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What is Sandplay?

Sandplay is meant for healing.  Kay Bradway and Barbara McCoard

In a "free and protected" space...the clients create a concrete manifestation from his or her imagination using sand, water and miniature objects. In this way, Sandplay helps honor and illuminate the client's internal, symbolic world, providing a place for its expression within a safe container. Harriet Friedman and Rie Rogers Mitchell

In this current age and time that rushes toward the future, the simplicity and depth of Sandplay provides a space for contact with the inner, symbolic world. Harriet Friedman and Rie Rogers Mitchell

Often the hands will solve a mystery that the intellect has struggled with in vain. C.G. Jung

Sandplay is a form of active imagination, but the images used in sandplay are concrete and tangible rather than invisible and intangible. Like dream scenes, sandplay scenes are a series of figres and actions. Kay Bradway and Barbara McCoard

I am currently in the process of training to become a Sandplay Practitioner with Sandplay Therapists of America

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