Categories of Membership

CATEGORIES OF MEMBERSHIP

Student Member (Membership Number starts with SM)

Criteria:

  • half or full time student at an accredited college of university in Canada or the United States
  • major field of study is education, counseling, therapy, research, medicine, law or the arts and literature.
  • and/or a student enrolled in the CACPT Play Therapy Certificate Program Levels I, II or III

2018 Membership fee: $94.08 plus applicable provincial tax

For information regarding the Play Therapy Certificate Program, click here


General Member (Membership Number starts with GM)

Criteria:

  • is interested in children’s well being.
  • is practicing in a related field of play therapy, e.g.: parent, teacher, EA, ECE, social worker, psychologist, physician, PHN, mental health professional, and play therapist.

2018 Membership fee: $157.50 plus applicable provincial tax

New Members to CACPT would apply for membership as either a Student or General Member.


Play Therapy Intern (Membership Number starts with PTI)

Criteria:

  • has received a Certificate of Completion for the CACPT Play Therapy Certificate Program and
  • has had assignments returned and received a passing grade for all 3 levels of the CACPT Play Therapy Certificate Program
  • and if conditional acceptance into the Play Therapy Certificate Program was determined, all conditions have been met
  • and the process of completing the clinical and supervision hours required for certification has commenced

2018 Membership fee: $107.10  plus applicable provincial tax

Play Therapy Intern is a MEMBERSHIP CATEGORY ONLY and
IS NOT A DESIGNATION/TITLE and as such
CAN NOT BE USED AFTER A NAME OR CONTAINED WITHIN A SIGNATURE BLOCK.


Certified (Membership Number starts with either CPT, CPTA or CPTS)

Criteria:

  • has applied for and has been approved by CACPT in writing and has received a CERTIFICATE as either a

CPT Certified Play Therapist
CPTA Certified Play Therapy Associate
CPTS Certified Play Therapist Supervisor

2018 Membership fee: $193.20  plus applicable provincial tax

CPT, CPTA and CPTS are accepted DESIGNATIONS/TITLES and as such, this designation can follow the certified members name and/or be contained within a signature block.
For information about the criteria for Certification with CACPT, click here