Skip to content

Heal the Healer Sandtray Retreat & Training

Heal the Healer: Sandtray Retreat & Training

Feeling tired? Stuck? Burned out?

HSI offers a “Heal the Healer” Sandtray Retreat & Training to reinvigorate the whole person in mind, body, and spirit using holistic strategies such as Sandtray Therapy, Massage Therapy, and spiritual experiences.

Participants engage in Integrative Sandtray Therapy, neurobiologically-Informed trauma techniques, and creative mind-body-spirit therapies.

Come enjoy this personal retreat and professional development training in south Louisiana and get all 4 levels of training towards being an Internationally Credentialed Sandtray Therapist (ICST)!

You will get... 2 weeks:

Personal Retreats in a calm, sacred space

  • Massage Therapy each week!
  • Tai Chi Easy™ classes at each Retreat!
  • Mindfulness Meditations & spiritual practices during each Retreat!
  • Integrative Therapies healing mind-body-spirit!

Professional Development Training

  • Featuring all 4 levels of training towards being an Internationally Credentialed Sandtray Therapist (ICST)!!
  • 15 weeks of online Sandtray Therapy consultations during the year!
  • Advanced Sandtray Therapy including techniques and directives for specialized populations (children, teens, adults, families, grief, anxiety, trauma)!
  • Neurobiologically-Informed Trauma Therapy with evidence-based practices!!


  • 2 Community meals & activities each week with your Sandtray Tribe & Trainers!
  • Beautiful Wooden Sand Tray, painted blue on the inside, great for all ages!!
  • Amazing sand from Jurassic Sands, dust free, chemical free, dye free, asthma & allergy friendly!!
  • And customized gifts just for you each week... including miniatures & gifts!!

Become an Internationally Credentialed Sandtray Therapist (ICST)

Levels 1-4

This retreat training includes all 4 levels of training towards being an Internationally Credentialed Sandtray Therapist (ICST)!

You will have the opportunity to complete all Levels 1-4 from an Approved IAST Provider.

Earn 50 CEs!!

The specific levels are listed below:

Level 1: Introduction to Sandtray Play Therapy (in-person 13 CEs)

Level 2: The Neuroscience of Sandtray Play Therapy (in-person 12 CEs)

Level 3: Advanced Case Consultation and Personal Work in Sandtray Play Therapy (in-person 13 CEs)

Level 4: Advanced sandtray therapy course taught by IAST Approved Provider (in-person 12 CEs) with Integrative Therapies healing mind-body-spirit

Online Case Consultation

Completion of 15 online case consultation hours by an approved ICST provider. (15 hours)

Elective Hours Training

In addition to the 50 hours of in-person CE’s and 15 case consultation hours, applicants must also complete at least 10 hours of ‘electives,’ which are provided within the ICST online training portal.

Completion of the elective hours may also be obtained at the annual Sandtray Therapy Summit.


  • Tai Chi Easy classes
  • Massage Therapy sessions
  • Personal mind-body-spirit Retreat
  • Safe Sacred Space
  • Professional Development Training
  • Neurobiologically-Informed Trauma Therapy

This wellness retreat will equip mental health professionals to heal personally in mind-body-spirit.  As therapists, we give so much and find ourselves drained and burned out.  Come away to rejuvenate and find a way to do therapy that is life-giving.  The Heal the Healer Retreat offers hand-crafted experiences for participants to holistically heal & become specialized therapists.

Save 30% off (limited time)

This retreat training includes unique mind-body-spirit benefits, because it is a personal retreat and a professional development training combined!!

You get both at one location!

Save time!

  • Travel only 2 times a year!
  • 2 weeks of training with evidence-based practices and holistic retreat experiences!!

Save Money!

  • Each of these benefits would cost $6625 separately!  This retreat training saves over $2425!
  • VALUE @ $6625
    SAVINGS of $2425
  • Less travel also saves you travel expenses, more money saved.

Worth It!

  • Worth the Investment all around!!
  • Come Away to Rest, Restore, and Rejuvenate!
  • Life-changing opportunities!!

Limited Spots! 

Register NOW!!

Come away...

to rest, restore, and rejuvenate!

  • Surround yourself with community of Sandtray Therapists!
  • Invest in whole healing and restoration.
  • Get your advanced training in Sandtray Therapy.

Limited Spots! 

Register NOW!!

Get on the WAITLIST!

Only 7 spots are available for 2022 cohort!!

VALUE @ $6625
SAVINGS of $2425

Want to come in 2022 and future?

No problem, get on the waitlist and be the first to hear about details and registration for FUTURE TRAININGS!!


Get on the WAITLIST!

Register for the Retreat

Fill out the form below to register for the Heal the Healer” Sandtray Retreat & Training!


Heal the Healer” Sandtray Retreat & Training is a hybrid program, with in-person and online training

One-time payment $3800
10 Monthly payments $420/mo.
15 Monthly payments $280/mo.
VALUE @ $6625
SAVINGS of $2425

Sign up now to get on the Waitlist!

Dates for Training

Training includes hybrid: in-person and online.

Here's how it works...

Week 1: June 6-10, 2022
(meet in person for levels 1 & 2)

Consultations: In between each SUMMER training.

You’ll get a YEAR of SUPPORT
with 20 online Case Consultations!!
(in small groups over 11 months)

Week 2: June 5-9, 2023
(meet in person for levels 3 & 4)

One year of training! 
One year to pay!

Summer credentialed trainings!

HSI is following recommended guidelines by the CDC.

Location:   Lafayette, Louisiana

Price includes:

  • Advanced Sandtray Therapy training
  • Therapeutic Massages
  • Tai Chi Easy™
  • Holistic Healing Experiences in Mind-Body-Spirit
  • Plus hand-crafted sand tray & custom miniatures

Only 7 spots are available for 2022 cohort!!  

Registration Form

Complete this form and click the Register button!

  • You will be redirected to the appropriate payment option after you've finished the registration process.
  • Create an account

    Choose a username and password. Remember to use a strong password with letters, numbers and special characters (!,-;*).
  • Strength indicator
  • Just a few more questions

  • I love to send Secret Sandtray Surprises in the mail, feel free to share your mailing address.
  • YEAH!! Almost done… click Register! Then proceed to payment, woohoo!!
  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.
Scroll To Top