Laura K. Probasco, Licensed Clinical Social Worker, Registered Play Therapist-Supervisor, Founder of Probasco & Associates and Co-Founder of the Art of Play, an organization that provides Play Therapy trainings to individuals, schools, and organizations.
Laura earned her Bachelors and Masters of Social Work at the University of Missouri-Columbia. Laura continued her education by obtaining her Clinical and Play Therapy degree in 2006. Before starting her career in private practice, Laura worked as a school social worker at Academie Lafayette, French Charter School in Kansas City, Missouri. Laura developed and implemented the school’s first counseling program while providing education to parents and faculty. Laura has offered her expertise to numerous community organizations around the world including France, Belgium, and Africa. Recently, Laura was sent to Sierra Leone by a non-profit organization to evaluate and provide training at The Raining Season Orphanage. Laura has used her unique opportunities to develop helpful insight and guidance for families, schools, churches, and child advocacy groups.
In private practice Laura uses an eclectic approach to serve each client and their unique challenges. Laura’s creative nature helps establish a safe secure environment allowing her clients to grow emotionally and spiritually.