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Play therapy uses play to communicate with and help children. Play therapy is useful for children because they naturally express themselves for play, and because they may not be able to express themselves verbally (using their words) as would be required for other types of therapy such as "talk therapies." Play therapy can be delivered by any mental health professional that has received sufficient training in it.

 

In Canada, it is preferable (though not always possible) to have a professional who has official training approved by the Canadian Association for Child and Play Therapy.

The Canadian Association for Child and Play Therapy (CAPT) is a professional association that provides training and practice standards for for child and play ... more
24 Hayes Avenue, Guelph, ON, N1E 5V5 Map
1-519-827-1506
All ages
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Private Practice Professionals and Commercial Businesses

Julie Clarke Counselling and Psychotherapy
65 Mill Street, Almonte, ON, K0A 1A0 Map
613-229-3090
5 years and up
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Changing Steps Counselling, Training and Consulting
71 Woodward Ave, Brampton, ON, L6V 1K5 Map
647-772-7837
All ages
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Monika Green Counselling and Psychotherapy Services
240 Kennevale Dr, Ottawa, ON, K2J 6B6 Map
613-809-9832
3 years and up
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