PLAY THERAPY CERTIFICATE PROGRAM
CACPT is APT Approved Provider 00-083
The CACPT Play Therapy Certificate Program offers unique and intensive training in the theory and practice of play therapy. Students who complete the thirty-day program earn 180 hours of continuing education credits, which is one of the steps needed to become a Certified Play Therapist. The program instructors are skilled play therapists who bring expertise on a wide variety of topics. Courses are offered in Edmonton/Leduc, Alberta in November 2016. In 2017 the certificate program will be offered in Toronto from July 3rd through August 11th. Deadlines are listed under each program description.
If you want to attend an individual workshop, limited space is available so you are encouraged to register early.
For more information on technical content please contact the Education Committee Chair at firstname.lastname@example.org
For more information on applying to the program please contact the Program Coordinator Elizabeth Sharpe at email@example.com
The Play Therapy Certificate Program covers core content in the theory and practice of Play Therapy. The curriculum includes the following:
Theory and Approaches: Play Therapy Process, Theoretical Frameworks, Assessment, Family Play Therapy, Group Play Therapy, Filial Therapy, Theraplay.
Techniques: Sandtray, Puppets, Storytelling, Art.
Special Populations: Trauma, Abuse, Grief & Loss, ODD, Autism Spectrum, Anxiety, Sexual Behavior Problems, Attachment disorders.
For detailed course descriptions click below
LEVEL I Courses
Assessment and Treatment Planning
Essentials of Ethical Practice
Family Play Therapy
Group Play Therapy
Introduction to Play Therapy
Non Directive Play Therapy
Play Therapy History, Models and Process
LEVEL II Courses
LEVEL III Courses
Children with Sexual Behaviour Problems
Drama in Play Therapy
Ethical Decision Making
Play Therapy for Children and Families Coping with Loss
Sexually Abused Children
Vicarious Trauma and Self Care
LOCATIONS AND COST
Edmonton/Leduc, Alberta 2017
The November 2017 Level 3 program in Edmonton/Leduc, Alberta will run from November 6 to 17, 2017. The cost of this ten-day level is $1800 (plus GST) for a total of $1890. Individuals who do not wish to attend the full Certificate Program but would like to obtain training in Play Therapy can sign up for individual courses within the program (called CEU days). The cost is $220 (plus GST – $231) for CACPT members and $250 (plus GST – $262.50 ) for non-CACPT members. (Note that there is a separate Application Form for Individual Workshops).
The application deadline for the Play Therapy Certificate Program in Edmonton/Leduc is September 15, 2017 so please apply soon! If you want to attend an individual workshop, limited space is available so you are encouraged to register early.
Click Here to view course dates in Edmonton/Leduc, Alberta.
Application Form for the Edmonton/Leduc, Alberta Play Therapy Certificate Program click here
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Toronto Program: 2017
The program in Toronto is offered in July and August 2017. The program is divided into three levels, each consisting of ten days. The cost of each ten-day level is $2,000 (plus HST) for a total of $2,260. Individuals who do not wish to attend the full Certificate Program but would like to obtain training in Play Therapy can sign up for individual courses within the program (called CEU days). The cost is $220 (plus HST – ) for CACPT members and $250 (plus HST) for non-CACPT members. (Note that there is a separate Application Form).
The application deadline for the Play Therapy Certificate Program in Toronto will be May 15, 2017! If you just want to attend an individual workshop, there is no deadline but limited space is available so you are encouraged to register early.
Click here to view course dates and location in Toronto. July 3 to August 11th.
The Toronto program is completely full for all three levels and registration is closed.
CACPT is APT Approved Provider 00-083
To send your application by courier please contact Kip Sharpe at firstname.lastname@example.org for a physical address.
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