Sand Tray Workshops

Creativity is like freedom. Once you taste it, you cannot live without it. It is a transformative force, enhancing self-esteem and empowerment.
— Natalie Rogers

SEAT Program - 2019

Certificate in Sandtray & Expressive Arts Therapy

Earn a certificate in Deep Play Therapy practice infused with sandtray and expressive arts with Deborah Armstrong, Ph.D., LMFT-S, RPT-S, REAT, REACE. This program focuses on integrating Sandtray, Play Therapy, & Expressive Arts Practices within the context of therapy. This program is principally an experiential program that is limited to no more than ten participants. A range of topics will be discussed, accompanied by engaging in Sandtray & Play Therapy, practices that are infused with multimodal/intermodal expressive arts practices.

The Certificate Program will involve 40 hours of live training. Participants will attend two weekend training sessions on Friday evenings (5:30 to 9:30pm) & Saturdays  & Sundays (9am to 5pm).

This course offers 40 hours of CEUs, and all hours may count toward REAT certification.

Call 301-322-6060 or email for registration.

Download the event brochure.

2019 Schedule

Session 1: June 28-30, 2019

  • Early registration: May 15 2019

Session 2: July 19-21, 2019

  • Early registration: May 15, 2019


  • Certificate training fee: $550

  • Graduate student fee: $400

  • Deposit: $50

  • CEU fee: $15