Workshops & Training
Florida Sandplay Therapy Association
Please join us to study Sandplay Therapy in Florida

Our workshops provide continued learning for therapists. You are welcome to join fellow students, meeting for education and consultation with certified teachers of the Sandplay Therapists of America. We gather one Saturday per month for five (5) hours of STA credit toward STA requirements. Topics include Jungian Theory, Sandplay Therapy Fundamentals and Adult/Child cases


The Florida Sandplay Therapy Association is planning special events for 2018 - 2019:

Florida Sandplay Therapy Association 2018
invites you to a 
Sandplay Therapy Webinar:
The Essentials and Advanced 
Skills of Sandplay
taught by
Trudy Rankin, EdD, LMHC, CST-T

September 15, 2018, Saturday 3 - 5 p.m.

Cost for the 2-hour Webinar: $45

Take advantage of this collective learning environment with others interested in Sandplay Therapy. Through teaching and study of a case, we will emphasize Symbol Formation of the Psyche, Jungian Theory, and creating the Temenos/sacred space, between the Witness and the Sandplayer. Trudy will allow time for questions and answers. Workshop credits will be available for Sandplay Therapists of America certification, upon request.

To REGISTER: Mail check payable to Trudy Rankin and your Skype address by September 1st to: Trudy Rankin, 2659 Handley Blvd., Lakeland, FL 33803.

For more information contact Trudy at

 Please register with Trudy as soon as possible to hold your spot!!  

Cancellation Policy for all workshops & webinars: A 10% processing fee will be deducted from your refund if notice is received by September 1st. After that date, the refund will be 50% of the fee. If you do not notify us by the date of the event, you will not receive a refund or credit.  

* * And please save the date for the following workshop * * 

Sandplay Intensive Winter Retreat

Sandplay Retreat for personal growth, learning and connection.  
Study with our Florida Sandplay Therapy community of therapists. 

January 12 and 13, 2019, Friday 7 p.m. - 9 p.m. and Saturday 9:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Location: Trudy Rankin’s home
Cost:Early bird by Dec 10th: Professional Fee - $130.00; Interns - $105.00 
After Dec 10th: Professional Fee - $150.00; Interns - $125.00 
STA Credits included.


Read our Teacher Interviews for past STI modules:
Lucia Chambers
​​Trudy Rankin
Rie Rogers Mitchell
Audrey Punnett
Patricia Dunn-Fierstein
Joe Meyer
Donna Johnson
Gita Morena

Sandplay Therapists of America Conferences & Training:
For other upcoming conferences and training offered by the Sandplay Therapists of America, please follow the link to their conference schedule.
Lucia Chambers and Trudy Corry Rankin, teachers of the first  module
Gita Morena, photographing teachers
STI Founding Committee Members and Core Faculty, left to right: Regina Driscoll, Gita Morena, Lucia Chambers, and Patricia Dunn-Fierstein

Fostering growth & healing through symbolic process