About This Course

This is a LIVE, VIRTUAL training that will take place on Friday, May 13, 2022 from 9:00 AM - 12:15 PM (CST).

The live training is limited to 40 participants.  The training will be recorded and participants who are unable to participate in the live training will be able to register for the Home Study course and view the recording of the training, complete the corresponding quiz, and receive 3 Non-Contact Hours Credit.

Family Engagement Through Play Therapy is a two-part course based on family systems theory and play therapy principles. Part one (1.5 hours) will focus on the utilization of digital detox methods. Part two (1.5 hours) will introduce an innovative play therapy and conflict resolution tool-The Magic MatTM. This interactive course will provide an in-depth play-based and creative intervention for assisting families who desire to improve their connection and communication.


Learning Objectives

  1. List the foundational principles of how play therapy and digital detox work together.
  2. Explain and implement digital detox, perturbing the family system.
  3. Identify strategies for addressing parental objections with play therapy principles.
  4. Demonstrate application of play therapy family engagement in the absence of digital distractions.
  5. Demonstrate healthy reintroduction practices of digital usage and identify strategies to maintain newly inspired play therapy based family interaction. 
  6. Effectively explain play-based family communication tool-The Magic Mat.

Learn more about Stacy at Stacy Jagger – LMFT, RPT-S and Heal • Grow • Thrive – Music City Family Therapy

Continuing Education

This training is approved for 3 CE Hours for the following continuing education bodies:

Association for Play Therapy

Revelation of Hope Counseling Services is an APT Approved Provider #21-653.

**Play Therapy Credit will NOT be awarded to non-mental health professionals. **

Due to COVID-19 health concerns, this one-time online event has been approved by APT for 3 CONTACT CE Hours.

National Board for Certified Counselors
Revelation of Hope Counseling Services has been approved by NBCC as an Approved Continuing Education Provider, ACEP No. 7203.  Programs that do not qualify for NBCC credit are clearly identified.  Revelation of Hope Counseling Services is solely responsible for all aspects of the programs. 

Participants are responsible for ensuring this program meets the individual requirements of your licensure and/or certificate.


Founder and Clinical Director of Music City Family Therapy

Stacy Jagger, LMFT, RPT-S

Stacy Jagger is a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist (LMFT) and Registered Play Therapist-Supervisor (RPT-S), as well as an AAMFT Approved Supervisor. She is a mother of four, guest speaker, author, and mentor. She is the founder and clinical director of Music City Family Therapy – a unique counseling practice serving Greater Nashville specializing in integrating play and expressive arts therapies for children, individuals, and families through a systemic, whole family, approach through the Mountain Method™ – a proprietary experiential family therapy treatment intervention model. She is the author of A Letter From Emma and the 30 Day Blackout. Stacy is also the creator of the Music With Mommie program and a playful intervention product called Magic Mats.

Course curriculum