The New England Association for Play Therapy, Inc is a branch of the Association for Play Therapy that includes the states of Massachusetts, Maine, Connecticut, New Hampshire, Rhode Island and Vermont.
Our members are mental health professionals who use play therapy in their practices with children, adolescents and families.
Our Mission is to:
We work with many area Universities and Organizations to provide over 100 hours of APT approved Play Therapy instruction annually throughout New England.
We work with APT to support the credentialing and re-credentialing of Registered Play Therapists, Registered Play Therapy-Supervisors, and School Based-Registered Play Therapists as well as to increase the awareness of play therapy in the professional and public realms.