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    Play Therapy Training’s


    Utilizing the Therapeutic Powers of Play to be an Effective Pay Therapist

    Celebrate Play Therapy Awareness week with this FREE webinar and

    receive 1 CE just for joining us!
    This is an exciting time!

    Join us in learning about the playful world of play therapy. This 1-hour training is intended for mental health professionals who wish to improve their expertise in working with children and their families through the power of play therapy.


    In this training we invite you into the experience of play therapy, so that you grow and deepen your understanding of the 20 core agents of change that create the therapeutic powers of play.

    This workshop will focus on the therapeutic relationship and deepening the connection as the therapist learns to enter their young client’s world through therapeutic play. This course will discuss, examine and practice the core set of skills needed to help children who are experiencing behavioral and/or emotional difficulties. Through demonstration participants will be able to explore new ways of creating change and healing. Come build your expertise and authority with children, teens and parents through this Play Therapy training.

    February 3, 2020
    12 pm (Noon) PST 3 pm EST

    Register Today!

    Distinguished Presenter: Mary Ruth Cross, MFT, NCC, RPT-S

    Mary Ruth Cross is a licensed Marriage and Family Therapist and Counselor Educator with over 25 year’s experience in the mental health field. Mary Ruth is Adjunct Faculty with the University of Phoenix Bay Area Campus. She has also been on faculty with John F. Kennedy University and been a nationally recognized speaker on play therapy. She works in private practice in San Ramon CA and is the Clinical Director for Tree House Family Counseling Services, PC where she trains and supervises interns and trainees. Mary Ruth is a Registered Play Therapist Supervisor as well as past president for the California Association for Play Therapy and a member in good standing with the Association of Play Therapy, California Association for Marriage and Family Therapy and the American Counseling Association.

    Association for Play Therapy –APT approved provider 18-544 sponsored by Mary Ruth Cross, MFT. CE’s are for Marriage & Family Therapist, Licensed Social Workers, Professional Counselors.
    We offer individual and group supervision in support of becoming a Registered Play Therapist or Registered Play Therapist, Supervisor. Our teaching staff have achieved certification through APT as Registered Play Therapist, Supervisors.









    Academy For Play Therapy Training gives you the tools and techniques you need for a healthy and playful child therapy practice!

    Located in the San Francisco Bay Area, Academy For  Play Therapy Training offers play therapy training to mental health professionals. Our professional therapists practice innovative and exciting techniques that inspire their dedication to healing wounded by creating workshops that teach and inform. Begin or continue your path to becoming a registered play therapist by attending one of our workshops. We are an approved provider for the California Board of Behavioral Sciences, the Association for Play Therapy and the American Psychological Association. We are approved to provide continuing education units to MFT’s, LCSW’s, LPCC’s, and Psychologists. APT Approved Provider 09-241 CEs for Marriage & Family Therapists, Licensed Social Workers, Professional Counselors and Psychologists offered through Association for Play Therapy -APT Approved Provider 09-241.

    To learn more about other upcoming training’s from Academy For Play Therapy Training.

    Please check out our website at…











    239 Boston Street STE 208, Topsfield, MA 01983