To become a certified Interplay Therapist and to become registered with APTA you must complete our full clinical program which consists of all 4 levels.
Level 1 and 2 can be completed by anyone working with children and families and level 3 and 4 are for mental health practitioners and teachers and is approved by application only.
No, you can complete the workshops over consecutive years.
Play Therapy Australia also offers mentoring and consultancy sessions. If you would like support to find the pathway that is right for you, please email firstname.lastname@example.org to receive information about the fees and to book an appointment. Sessions are offered in person, by phone and skype. To visit the Consultancy webpage for more information, please click here: Mentoring and Consultancy
We recommend you contact not for profit and government agencies and organisations offering counselling services for children to inquire about opportunities in Play Therapy. Play Therapy Australia is not able to give employment recommendations on a general basis.
There is an Australian government body which assesses overseas qualifications http://www.immi.gov.au/asri/ If you are wanting to apply to join the Play Therapy Australia Child Centered Play Therapy Training Program and have a qualification from another country that you believe meets the entry requirements for the training program, please email email@example.com with any questions you have.