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Amy Williams Long PhD, LPC, RPT-S

Thank you for taking time to visit the Thrive Play Therapy website; you have made an important first step on your journey towards thriving.

Thrive Play Therapy, LLC was established by Dr. Amy Williams Long with the primary purpose of helping children and families thrive.  Each person defines "thriving" differently but a common goal is to navigate your current challenges in order to attain your unique future goals.  The process of counseling and play therapy focuses on moving towards a bright and limitless future . . . towards thriving.


Counseling & Therapy Services
  • Child & Adolescent Counseling
  • Play Therapy
  • Filial Therapy (family play therapy)
  • Sand Tray Therapy
  • Parent Consultation
  • Parent Education & Training
  • Group Therapy
Professional Development
  • Play Therapy Supervision & Consultation
- Individual & Group
  • Counseling Supervision & Consultation
- Individual & Group
  • Play Therapy Continuing Education & Training
- For upcoming trainings visit the Trainings page

Areas of Practice

Children & Adolescents
  • Anxiety

  • Depression

  • Mood stabilization

  • Trauma 

  • Attachment

  • Attention difficulties

  • Behavioral difficulties

  • Anger management

  • Academic achievement

  • Social skills

  • Self-esteem & body image

  • Grief & loss

  • Stress management

  • Coping skills

  • Foster/adoption transitions


  • Foster families

  • Adoption

  • Divorce

  • Family separation

  • Domestic violence

  • Attachment

  • Parent education/parenting skill development


Why play therapy?

Watch this public service announcement produced by the Association for Play Therapy ( to learn more about play therapy.

Contact Thrive Play Therapy, LLC

Located in downtown Monument

Monument, CO 80132

Telephone: 719-301-7505

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