Upcoming ASTA meetings: ​​

  • June 15, 2018- "Autism Spectrum Disorder and Play Therapy: A Case Study from a Jungian Sandplay Therapy Perspective" presented by: Brian Kennedy LPC-S

2018 Spring Workshop is on April 27, 2018 at Sage Wellness and Recovery

Join Us At Our Next  Meeting/CEU Training:

October 19, 2018 9:00am-12:00pm at the Twin Oaks Branch, Austin Public Library, 1800 S. 5th Austin, TX 78704

Austin Sandtray Assocation is approved by the Association for Play Therapy to offer continuing education specific to play therapy. APT Provider #15-405. ASTA maintains responsibility for the program.

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​​Austin SandTray Association (ASTA) Meeting

Friday, October 19, 2018 

 Exploring Gender and Sexuality through

Sandtray and Play Therapy

Presented by: Ryan Dillon, LPC, CPDPE, NCC, MEd

The Twin Oaks Branch, Austin Public Library,

1800 S. 5th Austin, TX 78704


9:00PM - 12:00PM  Training (3 CEU)

12:00PM-1:00PM Business Meeting


1. Learn basic terminology concerning sexuality and gender
2. Discuss how gender and sexuality develop in human throughout the life span
3. Process how clients may process their identities in the sand and through other expressive forms

  • CEUs are available to non-members for $10, or attend for free if you are not seeking CEUs.
  • All ASTA meetings are held on the third Friday of every month.

Would you like to present at our ASTA meeting? Please send all Presentation Proposal Forms and any topic suggestions to Raquel Sadler at RaquelSadlerCounseling@gmail.com. Please remember to include the words "Play Therapy" in your presentation title in order to meet APT requirements.

Raquel Sadler

Education Chair