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Wellness Wednesday: The Power of Play in Adulthood

January 25th, 2023 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

Speaker: Shirla de Magalhaes, LMFT, RPT-S, RSP
Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist
Registered Play Therapy Supervisor
Registered Sandplay Practitioner, SoulCollage® Facilitator

This is an experiential presentation where we will review the benefits of play in adulthood, identify different types of play, and engage in creating SoulCollage® cards to facilitate a better understanding of Self in a playful yet deep way. Shirla is a mental health professional who specializes in Depth Psychology and incorporates expressive therapies such as sandplay therapy, play therapy, art, and collage work to help teens and adults enjoy a healthier and more fulfilling life. Shirla is a Past President of the California Association for Play Therapy and currently has a private practice in downtown La Mesa.

Feature Film: ELVIS 2021, PG-13

When: Wednesday, January 25th (Presentation 10-11 AM, Film screening 11:30 AM-2 PM)
Where: GHD Conference Center Auditorium (9001 Wakarusa St. La Mesa, CA 91942)

Wellness Wednesdays are unique GHD-sponsored programs that feature different health topics every month. Wellness Wednesdays are free and open to all community members. Registration is not required.


January 25th, 2023
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
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Grossmont Healthcare District
9001 Wakarusa St.
La Mesa, CA 91942 United States
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