HOW TO BECOME A CERTIFIED SANDTRAY THERAPIST IN WASHINGTON
Texas SandTray Association offers Washington state clinicians the opportunity to be certified in Sandtray Therapy. If you have any questions, please email Raquel Sadler, LMHC, CCST-T at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Clinical Certification in Sandtray Therapy (CCST)
Completion of levels 1-4
Current and good standing state mental health licensure
10 individual trays with notes
2 case consultations with qualified consultant (therapist who has completed levels 1-4)
HOW TO APPLY FOR CERTIFICATION (CCST)
There are two options for submitting your application:
Click the Google Form link below to submit your application OR Download the CCST Application Packet below to document your 10 sandtrays and 2 consultation forms and to sign the attestation form.
*Please access the website through a desktop when applying for certification and making a payment. Mobile access is not available.
Initial Certification Fees (CCST)
$125.00 - Member
$225.00 - Non-Member
HOW TO RENEW YOUR CERTIFICATION (EVERY 2 YEARS)
Click the Google Form link below to re-attest and submit your 12 sandtray CEs (required for re-certification). Pay your renewal fee below.
Re-certification Every 2 Years
How do I find trainings in sandtray Levels 1-4?
Our approved trainers are invited to advertise their courses on our trainings page here. We also keep a current list of our approved trainers here, and you may contact them directly to inquire about any trainings they may be offering.
How many CEU’s are required for re-certification?
Our requirement for sandtray CEU’s is now 12 hours for every 2 years. Remember that you can have CE’s from ANY sandtray trainings. These can be online, as well.
Can I apply for CCST-T without being a CCST first?
No, TSTA requires that individuals be certified as clinical sandtray therapists (CCST) for one year before applying to be CCST Trainers. You can view the other criteria for applying to be a CCST-T here.