Graduate Certificate in Play Therapy

Graduate student in play therapy degree program

Immerse yourself in the dynamic realm of play therapy through our innovative and fully online Graduate Certificate in Play Therapy. Tailored for current graduate students or post-graduates from programs in social work, counseling, psychology, school counseling, school psychology, or clinical mental health, this program equips you with the skills and knowledge needed to excel in the evolving field of play therapy.
The 12-semester-hour curriculum is meticulously designed to provide a holistic understanding of play therapy, including play therapy theory and techniques, group skills and assessment, expressive arts techniques, and the unique intersection of social work and play therapy in school settings. Students aspiring to become a Registered Play Therapist should familiarize themselves with the Association for Play Therapy requirements for full information on credentialing.
Clinical placements are integral to our program, and we collaborate with a diverse array of institutions, including schools, mental health clinics, and community organizations, providing students with real-world experience in various settings.
Join us in shaping the future of therapeutic practices through play. Enroll in our Graduate Certificate in Play Therapy and embark on a fulfilling journey towards becoming a highly skilled and sought-after Registered Play Therapist. Your expertise in play therapy will not only enrich your career but also make a profound impact on the lives of those you serve.