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.

Join Us At Our Next Monthly Meeting/CEU Training:

November 17, 2017 11:30-1:00pm

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Upcoming ASTA meetings: 

  • November 17, 2017 - "Finding Healing and Connection for Families and Children in the Sand using Sandtray and Play Therapy" presented by: Christie Mena, M.A., NCC., LPC-Intern​
  • October 20, 2017 - "Culture in the Tray: A Look Through the Lens of Sandtray Play Therapy" presented by: Casey Davids, LPC​


2017 Sandtray Conference: 

​It was great!




Austin SandTray Association (ASTA) Meeting

Friday, November 17, 2017



Austin Public Library
Twin Oaks Branch
1800 S. 5th Street
Austin, TX 78704 



11:30am - 12:00pm ~ Membership Meeting


12:00pm - 1:00pm  ~ CEU (1 hr)



"Finding Healing and Connection for Families and Children in the Sand using Sandtray and Play Therapy"
Presented by: Christie Mena, M.A., NCC., LPC-Intern




Learning Objectives:

  • Review of child’s sandtray and the child’s interpretation vs. your own; how do you see culture in the tray.


  • 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 Raquel.Sadler@gmail.com. Please remember to include the words "Play Therapy" in your presentation title in order to meet APT requirements.





Raquel Sadler

Special Education Committee Chair