Transpersonal Sandplay Therapy Center
List of Toys and Training Materials
SANDTRAY SIZE: 20 X 30 X 3 1/2"
- two trays are best, one for dry and one damp sand
- sides and bottom should be of tin and bottom can be painted blue
Categories of Toys: include some of each category for a well-rounded selection
- ordinary man, woman, child
- soldiers from at least two different armies
- entertainers, dancers, circus, sports figures, etc.
- people from the historical past: knights, cowboys and Indians, etc.
- people from different races and cultures
- animals - domestic and wild
- animals from the past - prehistoric
- Cartoon characters - Disney, Smurf, my little pony etc.
- Comic Book characters - Batman, Superman, Wonder Woman
- Educational - Sesame Street, Muppets, etc.
- Other world - Space creatures and explorers
- Monsters - all kinds, vampires to the Hulk, witches, Godzilla, etc.
MODERN MYTHS - Hero vs. Villain themes ( choose a few collections)
- Star Wars collection
- Masters of the Universe collection
- GI Joe collection
- Transformers, robots, etc.
- Note: new series are coming out all the time
STORY BOOK CHARACTERS
- The Wizard Of Oz, etc.
- Fairy Tales Characters - Little Red Riding Hood, Snow White, etc.
STRUCTURES & LANDSCAPE
- houses, castles, fire stations, gas stations, etc
- blocks which can be put together to represent structures fences, stone wall imitations, etc.
- trees, bushes, flowers and plants of many varieties
- bridges or blocks which can be used for a bridge or overpass cars, trucks, trains, planes
- road equipment, farm equipment, police cars and helicopters transportation signals (stop. signs, etc)
- school desks or equipment
- hospital equipment, beds, nurses, stretchers, etc.
- from Nature - shells, rocks, crystals, wood
- from Archetypal images of fire, water, earth, air etc.
- from Myths and Books - wizards with wands or crystals, wise man or woman with crystals, animals with crystals i.e. Unicorn, Pegasus, etc.
- from fantasy stories - Merlin, King Arthur, Yoda from Star Wars, etc
- from Archetypal Material: mandalas, circles, sacred stones, and sacred images in general.
- any image can be Transpersonal from the perspective of the maker.