Summer Institute 2019 will be held June 17th - 22nd in Denton, Texas! 

Registration opens 2/4/19!

Register for all 6 conference days for only $600! ($240 savings!)

36 CEUs in one week!


The Center for Play Therapy will host vibrant speakers from across the country to discuss topics inlcuding:

  • Interpersonal Trauma and Play Therapy

  • Attachment Based Play Therapy

  • Play Therapy with High Conflict Divorce

  • Change Process and Therapeutic Powers of Play

  • Play Therapy with Preadolescents

  • Advanced Topics in Play Therapy

We sincerely hope that you can join us! 

In 1973, the Center for Play Therapy at UNT began hosting the annual play therapy conference with nationally-recognized authorities in play therapy. The 6-day CPT Summer Institute continues to attract hundreds of practitioners and educators from around the globe every year for this unique, grounded play therapy training experience. Daily workshops are facilitated by leaders in the field of play therapy and include both didactic and experiential learning components. Come join a community of play therapists in this exciting, hands on, experiential learning setting, specifically focused on becoming more grounded, knowledgeable, and facilitative play therapists!