Discuss any experiences that you have had with therapeutic play.

Instructions As we begin to learn about play and therapeutic play, it is important to have a firm understanding of the two concepts. Do some additional research outside of our readings and respond to the questions below: What is play?

List 10 statements that describe/define play. What is therapeutic play?

List 5 statements that describe/define therapeutic play

What are some concepts about therapeutic play that you would like to learn in this class? List 5 ideas of what would be beneficial for your to learn in this class.

Discuss any experiences that you have had with therapeutic play. T

he experiences can be information and do not have to have been in a professional capacity.

Please support your writing with a minimum of 3 references using APA formatting. Your paper should have a cover page, citations and a reference page. You do not need an abstract page.

Your paper should be created in a word document and uploaded as an attachment.

Grading Rubric Criteria Possible Points Student Points Paper includes 10 statements that describe/define play 20 Paper includes 5 statements

that describe/define therapeutic play 20 Paper includes 5 ideas for learning about therapeutic play 20 Paper discusses personal experience with therapeutic play 10 Paper uses minimum 3 references to support writing 15 Paper is APA formatted and includes cover page, citations and a reference page 15