Play Therapy



We provide training and education across British Columbia

Here is a sample of some of Natascha Lawrence's professional presentations:

· FASD Course COUN-1140 , JIBC, January 23, 2020

·COUN-1140, FASD Towards Better Understanding, JIBC, New Westminster, January 23, 2020

·Panel Discussion: Burnout, Compassion, Fatigue, and Vicarious Trauma - Moving to Resilience and Wellness, BCACC Conference, November 1, 2019  

· FASD and Mental Health: What works and what does not work, BCACC Conference, November 1, 2019 

· FASD for Early Childhood Educators, WCCRC, Vancouver, September 11, 2019;

· Webinar, FASD in the Playroom Episode, Synergetic Play Therapy Lessons from the Playroom #42,  April 2019

· Supporting Individuals with FASD, Community Meeting, Prince George, January 25-26, 2018

· Keynote, FASD BC POPFASD District Partner’s Meeting, November 23, 2018 

· Information Night on FASD, RTRA, November 22, 2018 

· FASD for Front Line Service Providers, Encompass Support Services, June, 1, 2018

· FASD for Educators, Stz’uminus Community School, May 18, 2018 

· FASD in a Day for Service Providers, April 6, 2018

· Local Planning Committee: The 7th International Conference on Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder, Integrating Research, Policy and Promising Practices from around the World, March 1-4, 2017

· Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD) in the Playroom, November 10, 2017

· BCACC Counsellor Café: Mental Health Treatment for Individuals with FASD, Oct. 17, 2017

· Mental Health and Addictions Treatment for Individuals with FASD: What works and what does not work, FASD in the DTES Conference, October 15, 2015

· Planning Committee: FASD in the DTES: Skills, Strategies, and Support Conference, Vancouver, October 15, 2015

· How to support our clients with Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder, MCFD/VCH, 2014/2015

· Zones of Regulation Curriculum, JCS, 2015

· MindUp Curriculum , JCS, 2015

· Child Parent Relationship Therapy, MCFD, 2014 


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Natascha Lawrence is a part of the Connect to Success Presentation Team.  Connect to Success's passion is to encourage professionals and parents to take responsibility for educating themselves and staying updated in their techniques and practices in caring for children.  Connect to Success wants to be part of the reeducation and put the joy and excitement back in teaching and/or parenting. 


FASD and Mental health - what works and does not work

C$ 50.00
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Access to Natascha Lawrence's 90 minute webinar recording with powerpoint presentation.  This course will focus on the myths and misconceptions that professionals need to know when working with individuals affected by Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD) and strategies for mental health treatment.  This course is applicable for clinicians, counsellors, psychologists, play therapists, and front line workers.  Please book an individual supervision session if you want specific treatment modifications or case consultation.  Access lasts forever. 


Parenting children through the COVID-19 Pandemic

C$ 1.00
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Access to Natascha Lawrence's recording with powerpoint presentation.  This course is a tool to help parents learn strategies and tools to regulating worry and stress, building structure and routine, tools for working from home, and how to stay connected with social isolation.  Though this course is helpful for all parents, it will focus on parenting children with neurocognitive disabilities including FASD,  ASD, and ADHD.   Processing fee only.  Access lasts forever.