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Play Time: A Podcast on Children and Play Therapy

Andrew Barnett

Play Time is a podcast for child therapists, parents, and anyone else curious about children who are interested in listening to a play therapist explore the beautiful, messy and complex work of conducting child therapy. This podcast is grounded in a Child-Centered Play Therapy (CCPT) perspective, with episodes covering both concerns regarding play therapy, as well as issues related to children and their development as a whole. For more work by Andrew, check out

Recent Episodes

Episode 81: Bye for NowJune 02, 2021 Episode artwork Ep80: The Shadow Side of EmpathyApril 20, 2021 Episode artwork Ep79: Reasons to Fire Your Therapist + Talking About Calling Social ServicesApril 07, 2021 Episode artwork Ep78: The Rapidly Evolving World of ParentingMarch 24, 2021 Episode artwork Ep77: Life as a GameMarch 18, 2021 Episode artwork Ep76: Mailbag Episode! Creating a Free and Protected Space in Schools and in RelationshipMarch 10, 2021 Episode artwork Ep75: Divorce and Family SeparationFebruary 22, 2021 Episode artwork Ep74: BORED, BORED, BORED!February 12, 2021 Episode artwork Episode 73: Emotional AutonomyFebruary 01, 2021 Episode artwork Episode 72: Learning From ChildrenJanuary 18, 2021 Episode artwork Episode 71: When Keeping it Child-Centered Goes Wrong...January 06, 2021 Episode artwork Episode 70: Joy as FoundationDecember 31, 2020 Episode artwork Episode 69: Let's Talk About Santa ClausDecember 21, 2020 Episode artwork Episode 68: On Cultivating Thoughtfulness and Reclaiming ImaginationDecember 15, 2020 Episode artwork Episode 67: On the Bearable Lightness of PlayDecember 02, 2020 Episode artwork Episode 66: On Creating a Culture of ForgivenessNovember 24, 2020 Episode artwork Episode 65: The Relationship Between Cures and Explanations in TherapyNovember 17, 2020 Episode artwork Episode 64: On Being a WitnessNovember 12, 2020 Episode artwork Episode 63: On BoundariesNovember 03, 2020 Episode artwork Episode 62: Talking with Children about the ElectionOctober 20, 2020 Episode artwork Episode 61: The Purgatorial Nature of TherapyOctober 14, 2020 Episode artwork Episode 60: On Self AwarenessOctober 07, 2020 Episode artwork Episode 59: On Taking Play SeriouslyOctober 01, 2020 Episode artwork Episode 58: On Carrots, Sticks, and PunishmentSeptember 22, 2020 Episode artwork Episode 57: On the Mutual Respect Inherent in ConsentSeptember 14, 2020 Episode artwork