The Center for Play Therapy is proud to offer non-contact Continuing Education hours. This opportunity will enable mental health professionals to enhance play therapy knowledge. In addition, this program can assist individuals with acquiring a maximum of 50 of the 150 training hours needed to fulfill credentialing requirements for Registered Play Therapist (RPT) through the Association for Play Therapy. CE hours can be earned by viewing professional training videos, reading educational books, or a combination of both. Purchase of materials and course fees are required before access to the exam. After successful completion of a multiple-choice exam, the certification of completion will be available for printing.
The Center for Play Therapy is approved by the following organizations/boards and the contact hours can be applied towards licensure, certification, and registered credentials for:
- APT Approved Provider 95-004
- Texas State Board of Licensed Professional Counselor: Provider #2283
- Texas State Board of Social Workers: Provider #6720
- Texas State Board of Marriage & Family Therapists: Provider #828
- National Board of Certified Counselors: Provider #3016
The University of North Texas has been approved by NBCC as an Approved Continuing Education Provider, ACEP No. 3016. Programs that do not qualify for NBCC credit are clearly identified. The University of North Texas is solely responsible for all aspects of the programs.
Instructions for accessing our online CE Exams
First time users click "click here" in the green box at the bottom of the screen.
Click on "Online CE Exams." This will direct you to the page that shows the access to the EXAM ONLY for the online CE program. After completing the exam with at least an 80% pass rate, a certificate documenting the CE hours will be available for you to print from your computer.
Select the online CE exam that you would like to purchase. You may single click on the product icon to find out more information for each online CE exam. NOTE: If you need to purchase the book or video, this can be purchased separately under the PRODUCTS link.
Add to your shopping cart the online CE exam of your choice.
Click on "Checkout" when you are ready to complete purchase of the online CE exam.
If you have purchased materials before through CPT you can use your email and password previously used to continue the checkout process. If you have NOT purchased materials with CPT before then click "Register to Checkout."
Proceed with checkout procedures.
After payment is processed, you may take the exam. Return to the webpage of Continuing Education Web Exams and click on “click here” in the green box for returning users at the bottom of the screen.
Click on the appropriate exam.
After achieving AT LEAST 80% CORRECT on the exam, click to download the CE completion certificate to print.