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Learn to Play Therapy - Workshop
For Therapists:

March 25 - March 26, 2024

Learn to play Workshop for therapists in Singapore by Total Communication

Embark on a transformative 2-day workshop tailored for therapists working in early childhood services or pediatric wards. Designed for professionals handling children aged 12 months to 10 years, this comprehensive program navigates the intricacies of understanding play, utilizing assessment tools like the Pretend Play Enjoyment Developmental Checklist and Animated Movie Test.


Gain invaluable insights into fostering and enhancing

  • Children's play abilities,

  • Crucial for language,

  • Narrative,

  • Social awareness,

  • Cognitive processing, and

  • Self-regulation


Backed by a robust evidence base from peer-reviewed journals, books, and chapters, this workshop blends direct teaching, small group activities, videos, and case studies. Immerse yourself in practical activities throughout the two days and set the foundation for certification as a Learn to Play Therapist/Practitioner. Take the first step toward advancing your skills in assessing and supporting children's play abilities.

Venue: Village Hotel Bugis, Singapore


  • Understand pretend play assessment nuances

  • Administer, score, and interpret Pretend Play Enjoyment Developmental Checklist

  • Gain insight into engaging children in play with purpose

  • Plan play sessions with chosen activities and clear goals

Workshop Highlights:

  • Research-backed content from peer-reviewed journals, books, and chapters

  • Interactive sessions with direct teaching, small group activities, videos, and case studies

  • Practical activities embedded throughout the 2-day workshop

  • Step 1 towards becoming a Certified Learn to Play Therapist/Practitioner

DAY -  01

Morning - 2 hours

  • What is play? What is pretend play? Why is pretend play unique?

  • Melting pot of pretend play - Evidence linking to language, narrative, social competence, self-regulation, creativity, cognitive processing.

Mid-morning - 1 hour

  • Development of pretend play


  • Assessment of pretend play

    • Pretend Play Enjoyment Developmental Checklist

    • Animated Movie Test

DAY -  02

Morning - 2 hours

  • Principles and processes of Learn to Play Therapy

  • Working with children to engage them in joyful play experiences

  • Creating safety for the child

Mid-morning - 2 hour

  • Techniques to engage children and build play ability

  • Working with 7 to 10-year-olds


  • 10 play skills and explaining play to parents

SGD 1400 

* 20% Early Bird Discount 

Ensure your reservation now at the exclusive rate of S$1120!

Prices will revert to SGD 1400 once slots are filled.

The workshop fee includes:

  • Reserved participation in the exclusive workshop.

  • Essential handouts required during the sessions.

  • The first step towards earning the Learn to Play Certification.

  • Coffee, tea breaks, breakfast and lunch for 2 days. 


Embark on a transformative journey towards becoming a certified Learn to Play Therapist with our Orange Stream certification. The 2-day therapist workshop is a key component of Part 1 training in the certification process. Elevate your therapeutic expertise, contribute to the well-being of children, and progress in your professional journey.

How it Works:

  1. Participate in the 2-day Learn to Play Therapist Workshop.

  2. Acquire essential skills aligned with the Orange Stream certification.

  3. Engage with the Learn to Play Framework and contribute to play-based interventions.

  4. Register your interest by filling out the form and advance your certification process.

Stay tuned for updates on this exciting certification opportunity in 2024.

Ready to elevate your professional expertise in child development?

Secure your spot now and take the first step toward transforming your practice. Fill out the form below, and our team will get in touch with you today. Seize this opportunity to enhance your skills and make a lasting impact on children's lives.

Avail 10% Early Bid Offer until March 8, 2024. Register Now!


Let the Journey Begin!

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