Network Day Speakers & Workshop Information
Saturday 18th March 2017
Keynote speaker: 10am to 11am & 11.30am to 1pm
Workshops: 1.45pm to 2.45pm & 3pm to 4pm
Debi Maskell Graham -
"What's love go to do with it"
Debi Maskell-Graham is Director of big toes little toes, a charity
registered in England and Wales. Over the last 30 years, she has been
researching, developing and facilitating innovative and strengths-based
practice from within and alongside communities in the UK, and now around
the globe. As a play therapist, researcher, trainer and consultant,
she is passionate about translating attachment theory and the latest
peer-reviewed research into playful, accessible and effective programmes
to strengthen the parent-child relationship from within. Debi is
author of many papers, professional briefings and two books for
practitioners. She is known for her playfulness, humour and very human
approach to work with families and children.
Debi is planning an upbeat presentation with experiential exercises and games built
She will begin focusing on babies and go all the way through!! Should be
both fun and thought-provoking. Debi says its about working playfully to strengthen attachment across the generations"
Workshop 1 - Lara Kasza
Lara is a
Registered Sandplay Therapist with the Association of Sandplay
Therapy and an Accredited Creative Arts Therapist. She is also
a Senior Clinical Supervisor and qualified as a Clinical Supervisor in
2013. Lara offers creative supervision in local Hertfordshire area and
over Skype. She is a University lecturer and has worked with
Canterbury Christ Church University and Leeds Beckett University as
well as with the training body of Play Therapy UK, the Academy of Play
and Child Psychotherapy.
Lara's workshop is entitled sand story work in which she will speak about enabling the client to tell their story through the sand.
Workshop 2 - Sara Walton
Come back here soon to read more about Sara and her therapuetic approach.