Certification Q & A Session – February 23, 2022 at 12:00 EST

Join your certification committee chair on zoom to answer any question you may have about certification.  Connect using this zoom link


The Canadian Association for Play Therapy (CAPT) serves as the professional association for the field of play therapy in Canada. CAPT was established to ensure qualified clinicians in the practice of play therapy. The following are the certification categories and general requirements for certification.  More detailed information on requirements is available by calling CAPT at 905 686 3372.

CAPT Standards for Certified Play Therapist (CPT) (Revised with COVID 19 Adaptations November 21, 2020)

CAPT Standards for Certified Play Therapist (CPT) (Revised October 2021)

CAPT Standards for Certified Play Therapist Supervisors (CPT-S) (Approved March 2020)

Please refer to the certification application guide and forms to complete your application to become a Certified Play Therapist.