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Deborah CampbellChair, Leadership Academy Committee
Sueann Kenney-NoziskaChair, Registration & Continuing Education Committee
Dee RayChair, Research Committee


The Association for Play Therapy (APT) is a national professional society established in 1982 to foster contact among mental health professionals interested in exploring and, when developmentally appropriate, applying the therapeutic power of play to communicate with and treat clients, particularly children.

Association News

Last Call! Submit an Award of Excellence Award Today!

Only 10 days left to nominate your fellow members who have gone above and beyond in the field of play therapy!

Submit your nominations today in the following categories:

  • NEW! Emerging Leader Service Award
  • APT Service Award
  • Public Education & Promotion Award
  • Student Research Award
  • Research Award
  • Lifetime Achievement Award

Complete award descriptions and nomination applications available on the APT website!

Last Call! Submit Board of Director Nominations by March 31! 

Interested in Board Governance?  APT invites professional members wishing to serve on the Board of Directors to submit a Director Candidate Questionnaire by March 31.

The board shapes the vision and defines the outcomes produced by APT. For additional information or questions, contact CEO Kathryn Lebby.

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