Play Therapy: Techniques

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The Gratitude Game: Pick-Up Sticks

Want to help your kids learn about gratitude? Play the gratitude game with them. It's a fun game that the whole family will enjoy!

Jen Taylor Play Therapy

Jen Taylor, LCSW, RPT-S is a play therapy educator, supervisor and private practice consultant for therapists around the world. She is located in Honolulu, HI and provides play therapy services to children and families and couples counseling to families located on Oahu.

All of us have strengths that get us through difficult times, but we sometimes have trouble recognizing that they are there or remembering to draw on them. As therapists, we often spend time helping our clients to identify these strengths or build up their coping strategies. We want them to know that they can successfully …

Tree of Strength Art Directive - Creativity in Therapy

All of us have strengths that get us through difficult times, but we sometimes have trouble recognizing that they are there or remembering to draw on them. As therapists, we often spend time helping our clients to identify these strengths or build up their coping strategies. We want them to know that they can successfully …

Iceberg activity - about "living above the water line" and being comfortable in your own skin. Great for Middle School

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Iceberg activity - about "living above the water line" and being comfortable in your own skin. Great for Middle School

Use multi-colored candy to get to know your students, or get them talking about any topics!

5 Creative School Counseling Activities Using Candy - Confident Counselors

Use multi-colored candy to get to know your students, or get them talking about any topics!

Make a coping strategies wheel with skills to help manage emotions. Kids make their own individualized wheels for activities like positive thinking, breathing, listening to music, yoga, and more. Great activity for counseling or small groups.

Make a coping strategies wheel with skills to help manage emotions. Kids make their own individualized wheels for activities like positive thinking, breathing, listening to music, yoga, and more. Great activity for counseling or small groups.

Make a coping strategies wheel with skills to help manage emotions. Kids make their own individualized wheels for activities like positive thinking, breathing, listening to music, yoga, and more. Great activity for counseling or small groups. by shesawildflower on Indulgy.com

Therapeutic dream catchers! Steps: 1) draw/pattern of dream catcher 2) decorate dream catcher 3) have the child write out negative emotions, triggers, or experiences. 4) trap the negative thoughts/triggers/emotions 5)have the child circle the dream catcher with strengths, positive traits, activities, and other things/people the client loves.

Therapeutic dream catchers! Steps: 1) draw/pattern of dream catcher 2) decorate dream catcher 3) have the child write out negative emotions, triggers, or experiences. 4) trap the negative thoughts/triggers/emotions 5)have the child circle the dream catcher with strengths, positive traits, activities, and other things/people the client loves.

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15 Smart Ideas to Help Kids Calm Down and Manage Anger and Anxiety - Perfection Pending

These 15 ideas to help kids calm down, manage anger, and soothe anxiety are exactly what we need in this chaotic world we live in.

20 Art Therapy Activities You Can Try At Home To Destress

20 Art Therapy Activities You Can Try At Home To Destress

"Art washes away from the soul the dust of everyday life." - Pablo Picasso Art therapy is a broad term used to refer to the practice of creating as a

Description: The bowl represents us as an individual, we are vessels that hold many things. But sometimes we break and need to be put back together. Our brokenness changes us, makes us who we are. And so the painting on the outside of the bowl represents who we are on the outside, and the words on the inside of…

The Broken Bowl Project

Description: The bowl represents us as an individual, we are vessels that hold many things. But sometimes we break and need to be put back together. Our brokenness changes us, makes us who we are. …

Free art therapy counseling group activity worksheet

Free art therapy counseling group activity worksheet

Free Art Therapy Counseling Group Activity Worksheet | Get it only at Creative Counseling 101.com

Free Worksheets Activities for Emotional Mental Health Skills! Great activities for teaching kids coping skills and social skills. This activity is great for teaching impulse control and rewards and consequences to young children and children diagnosed with ADHD, ODD, and other Behavior Disorders.

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Free Worksheets Activities for Emotional Mental Health Skills! Great activities for teaching kids coping skills and social skills. This activity is great for teaching impulse control and rewards and consequences to young children and children diagnosed with ADHD, ODD, and other Behavior Disorders.