PlayDrMom explains ways to use playdough in Play Therapy. Play dough with children can be extremely effective because children can heal just by creating with their hands. They do not even need to talk or go over their story.
One-on-one time with an adult in a room filled with toys and very little restrictions? What kid would want to leave!! Ending a play therapy session can be a bit tricky at times, but I have found that consistency and ritual can make it much easier. I always give the child a five minute warning before the end […]
This self respect lesson includes activities and printables. It can be used by teachers or guidance counselors in whole group or small group settings. I use it for a girls' group. It works well with character education programs. Includes 22 page interactive Powerpoint Presentation 22 page printable PDF file of the Presentation 3 Wall Posters Mirror Mirror Activity and Worksheet ME Activity and Worksheet Partner Role Play - Body Language Activity and Worksheet
This is a fun craft activity to do with a anxious or scared child in the hospital. The child life specialist can work on the pet worry monster with the child to place in their room to help cope with hospitalization and promote the child's resiliency.