Upcoming Regional Workshops

The Missouri Association for Play Therapy (MAPT) sponsors numerous programs and services during the year.  MAPT is a volunteer member-based organization and you, as a stakeholder, are both invited and encouraged to serve on our committees to help shape the very benefits that justify your memberships.

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 Play Therapy Treatment Planning and Documentation 

February 28 & 29, 2020   St. Charles, MO

Presenters: Yolanda Fountain, Ph.D, LPC, ACS, RPT-S, NCC

Location: 1815 Boones Lick Road, St. Charles, MO 63301

DAY 1– Play Therapy Treatment Planning:

Are you able to write measurable goals that balance caring for your clients’ needs and meeting parents’ and/or insurance’s expectations?  Let us help you enhance this process!  This Play Wellness learning experience focuses on effective treatment planning and writing quality play therapy goals and interventions based on play therapy theories and client needs.  Please bring a sample treatment plan with you.  

DAY 2– Play Therapy Documentation:

Documenting can become more than anticipated… Allow this workshop to help you get organized!  This Play Wellness learning experience focuses on play therapy session notes and documentation to enhance ethical practice and case conceptualization skills.  Participants will explore ways to document efficiently for quality case management.  Please bring your current play therapy session note template and a sample clinical note.   

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Registration: 830 AM – 9:00 AM

Workshop: 9:00 AM – 10: 30 AM

Break: 10:30 AM – 10:45 AM

Workshop: 10:45 AM – 12:00 PM

Lunch: 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM

Workshop: 1:00 PM – 2:30 PM

Break: 2:30 PM – 2: 45 PM

Workshop: 2:45 PM – 4:00 PM


More Upcoming Workshops

  • June 12 & 13, 2020 Annual Conference
    • Deconstructing Play Therapy: What Does Child’s Play Mean and Extraordinarily Development: Developmental Principles in Play Therapy
    • Presenter: Dr. Dee Ray, Ph.D., LPC-S, NCC, RPT-S
  • February 28-29, 2020, Location TBD
    • Play Therapy Notes/Documentation and Treatment Planning
    • Presenter: Yolanda Fountain, Ph.D., LPC, ACS, RPT-S, NCC

Workshop Pricing (per day):

Early Bird Member: $110

Early Bird Non Member: $130

Student: $90 *with transcript

Member: $125

Non Member: $145

Conference Pricing (per day):

Early Bird Member $135

Early Bird Non Member $150

Student: $100 *with transcript

Member: $150

Non Member: $170

How are workshop topics decided?

Yearly, during the annual conference, attendees share what topics that they would like to see presented in the future.

How are the regional workshop locations decided?

Our state board rotates the regional workshops throughout the areas of the state, giving each part of the state the opportunity to have a workshop close to home.

How do you decide who your presenters are?

Yearly, during the annual conference, attendees share possible Missouri APT member professionals that they would like to that they would like to hear present topics that they specialize in.

What is your cancellation policy?

Cancellation policy:  Refunds will be given for paid continuing education training cancelled by MAPT and for when MAPT relocates training to another region of the state.  For attendees who cancel 48 hours prior to the start of the training, a MAPT CREDIT will be provided to attendees for the amount paid, and can be used at a future MAPT training..
If you know a professional, in our state, who specializes in a particular niche, please communicate that to your area reps or your board president, so that they could determine whether or not that person would be a good fit.

Join MAPT Today!

Potential members can always fill out an application in person at any of our networking meetings, regional workshops or annual conference. Just ask one of our board members or area reps for assistance.