2023 TxAPT Conference

April 14th-16th, 2023

Embassy Suites by Hilton San Antonio Landmark, 5615 Landmark Pkwy, San Antonio, TX 78249

Registration is now CLOSED!

Friday & Saturday are FULL. Onsite Registration for Sunday ONLY!

Conference Agenda, Session Descriptions, and Learning Objectives

Conference Agenda & Hotel Layout

This program is co-sponsored the Texas Association for Play Therapy and The Institute for Continuing EducationCLICK HERE for more CE information.


KEYNOTE SPEAKER: Yolanda Fountain Hardy, Ph.D., LPC, RPT-S™, ACS, NCC

Celebration and Play in the Sandtray: Cultivating Cultural Humility in the Sand

Materials Needed: Sandtray and sand (or reasonable substitute) AND sandtray figures/symbols (representative of cultural identities, cultural diversity, biases, culturally charged/challenged, decorative/celebratory).




Creative Strategies for Evaluating Play Therapy Competencies with the Relationship in Mind




ETHICS KEYNOTES: Christina Watts-Figueroa, MA, LMFT, LPC, RPT-S™ & Sunkyung Chung, Ph.D., LPC-S, NCC, RPT-S™

The Ethical Practice of Cultural Humility with Asian American and Pacific Islander Clients within Play Therapy



The Embassy Suites by Hilton, San Antonio Landmark

Don’t Miss Out! Reserve your hotel today. You can do so by calling 1-877-840-8236 and mentioning group code TAP or click on this link: https://www.hilton.com/en/attend-my-event/satsaes-tap-fa5daa15-01d7-40d4-80d6-39acfa356a1c/

Please keep in mind these THREE important details about the hotel reservation:

The cut-off date is 03/13/2023, after this date rooms are based upon availability.

If a guest’s reservation is cancelled within 72 hours of the arrival date or the guest is a no showa one night room and tax will be charged towards the credit card.

If a guest checks out prior to the guest’s reserved checkout date, the Hotel will add an early checkout fee to that guest’s individual account, currently $100.


Home 2 Suites by Hilton

ATTENTION: Due to The Embassy Suites by Hilton San Antonio Landmark filling up, TxAPT has secured an additional 15 rooms at a nearby Hilton, Home 2 Suites by Hilton. Rooms are on a first come, first serve basis and only available till 03/13/2023. Please click this link to secure your room: https://group.home2suites.com/r8mu1b

Come visit and stay and play in beautiful San Antonio!