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Online sand tray interventions workshop

Training in sand tray and applied sand work with adults and children

  • Starts 22 Jul
  • 5 000 South African rand
  • online via zoom

Available spots

Service Description

Workshop Cost ZAR 5000-00 Date: 22-26 July 2024 18h00-21h0 daily (Closing date for registration 15 July 2024) The following will be handled via online teaching, practical examples and photographs • The structure of the psyche (the unconscious, the conscious, the ego, the persona, the shadow) according to the structure developed by Carl Jung • Examples of how the aspects of the psyche manifest in the sand • Waking up to the unconscious through sand play • Symbolism in sand play - assessment in sand tray work • Significance of the first sand tray • Assessment according to the first tray • A framework for assessment of themes of wounding and themes of transformation in the sand tray • Guidelines for understanding sand tray therapy (in adult and child sand tray work) • How to determine a persona tray • The difference between a wounded tray and a individuation tray • Child development and stages in sand tray therapy – understand during which age wounding took place, as well as what is needed in terms of healing • How self-healing takes place through the sand play process • Archetypes in the sand – miniatures, meanings and how it manifest • Sand tray therapy for bereaved families • Applying sand tray therapy with families where there is a scapegoated child • Individuation sand trays (where family members are enmeshed/ in a symbiotic relationship) • Communication sand trays for families • Amplification in sand work • Trauma trays • Individuation trays for adolescents • Resolving power struggles through sand tray work • Personal sand trays for the therapist (dealing with transference and countertransference issues through sand work) • Using of sand trays for couples therapy (applying the theory of Bowen) ¬ Stages in sand tray work with couples ¬ Individuation trays with couples (when to use it, what is consist of, how to conduct it) ¬ Communication trays (when to use it, what it is, how to conduct it) ¬ Sand tray to redesign a client’s life situation ¬ Sand tray techniques for ego-strengthening and skills building ¬ Sand trays to negotiate opposites ¬ Family of origin trays South-African participants can register online and pay via eft in the following bank account: Bank details: Account name: Red Shoe Training (PTY) LTD Bank: Standard Bank Account number: 422216305 Branch code: 055534 Branch: Brandwag Please email prove of payment to International participants pay via Paypal Please request an Paypal invoice at

Upcoming Sessions

Contact Details

+ 0824414783

Kameeldoring Draai, Woodlands Hills Wildlife Estate, Bloemfontein, South Africa

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