The 2018 IAPT Conference will be held Thursday and Friday, September 13th and 14th, with an optional workshop on Wednesday, September 12th. This year’s conference will be held at the Marriott Hotel in Cedar Rapids, Iowa.

Registration for the 24rd Annual IAPT Conference is now open!

Register here

2018 IAPT Conference Brochure

If you would like to register over the phone or by mailing the registration form, call or mail form to:

Center for Conferences
250 Continuing Education Facility
Iowa City, IA 52242
P: 319-335-4141 | F:319-335-4039 |

Registration Fees

APT Member Nonmember Student
Both Days $250 $290 $175
Thursday Only $160 $190 $115
Friday Only $160 $190 $115
Wednesday Workshop


+$80 +$95 N/A

If you have any questions or need assistance with your registration, please contact The UI Center for Conferences at 319-335-4141.

This year’s speaker is Jeff Ashby, PhD, ABPP. He will present Play Therapy with Teens & Tweens:
Individual & Family Interventions and Play Therapy with Angry & Aggressive Clients.

This year’s optional Wednesday Workshop, also presented by Jeff Ashby, PhD, ABPP, is The Ethics of Play Therapy in a Changing World.

A block of rooms has been reserved for conference participants at the Marriott Hotel in Cedar Rapids at a rate of $112 + tax. You must book by August 22rd, 2018 to get the IAPT room discount. You may make your reservation by calling 319-393-6600 and indicating you are attending the Iowa Association for Play Therapy Conference. Check in is 4 PM, with check out at 12 PM. Participants are responsible for obtaining their own lodging.

We hope to see you in September!