THANK YOU to each of you for helping support our Certification students during the retreats.  Each of you plays a key role in supporting our students on their journey.  Whether you are a Home Group Leader or attending to help out during the presentations, below you will find all of the information you need to navigate your role.  Thank you again- We could not make this happen without the help of you- our experienced SPTers!

Note: ALL Home Group Leaders and Facilitators who are helping with retreats and/or the presentation support will ALWAYS be required to “register” for the retreat. You will receive your zoom registration link via email within 2 weeks before the start of your retreat. Please email info@synergeticplaytherapy.com if you haven’t received this, so that we can get you the registration information ASAP.

Please continue to scroll down below to find the relevant retreat dates if you are a Home Group Leader, or a Presentation Support Facilitator for the 3.5 and/or the 4.5 day retreat.


FOR HOME GROUP LEADERS:  (Please sign on 15 minutes early each day to meet with the team)

3.5 Day Online Retreat Dates/Times: 

Australia/Asia Home Groups:

  • August 16 – August 19, 2022, 8:00am – 3:15pm Australian Eastern Standard Time (AEST)

North America Home Groups:

  • August 29 – September 1, 2022, 9:00am – 4:15pm Mountain Daylight Time (MDT) 

4.5 Day Online Retreat Dates/Times: 

North America Home Groups:

  • January 16 – 20, 2023, 9:00am – 4:30pm Mountain Standard Time (MST)

Australia/Asia Home Groups:

  • January 31 – February 4, 2023, 9:00am – 4:30 pm Australian Eastern Daylight Time (AEDT) 

**Times are subject to slight change due to adjusting retreat teaching that day.


FOR CAREGIVER PRACTICE SESSIONS – 3.5 DAY RETREAT (Please sign on 15 minutes early each day to meet with the team)

3.5 Day Retreat Date/Times:

Australian / Asia Retreat Caregiver Practice Sessions Day:

  • August 16th if supporting from North America, 8:00 pm – 11:45 pm MDT
  • August 17th, 2022 if supporting from Australia, 12:00 pm – 3:45 pm AEST

North American Caregiver Practice Sessions Day: 

  • August 30th, 2022, 1:00 pm -4:30 pm MDT

**Times are subject to slight change due to adjusting retreat teaching that day


FOR “MAKE SPT YOUR OWN” PRESENTATIONS – 4.5 DAY RETREAT (Please sign on 15 minutes early each day to meet with the team)

4.5 Day Retreat Date/Times: 

North American Make SPT Your Own Presentation Day: 
  • January 17th – North American Facilitators, 1:00 pm -4:30 pm MST
Australian / Asia Retreat Make SPT Your Own Presentation Day:
  • January 31st – North America Facilitators, 7:00 pm -10:30 pm MST
  • February 1st – Australian Facilitators, 1:00 pm -4:30 pm AEST
**Times are subject to slight change due to adjusting retreat teaching that day.

Please click through the lessons below to find your home group instructions and/or your retreat facilitator guide and instructions on what to expect during the presentation support process, how to best support your group, as well as the information that your students were given to help them prepare.