NAHPS works in collaboration with Health Play Specialist Education Trust (HPSET), who are responsible for the training, registration and qualifying standards for Health Play Specialists in the UK. The Trusts objectives are:-
- a) Advancement of education with particular reference to the study of developmental and therapeutic play – including psycho-social care in hospital of children, young people and their families.
- b) Promotion of high standards of care through the advancement and improvement of the education and training of Healthcare Play Specialists.
- c) Undertaking of research into the care of children, young people and their families in hospital and the community and the publication of any useful results thereof.
If your enquiry is related to training, qualifications and/or registration, please follow the link to the HPSET website.