Animal Assisted Play Therapy Book

Posted by on Nov 20, 2017

Animal Assisted Play Therapy® (AAPT) adds the elements of playfulness, humor, and lightness to the therapeutic process, and can be helpful for clients of all ages. It focuses heavily on relationships: how the relationship between therapist and animal must be developed in positive, mutually respectful ways in which the animals have a voice and choice whenever possible. Get yours today!

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About This Site!

Posted by on May 3, 2014

Please visit our About section to learn more about AAPT and the IIAAPT and its cofounders, Dr. Risë VanFleet and Tracie Faa-Thompson (drop down menu from About). Enjoy the photos from some of our prior trainings, and find information about certification. Training information will be updated here soon, but you will find current information about our live training programs ( and our online courses ( by going to the gateway site,  

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