Therapy Approaches

Counsellors will choose the most appropriate play therapy approach according to the child's needs. Our counsellors is specialized in.

  • Child Centered Play Therapy developed by an American psychologist Virginia Axline (1969)
  • Theraplay developed by an American psychologist Ann M. Jernburg (1967)
  • Directive Play Therapy developed by an American Certified Play Therapist Professor Norma Leben (1993)
  • Sandplay Therapy developed by a Swiss psychotherapist Dora Kalff (1960)

Play therapy Process

Counsellors would conduct parent consultation and play assessment before the first play therapy session to understand parents' concerns.
Each play therapy session lasts for about 30 to 45 minutes, with another 15 minutes of parent consultation, targeting to release parental stress and transfer of parenting skills.
Play therapist would conduct the play therapy session with the child in a playroom in a one-to-one or one-to-one-family format.