Mental illness is often thought of only as an adult concern. But about half of mental illnesses begin to reveal themselves in childhood. What is the state of children’s mental health and how is it different from that of adults?
Cognitive behavioral interventions for children with ASD need to be visual, engaging and fine-tuned to the particular needs of kids on the spectrum. Here are eight activities for mental health professionals, teachers and SLP's. Tags: autism, asperger's, social skills games, cognitive behavioral therapy. This was pinned by pinterest.com/joelshaul/ Follow all our boards.
Anger Management Group Activities for Kids: Mental Health Groups for Children
Free downloadable Word Search on Impulse Control! Improve focus and attention through this word search while teaching kids how to increase impulse control. Great extra practice (could use as a therapy homework assignment) for kids who have ADHD or ODD. It's also great extra practice for any child to help with improving impulse control.