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LAPT 2019 Conference
Feb. 8-9, 2019
Liana Lowenstein
Creative Interventions for Traumatized Children

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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!

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Candidates for President Elect for the 2018

Louisiana Association for Play Therapy is proud to announce the candidates for President Elect for the 2018. The candidates are as follows:

The term for the above position starts at the time of announcement at the annual conference and serves two year terms as president elect (then two terms as president and two terms as past president).

The following are job descriptions for the open position:

  1. Shall become the President of LAPT after two years.

  2. Shall become the President upon the death or resignation of the President and will serve the unexpired term of the President as well as the following term.

  3. Shall preside in the absence of the President.

  4. Shall assist the Nominations and Elections Chairperson with the nominations and election process of LAPT.

  5. Shall serve on the Executive Committee of the Board.

  6. Shall work toward the achievement of the goals and objectives of LAPT.

Please cast your vote by clicking the following link:

Voting will remain open until December 9, 2018.


Save the Date - February 8-9, 2019
Louisiana Association for Play Therapy 2019 Annual Conference

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Liana Lowenstein
Creative Interventions for Traumatized Children

Feb 8, 2019 at 8 AM to Feb 9, 2019 at 4:30 PM 

Loyola University New Orleans
6363 St Charles Ave, New Orleans, Louisiana 70118


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