Florida Sandplay Therapy Association
​Patricia Dunn-Fierstein, LCSW, Author 

Patricia Dunn-Fierstein has been a Licensed Clinical Social Worker (SW-1575) in private practice in Tampa, Florida, since 1985, and a trained EMDR therapist since 2003. She was a Certified Sandplay Therapist-Teacher through ISST from 1995 through 2018. She continues to use Sandplay in her practice.

Patricia utilizes an eclectic approach to psychotherapy and play therapy, trying to meet each client with what they need, but has a strong Jungian psychotherapy foundation in a diverse practice, working with children, adults, couples, and families.

Patricia attended the Jung Institute in Zurich, Switzerland in 1983 and 1984 where she was introduced to Sandplay Therapy. In addition she participated in the Training Seminars of the Florida Association of Jungian Analysts in 2005 and 2006. Patricia was a founding member of the Florida Sandplay Therapy Association and a Founding Committee Member and Core Faculty Member of the Sandplay Therapy Institute. She has taught extensively at National and International Conferences and in Florida.

Her publication credits include articles in the Journal of Sandplay Therapy, Sacred Journey, the STA 2004 National Conference Proceedings Book, and a chapter in Supervision of Sandplay Therapy (Routledge 2007). She is the author of the newly released novel, Finding Grace, (2015).

Patricia's Contact Information:

Patricia Dunn-Fierstein, LCSW, Author
Hyde Park Holistic Counseling
2124 West Kennedy Blvd.
Suite C
Tampa, Florida 33606
Phone: 813-253-3797, Ext. 1
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