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Richard GaskillChair, Nomintations Committee
Dee RayChair, Research Committee
Deborah CampbellChair, Leadership Academy Committee


The Association for Play Therapy (APT) is a national professional society established in 1982 to foster contact among mental health professionals interested in exploring and, when developmentally appropriate, applying the therapeutic power of play to communicate with and treat clients, particularly children.

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