Play Therapy Institute of New Mexico

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Child Counseling Center & Play Therapy Institute of New Mexico is a nonprofit located in Santa Fe, New Mexico. We serve children and their families through child-centered play therapy. We provide training for professionals in mental health who want to learn more about utilizing play therapy in their practice. Please refer to our Terms if you have questions or need to contact us, you can navigate to bottom right of page or here

A place for you to learn skills to support children and their families.

  • Play Therapy

    Explore this developmentally appropriate, Evidence-Based Practice. Work towards RPT (Registered Play Therapist ™) credential.

  • Online Training

    Personal and professional development. CE training for an accessible audience.

  • Professional Development

    Earn professional development CEs and receive certification. Our workshops are for counselors, social workers, students and others interested in play therapy and the mental health field.

20 Therapeutic Powers of Play

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The New Mexico Regulations and Licensing Department, Boards and Commissions, Board of Social Work Examiners accepts approved counseling and therapy practice CEs for license requirements. Please always check with your professional licensing board for current rules and regulations. To all participants: If you were dissatisfied with the workshop, please contact the NM Counseling and Therapy Practice Board immediately. Please find our cancellation, refund and grievance policy under the terms tab at the bottom of this page. *It is your responsibility to track your hours and CEs if you are working on your RPT (Registered Play Therapist ™) credential. Please visit for more information.

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All of our courses take place in Mountain Time (MT)as the Play Therapy Institute of NM is located in New Mexico.