Completion of CCPT 102 fulfills all CCPT 102 educational requirements towards certification.
Attainment of all levels of CCPT Certification as well as CPRT-Level 2 Certification and above require mental health licenses. However, individuals who do not have mental health licenses/are not currently pursuing a mental health licensure are eligible to complete CCPT 101, CPRT 101, and CPRT 102. Additionally, individuals who do not have mental health licenses are eligible to attain certification as a Level 1- Certified CPRT Associate/Parent Educator. Play therapy CE credit is only eligible for mental health professionals or full-time graduate students in a mental health field.
Additionally, you will receive 18 total contact CE hours. For the purpose of Criteria Verification Forms for RPT Credentialing Applications, this training covers:
11 hours of Seminal or Historically Significant Theories, and
7 hours of Skills & Methods.
We are an approved provider for Association of Play Therapy (APT provider 95-004), National Board Certified Counselors (Provider #3016), Texas Licensed Professional Counselor (In accordance to Texas Administrative Code, Title 22, Part 30, Rule 681.142), Texas Licensed Social Worker (provider #6720), and Texas Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist (In accordance to Texas Administrative Code, Title 22, Part 35, Rule 801.264).
Attainment of Play Therapy Instruction Hours
A total of 18 contact hours are provided from attending CCPT 102 via online webinar format. For the purpose of Criteria Verification Forms for RPT Credentialing Applications, please refer to the details above.
For those working on the attainment of instructional hours towards credentialing:
Effective through June 30, 2021, APT Approved Providers may temporarily offer "contact" hours for online continuing education if the training meets all of the conditions set forth by APT. This training will be offered via a synchronous telehealth format with interactive capabilities, meet the two-hour minimum, and will be limited to 40 participants. Therefore, in accordance with Approved Provider Standards, this online CCPT 102 will count as contact hours.
For those already credentialed:
APT is temporarily allowing any registrant with continuing education due between March 15, 2020, and June 30, 2021, to submit all non-contact training hours to fulfill the 18 hours of play therapy continuing education.
For complete details, please refer to APT at www.a4pt.org.