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The Story of Tim – How a Therapist’s Own Experience of Shame and Confusion Helped a Boy Recover from Family Violence

The Story of Tim – How a Therapist's Own Experience of Shame and Confusion Helped a Boy Recover from Family Violence This article was written by Daniel Howell, Senior Child and Family [...]

2020-06-16T22:47:25+00:00June 15th, 2020|0 Comments

Overcoming Fatigue in Teletherapy 

Overcoming Fatigue in Teletherapy  By Lisa Dion, LPC, RPT-S From learning how to connect with a child through a computer screen, engaging parents in new ways, and incorporating more directive play than [...]

2020-05-03T22:56:44+00:00May 3rd, 2020|0 Comments

Finding Your Way Through the Chaos: An Educator’s Guide to Navigating the Pandemic – Videos

Finding our Way through the Chaos: An Educator's guide to Navigating the Pandemic Are you an educator or parent that is struggling to support your kids with navigating school online? ... [...]

2020-05-04T00:16:39+00:00May 3rd, 2020|0 Comments

Supporting Children’s Emotional Flooding – Video

Supporting Children's Emotional Flooding Are you noticing that stress is getting to your kids .... Maybe there is an increase in agitation or irritability ... Resistance to do schoolwork or emotionally [...]

2020-05-04T00:15:52+00:00May 1st, 2020|0 Comments

The Elements of Art in Play Therapy

The Elements of Art in Play Therapy Art in the playroom can be a challenge, especially for therapists who believe they are artistically limited. But art provides a necessary and informative outlet [...]

2020-05-01T16:19:57+00:00January 21st, 2019|0 Comments

Going Below- Why Getting Underneath is the Key to Healing

Going Below- Why Getting Underneath is the Key to Healing Play therapists often focus on protocol, technique, and, of course, toys. But what's below all this? Engaging the right-brain and allowing yourself [...]

2020-05-01T15:37:31+00:00August 8th, 2018|0 Comments

Helping Children and Parents Heal When Tragedy Strikes

Helping Children and Parents Heal When Tragedy Strikes Tragedy is an inevitability of life, no matter how much we wish it wasn't. No one is immune, including kids. But heartbreak can bring [...]

2020-05-01T16:22:56+00:00May 16th, 2018|0 Comments

Sleep Issues in Kids: Why Some Children Ban the Bed

Sleep Issues in Kids: Why Some Children Ban the Bed by Lisa Dion, LPC, RPT-S Getting children to go to sleep is often the Everest of parenthood. Kids resist, kids persist, and [...]

2020-05-01T16:17:49+00:00April 25th, 2018|0 Comments