About Deepening IFS using Sandtray and Miniatures

What is Deepening IFS with Sandtray and Miniatures?

Deepening IFS with Sandtray and Miniatures is an unique approach for therapists with level one Internal Family Systems training who are currently using IFS and are interested in incorporating the use of Sandtray and miniatures in therapy.  Deepening IFS using Sandtray and Miniatures allows your clients the ability to externalize their parts by selecting miniatures to represent their feelings, unblending by seeing each miniature relocate as the client works in the tray and witness their parts as they transform. Deepening IFS using Sandtray and Miniatures offeres an informal, inspiring and creative approach for IFS level one trained therapists.  Clinicians are able to learn how they can adapt a new perspective and integrate it into their therapeutic practice.  Deepening IFS using Sandtray and Miniatures informs therapists of the applications and techniques which only working with Sandtray and miniatures can offer which will allow the clients to unblend easily by externalizing their parts.

Externalizing Parts of the client, parts of target parts and parts of parts!

Deepening IFS using Sandtray with miniatures allows your clients the ability to externalize their parts by selecting figures to represent their feelings, unblending by seeing each miniature relocate as the client works in the tray and witness their parts as they transform.  This allows the client to unbend and unburden their parts and get to know many of their part's parts with out confusion. 

Applying the following techniques in an IFS Informed Sand Tray.

  • Explore techniques, flexibility and creativity by externalizing miniatures in the Sand Tray 
  • Open verses a directed IFS Informed Sand Tray
  • Focus on a target part
  • Asking concerned parts to step back
  • Getting parts to unblend
  • Working with part's parts
  • Getting to know parts of parts
  • Checking in with part's of parts
  • Legacy unburdenings
  • Working with a dissociated part
  • Utilizing direct access
  • Finding exile parts
  • Unburdening


Frequently Asked Questions

Are Workshops or Trainings available?

  • Yes,  The workshops available are designed to informs therapists of the applications and techniques which only working with Sandtray and miniatures can do.

Where are trainings and workshop held?

  • Peg offers trainings for groups of 3 to 7 therapists  at her office.  For larger groups she will gladly travel to your site.  Also available as a webinar.  Contact Peg for more details. 


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