Wichita Class 52

What’s Included in the Play Therapy Certificate Program?

Enrollment and tuition in the full Play Therapy Certificate Program includes the following:

  • Ten monthly classes to complete 150 hours of play therapy training
  • Hands on practical learning and clinical application at each class with qualified clinicians experienced in their class content area.
  • Supplies for participation in workshop activities.
  • Workshop PowerPoints and additional printed materials printed and bound for each workshop.
  • Sandtray Therapy materials including a sand tray with lid, high quality sand and starter miniature set.
  • Books provided to students to enhance learning, including:

– Dibs: In Search of Self
– I Love You Rituals
– No Drama Discipline: The Whole-Brain Way to Calm the Chaos and Nurture your Child’s Developing Mind

  • Referrals to qualified Registered Play Therapy Supervisors currently providing supervision to individual in the student’s community.
  • Lending library of professional play therapy books (KC campus only).
  • Lending library of professional play therapy games and materials (KC campus only).

Approved by the Association for Play Therapy and the National Board for Certified Counselors

APT Approved Provider 15-424
NBCC ACEP Number 6774

The Play Therapy Certificate Program is competitively priced for professionals, with a generous discount provided for graduate students (proof of current enrollment required).

Your Wichita Class 52 Schedule

Friend’s University
2100 West University Street, Wichita, KS 67213
Class times:
In-Person Format: Friday 12:30pm-8:30pm; Saturday 8:30am-5:30pm
Web-Based Format: 8:30am-5:00pm CST both days

Child-Centered Play Therapy PhaseDate
Foundations of Child-Centered Play TherapyJuly 22-23, 2022
Practice of Child-Centered Play Therapy SkillsAugust 26-27, 2022 Web-Based
Sandtray in Play TherapyDecember 2-3, 2022
Systemic Play Therapy PhaseDate
Attachment: Creating Connection Through Play TherapyFebruary 17-18, 2023
Special Topics in Play Therapy: Infants, Toddlers and Neurosensory PlayMarch 31-April 1, 2023
Engaging Adolescents in Play TherapyMay 19-20, 2023 Web-Based
Family Play TherapyAugust 4-5, 2023
Directive Play Therapy PhaseDate
Theories of Directive Play TherapyOctober 6-7, 2023 Web-Based
Play Therapy with Abuse and TraumaFebruary 2-3, 2024
Special Topics in Play Therapy: Grief and Adult Inner ChildMay 3-4, 2024
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Heartland Play Therapy Credentialing Bundle

Phase One: 8 month period

  • 3 weekend workshops (45 hours)
  • 50-75 Experience Hours
  • 8 Supervision Hours – schedule 2 1.5 hour groups & 5 1 hour individual meetings
  • 1 Video Observation

Phase Two: 8 Month Period

  • 4 weekend workshop (60 hours)
  • 100-150 Experience Hours
  • 14 Supervision Hours – schedule 4 1.5 hour groups & 8 1 hour individual meetings
  • 2 Video Observation

Phase Three: 8 month Month Period

  • 3 weekend workshop (45 hours)
  • 100-175 Experience Hours
  • 13 Supervision Hours – schedule 4 1.5 hour groups & 7 1 hour individual meetings
  • 2 Video Observation

150 Credit Hours

150 hours of play therapy training structured in 10 fifteen-hour workshops, scheduled one weekend a month.

Multiple Cities

Heartland Play facilitates the Play Therapy Certificate Program in five cities, including: Overland Park, Kansas, Wichita, Kansas, St. Charles, Missouri and Rogers, Arkansas and Omaha, Nebraska.

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Networking

Connect with other like-minded therapists while obtaining continuing education credits.