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Welcome to GSU Play Therapy Training Institute!

The Play Therapy Training Institute at Georgia State University strives to offer quality play therapy training through continuing education to professionals in the play therapy community. We also encourage networking, research and resources to those in this field. Our goal is to enrich and challenge each participant’s knowledge, skills and practice in the field of play therapy.


News & Announcements

 JoAnna White Play Therapy Scholarship!

The Counseling and Psychological Services Department is pleased to announce Ashley Tolleson as the winner of the JoAnna White Play Therapy Scholarship. The purpose of this annual award is to provide financial support for graduate students (masters and Ph.D. level) in CPS who are dedicated to the study and clinical practice of play therapy. Dr. White served as Department Chair from 1999-2011 and is internationally recognized for her research and leadership in the field of play therapy. She was recently quoted in a story about helping grieving children in the Albany Herald.


For More Information Contact Us

Dr. Tiffany McNary, Director
Phone: 404-413-8011 Fax: 404-413-8013

Katie Lowry, Department Business Manager
Phone: 404-413-8012 Fax: 404-413-8013