, counselors, art therapists, teachers and nurses, as well as students in these fields.