Your vision will become clear only when you can look into your own heart. Who looks outside, dreams; who looks inside, awakes.
-Carl Jung-


International Training in collaboration with Leaves and Lizards Volcano Cabin Retreat:

Introduction to Sand Play Therapy
La Fortuna, Costa Rica
April 23-28, 2018
Only 8 spots left

Cost: $1400 per person double occupancy ($500 additional for single)
Food and lodging for 5 nights
Tuition and materials
Not Included:
Airport transfers
(although we will try to combine trips to/from the airport to save on costs)
Soda & Alcohol
Activity on April 27, 2018

*Extra nights outside of the workshop are offered at a discounted rate of $190/night/cabin/double plus 13% tax (normally it is $230/night plus tax). We will beginning this training the morning of the April 24th so, if you are not already in Costa Rica, it is strongly recommended that you arrive at Leaves and Lizards at least one day before (the 23rd). The cost of the night of 23rd is included in your package rate.

** Leaves and Lizards is one of Costa Rica’s highest rated resorts on Trip Advisor and winner of the 2017 Traveler’s Choice Award for Families.  For those of you who would like to bring family/friends with you the cost is an additional $1200 per person to share a cabin with a paid participant.  The $1200 fee will cover lodging for 5 nights, all on-site meals, free activities on the resort (new infinity pool, morning barn chores, guided walks on property), one day zip-lining, one day with nature guide, one day ride to waterfall on horse.  The cost does not include tuition for workshop, yoga, airfare, ground transportation, soda, alcohol and additional excursions and/or horse activities on April 27th.
For detailed information about Leaves and Lizards and to register please click here. For reviews about the resort on Trip Advisor please click here.
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Cancellation Policy

Cancellations greater than 30 days before dates of stay will receive a refund less a 20% processing fee. Cancellations 30 days or less will not receive a refund. A deposit is required to secure your place. Payment in full is required 30 days before the event. Travel insurance is required to attend all workshops. Travel insurance should cover changes in plans and emergency medical care and evacuation.


Continuing Education Credits

For those interested in receiving Continuing Education Credits, 18 CE’s will be awarded for this training in Costa Rica by NBCC (ACEP #6253) and APT (Provider # 06-175).

*** This course, Introduction to Sand Play Therapy,  Approval #160108-1025, provided by Lighthouse Counseling & Sand Play Training Center, LLC, is approved for continuing education by the New Jersey Social Work Continuing Education Approval Collaborative, which is administered by NASW-NJ.  CE Approval Collaborative Approval Period: August 26, 2016 through August 31, 2018.

Social workers will receive eighteen (18) clinical continuing education hours for participating in this course.***