Course Description

Play Therapy (MA)

This programme is a postgraduate clinical training in Play Therapy. It aims to equip practitioners with the advanced knowledge, skills, and competences to practice as Play Therapists. It aims to equip practitioners with the clinical capability that would match international standards of best practice within the Play Therapy profession. Ongoing Personal Therapy is a key requirement in this training and is not included in the course fee.

CollegeCork Institute of Technology (CIT)
Course LocationCork
Course CategoryHealthcare, Medicine & Healthcare
Course TypeClassroom Based
Course QualificationMasters Degree
Entry RequirementsThe entry requirement is a Level 8 Honours degree (H2.2) or higher, in one of the following areas: Counselling/Psychotherapy, Early Years Education, Occupational Therapy, Primary Education, Psychiatry, Psychology, Psychiatric Nursing, Social Care, Social Work, Special Needs Education or a cognate discipline. Applicants must be 23 years old at the time of entry to the programme and have at least two years post qualifying experience of working with children.
Carear PathOn successful completion of the programme graduates may be eligible for membership of the Irish representative organisations for Play Therapists. These include the Irish Play Therapy Association, the Irish Association for Play Therapy and Psychotherapy, and Play Therapy Ireland.
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Cork Institute of Technology (CIT)

Rossa Avenue, Bishopstown, Bishopstown, Cork, Republic of Ireland. Eircode: T12 P928

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