Categories of Membership

CATEGORIES OF MEMBERSHIP

Student Member (Membership Number starts with SM)

Criteria:

  • half or full time student at an accredited college or 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 CAPT Foundation Play Therapy Training
  • if you are taking an Approved Provider extended training program

2021 Membership fee: $103.72 plus applicable provincial tax

For information regarding the Play Therapy Foundation Training, 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.

2021 Membership fee: $173.64 plus applicable provincial tax

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


Play Therapy Intern

Criteria:

  • has received a Certificate of Completion for all courses for the CAPT Play Therapy Foundation Training and
  • the process of completing the clinical and supervision hours required for certification has commenced

2021 Membership fee: $118.08  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 or CPTS)

Criteria:

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

CPT Certified Play Therapist
CPTS Certified Play Therapist Supervisor

2021 Membership fee: $213.00  plus applicable provincial tax

CPT 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 CAPT, click here


Retired (Membership Number starts with either RET)

Criteria:

  • has decided to retire from practicing

2021 Membership fee: $25.00  plus applicable provincial tax