HAPT Online Training and
Annual Membership Meeting
January 7th, 2022 - 9:00am to 1:00pm
(8:30-9am check-in, 9:00am -1:00pm training,
1:00-2:00pm Social Hour and Annual Membership Meeting)
"Bag-O-Tricks: Creative Interventions for Children"
Scott Riviere, MS, LPC, RPT-S
Presentation Description: Bag-O-Tricks: Creative Interventions for Children!
Are you looking for a workshop to learn innovative techniques and rejuvenate your spirit? Then make
time to attend this training! This interactive workshop will focus on advanced and empirically-influenced
interventions for school age children. Workshop participants will learn THE primary method for
engaging kids in treatment and well as the benefits of using Play-based Interventions with children. A
variety of creative interventions will be presented and participants will have the opportunity to interact
with the activities to gain mastery and understanding.
Participants will be able to:
Scott Riviere, MS, LPC, RPT-S, is a Licensed Professional Counselor and one of the first Registered Play Therapist-Supervisors in Louisiana. He is the Director of K.I.D.Z., Inc., Louisiana's first Play Therapy Institute, where his practice is limited exclusively to children and adolescents and their families. During his 25+ years of practice, he has worked in various clinical settings and has extensive training in the field of Play Therapy. He has served on various committees for the Association for Play Therapy and served on the Board of Directors. He has created several therapeutic products for mental health professionals and is a published author and frequent guest on various media outlets. Mr. Riviere has also produced a series of parent training videos titled Positive Parenting. He is an active speaker at national and state conferences and is approved to supervise counselors seeking state licensure or the Registered Play Therapist credential.