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October 4-9, 2016
2016 APT Annual Conference

February 10-11, 2017
LAPT Conference

Loyola University, New Orleans, LA
- Dr. Jeff Ashby
  (Childhood Anxiety /
- Dr. Terri Kottman
  (Adlerian Theory)

More details about registration later.

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Welcome to the Louisiana Association for Play Therapy

The purpose of LAPT is to advance the Practice of Play Therapy through Education, Training, and Advocacy.

The members and officers of LAPT welcome your membership and participation in this growing organization!

LAPT believes in promoting the understanding and value of play therapy, high standards of professional and ethical practice, and advocating for our membership. Join us!

We look forward to meeting you soon!

News & Announcements

Registration is now open for APT Conference in October 2016

Learn, Connect & Play!

Keynote by Dr. Eliana Gil:

The Highs, the Lows, the Challenges,
and the Rewards of Being a Play Therapist!

The opportunities are endless when you craft your own program and earn up to 40.5 hours of CE! This year's program offers over 60 workshops to choose from that will challenge you to think outside the box, ignite in-depth conversations among peers and add valuable resources to your play therapy knowledge center.

CLICK HERE for more information.

eMail Update - (4/24/15) We are now using MailChimp, a widely used reputable email service, to send our newsletters and other bulk communications to members. If you are not receiving these emails from us, please register your address at .

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Members - Many of the current LAPT members wanted to share their information with you about consultation, supervision, training, and setting up Regional meetings. Please use the lists below and connect with someone in your area!