Check out the next networking meeting I'm hosting for Washington Association for Play Therapy:

Seattle Meeting:
Thursday July 16th, 2015

7:00- 8:45pm
Seattle Youth & Family Therapy 
1707 N 45th St
Suite 100 
Seattle, WA 98103

Discussion Group Topic: 
Therapeutic Uses of Sand Tray in Play Therapy

1.5 Free APT CEUs** for APT Members

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Come join us as we discuss how to use the sand tray in play therapy with children. Have some of your cases in mind as we discuss therapeutic uses and approaches to understanding sand tray.

Learning Objectives:

  • Learn about the therapeutic uses of sand tray in play therapy
  • Identify useful prompts for sand tray creation that will target specific individual problems
  • Discuss approaches to understand sand scenes including transference and countertransference
Students are highly encouraged to attend. If you are new to play therapy or still learning, please come with your curiosity and questions. 

The Seattle meeting will be facilitated by WAAPT President-Elect Elizabeth Peixoto, MS, LMHC. Elizabeth Peixoto is Licensed Mental Health Counselor with a private practice in Seattle called Seattle Youth and Family Therapy. She has been working with children and families therapeutically for nine years and specializes in anxiety, depression, aggressive behaviors, adjustment difficulties, and trauma. 


Social workers, psychologists, mental health counselors, marriage and family therapists, school counselors, nurses, interns, undergraduate and graduate students

** Students: Did you Know?? That you can begin to accrue APT Approved CEs that will count toward your RPT credential even before you graduate with your Master's Degree?! 

Cost: Free!!!