3rd Biennial AST International Congress Kruger National Park, South Africa September 16-23, 2018 Family members welcome (age 6+)
Treasures in the Darkness
The theme of our upcoming Congress is titled Treasures in the Darkness, where we will explore and address the darker and frightening aspects of psychic development in the Sandplay process. Please see the website to submit a presentation proposal
Cut-off date for registration and final payment for the third AST International Congress for Sandplay Therapy is 31 May 2018. There are many of you still wanting to register, so we need to hear from you now. As you all know Kruger has a strict policy regarding penalties and confirmation of numbers.
AST News Around the Globe
South Africa - Celia van Wyk Sandplay Training I South Africa 2019: Feb 7-11, 2019 Week 1 Feb 22-26, 2019 Week 2 Contact Celia
UK & Singapore - Eunice Stagg
28th June 2018 - New Singapore training begins 23rd July - Week 3 in the UK Contact Eunice
Wyoming - Rose M. Harriet
May 30, 2018 12:00-1:30. Live webinar: Sandplay: The basics for working with children. APT credit available.
June 30, 2018 Sandplay and Children. Presented by Rose M. Harriet at the Wyoming Play Therapy Association annual conference. APT credit available Contact Rose
Barbara has started some small training groups for more advanced Sandplayers, who are interested in becoming Registered Sandplay Therapist-Consultants, RST-C.
Barbara also offers on-going courses in Sandplay - both read-and-study and video formats. For information
June 18 - 23, 2018 Cochabamba, Bolivia Staff training for A Breeze of Hope Please take a moment to read about this wonderful organization. With the encouragement of AST, Dr. Turner is doing this training at her own expense to inaugurate AST's goal to take Sandplay to the needy.
Grateful thanks to Rose Harriet, Jamie Straessler, Cheryl Stauffer, and Kennedy DuBois for their generous donations of Sandplay figures for the psychological staff at Breeze. They will be well-used.
Barbara Turner & Rose Harriet - Bucharest, Romania -Training Weeks 3 & 4.
Our Romanian friends have graciously invited any US or International therapists hoping to complete their Sandplay II course to join us in Bucharest! For information contact: Dr. Turner
We thank all of you for your continued support of our mission. . . Clarity, Loving Kindness & Humility in Sandplay Therapy
Newsletters are available on the website at: The Association for Sandplay Therapy