The 3rd Annual Sandtray Summit is happening on November 6th and 7th, 2021!

Upcoming Trainings

Below are the Upcoming Trainings for those wishing to become an ICST. Please contact the individual Provider for further questions or enrollment.

Caribbean Sandtray Institute with Nidhi Kirpalani,
M.Sc., M.Sc. ICST-P



Trainings in each country include:

  • 50 hours of in person training
  • 15 hours of online training
  • 2 Sandtray Therapy Books
  • Wooden Sandtray
  • Personalized items
  • And much more!!!

Want to host a training in your hometown? Email:

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Expressive Sandtray with Sandra Henderson


This advanced Sandtray Training will be Co-Facilitated by Sandi Henderson, LCPC, ICST-P of Expressive Sandtray -and- Melissa Hueste, LPC, ICST-P of H2 Institute Includes:

  • 4 levels of in-person
  • Advanced Sandtray and Trauma Recovery Sandtray Training
  • 15 hours of online case consultations
  • Sandtray & Sand
  • Minis to add to your growing collection
  • and more!

For registration information contact


Expressive Sandtray, Plainfield, Illinois
(Located in the Southwest Suburbs of Chicago, Illinois)

Southern Sandtray Institute with Amy Flaherty, LPE-I, RPT, ICST-P

SOLD OUT FOR 2021!!!

Cohort 1:

          May 12-16, 2021 (Levels 1 & 2)
               November 10-14, 2021 (Levels 3 & 4)

Cohort 2:
June 9-13, 2021 (Levels 1 and 2)
December 1-6, 2021 (Levels 3 and 4)


Registration for the 12 spots will begin January 24, 2021 – go here to nab your spot on the waitlist.

*Training cost will include lodging, 2 meals, all materials, sand, wooden sandtray, 15 hours of online case consultation, as well as lots of extras. Please click here to check out the details of the training.

Location: 2605 Southwest Square
Jonesboro, AR 72401

Holistic Sandtray Institute with Beth Moore, LPC, RPT, ICST-P


Get on the waitlist now, spots limited, email:

This sandtray training & wellness retreat will be facilitated by mind-body-spirit Wellness experts:

  • Advanced Sandtray Therapy
  • Trauma Recovery Training
  • Therapeutic Massage
  • Tai Chi Easy sessions
  • Community meals, hand crafted wooden sandtray, phenomenally soft sand, custom made miniatures, 15 hours of online case consultation, and so much more.

Location: 119 Caillouet Place, Lafayette, Louisiana 70503

Playful Connections Sandtray Institute

with Bianca LPC, RPT, ICST-P

Cohort 1:

Week 1: Feb 26, 2020 – Mar 1, 2020 (Levels 1 & 2)
Week 2: Aug 26, 2020-Aug 30, 2020 (Levels 3 & 4)
~Registration will open December 2, 2019

Cohort 2:

Week 1: July 22, 2020 – July 26, 2020 (Levels 1 & 2)
Week 2: Jan. 20, 2021 – Jan. 24, 2021 (Levels 3 & 4)
~Registration will open February 3, 2020


Playful Connections Sandtray Institute will offer two cohorts in 2020 that meet the standards for the ICST credential offered by IAST.

Each cohort will include 4 levels of training, 15 hours of online case consultation with cohort and IAST-P Bianca Kisselburg, your very own wooden sandtray, sand, and more!

Only 14 spots will be available for each cohort. Make sure to sign up for the newsletter at to know when registration is open and grab your spot!

Location: Southwest Arkansas Counseling and Mental Health Center, 2904 Arkansas Blvd, Texarkana, AR 71854