SandStory Therapy Training® for Therapists with Emma Moat (3-4 October)

Emma Moat is a registered SandStory therapist. You can find out more about Emma on her website:

What is SandStory Therapy®?

SandStory Therapy® is a gentle and safe way of working therapeutically with sand and symbols within a contained sandtray that offers clients the opportunity to tell their ‘story in the sand’.

Who is it suitable for?

The training is suitable for qualified Therapists or Counsellors including: Play and Creative Arts Therapists, Drama Therapists, Art Therapists as well as talking-based Therapists looking to introduce a creative component to their practice etc. It is best suited to those who are qualified or reaching the end of their training as it presupposes solid clinical skills.

Why do I need this training?

If you are already experienced as a play therapist or counsellor, and you either are needing more ideas on the magic of sand, or whether you just want to enhance what you are already loving and doing, then this course will be for you. Based on existing theory, this new and content-rich SandStory Therapy®Weekend Workshop will enable you to to develop further and be even more effective in your clinical work.

When is the SandStory Therapy® training?

The training will be held on October 3rd and 4th 2020

What is the cost?

The weekend’s training runs from 9am – 5pm (perhaps with an earlier finish on the Sunday), and includes all resources, refreshments and a delicious home cooked lunch on both days. The cost of the training for both days is £300. There is a payment plan option of 2 payments of £150/month


Day 1

  • Introduction
  • Connecting With The Sand
  • Theory Behind SandStory Therapy®
  • Demonstration and Experiential Practice
  • Differences Between The Theories
  • The 5 Elements of SandStory Therapy®
  • The Therapist’s Role
  • Paperwork


Day 2

  • Story-telling in the Sandtray
  • Experiential Practice
  • The 5 Stages of SandStory Therapy®
  • SandStory Therapy® by Age Group – How Does It Work?
  • Signs and Symbols
  • SandStory Therapy® With Groups / Experiential Exercise
  • Further Suggestions and Conclusion

More on Emma

For more information click here




03 - 04 Oct 2020


All Day



More Info

Read More
Abington Barn


Abington Barn
52 North Rd, Abington, Cambridgeshire, CB21 6AS
Read More
QR Code