About Connecting Through Play & Mariana Plata

Mariana PlataMariana Plata is a licensed psychologist, freelance mental health writer and educator from Panama. She is a candidate for a Master’s degree in Child and Adolescent Clinical Psychology from the Universidad Católica Santa María La Antigua (USMA), and is currently finishing her thesis dissertation on an evidence-based comparison between two play therapy models.

In addition to this, she is a play therapist in training and volunteer for a local non profit organization devoted to raise mental health awareness. She’s a passionate advocate for children and adolescents, mental health and education.

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Last updated: 11 Dec 2018
Last reviewed: By John M. Grohol, Psy.D. on 11 Dec 2018
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