Home About Mary Stanwood Experience and Education

 

Vancouver Art Therapy Institute - 2009

(post bachelors Art Therapy Diploma )


Bachelors of Applied Arts (Early Childhood Education) - 1994

(with honours, Ryerson Polytechnic University)


Early Childhood Development - 1985

(diploma in ECD, Red Deer College)


Other Workshops and Courses


Standard First Aid - 2011


Canadian Association of Child and Play Therapy - 2010

(24 credit hours)

  • intensive sand tray workshop with Marie-Jose Dhaese, Center for Expressive Arts 

Canadian Association of Child and Play Therapy – 1998

(12 credit hours)

  • The Family Circle
  • The Creation of and Therapeutic Application of Puppets in Therapy with Children
  • Jungian Sandplay Therapy
  • Anorexia and Bulimia: The Silent Scream for Help

Canadian Association of Child and Play Therapy – 1996

(21 credit hours)

  • The Art of Fantasy
  • Nature Oriented Play Therapy
  • Endings, Goodbyes in a Child’s Life and in the Therapeutic Process
  • Reaching Children Where They Live: The Use of the Dollhouse in Child Psychotherapy
  • Conducting a Successful Children’s Group

Canadian Association of Child and Play Therapy – 1995

(24 credit hours)

  • Exploring the Play Therapy Journey
  • Play in Different Cultures
  • Theraplay
  • The Colour Emotional Chart
  • Play Therapy, Creativity, and Childhood Trauma

Theology of Marriage and the Family

American Sign Language

( levels 1 and 2)

Creative Writing

Journalism

Graphic Arts