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Hygiene Issues in Play Therapy

Hygiene Issues in Play Therapy Little kids aren't known for hygiene and inside the playroom is no different. However, a noticeable lack of hygiene may be the sign of something bigger. A [...]

2020-05-01T15:23:20+00:00October 5th, 2019|0 Comments

Big Emotions in Little Bodies: What to Do When Your Child Throws a Tantrum

Big Emotions in Little Bodies: What to Do When Your Child Throws a Tantrum We’ve all been there – face to face with a child in the middle of a tantrum. Crying, [...]

2020-05-01T15:21:10+00:00September 25th, 2019|0 Comments

Little Lessons in Play Therapy

Little Lessons in Play Therapy Little kids come with little issues, issues that might grow big if we are unsure how to handle them. In this podcast, Lisa discusses the commonly asked [...]

2020-05-01T15:20:06+00:00September 19th, 2019|0 Comments

How to Stay Inspired as a Play Therapist

How to Stay Inspired as a Play Therapist The brain is a high maintenance organ, one that wants a challenge! In order to stay passionate in our careers as play therapists, we [...]

2020-05-01T15:18:46+00:00August 23rd, 2019|0 Comments

Grief and Loss in Play Therapy

Grief and Loss in Play Therapy When grief or loss occurs, we are culturally predisposed to expect sadness. But in and out of the playroom, children may feel a myriad of emotions [...]

2020-05-01T15:17:03+00:00August 8th, 2019|0 Comments

Music Therapy in The Playroom

Music Therapy in The Playroom Music plays an important therapeutic role, in the playroom and in life. It creates its own expression and its own language, allowing those who hear it to [...]

2020-05-01T15:16:03+00:00July 25th, 2019|0 Comments

Medical Trauma in Play Therapy

Medical Trauma in Play Therapy Medical trauma can be prevalent in many children who have undergone medical procedures or experienced chronic and acute conditions. This shows up in the playroom in a [...]

2020-05-01T15:15:02+00:00July 17th, 2019|0 Comments

Two Roles, One Room: When You’re a Parent and a Play Therapist

Two Roles, One Room: When You're a Parent and a Play Therapist Being a parent and a play therapist has both benefits and drawbacks. While parenthood can offer added insight, having kids [...]

2020-05-01T15:13:22+00:00June 27th, 2019|0 Comments

Working with Gifted Children in Play Therapy

Working with Gifted Children in Play Therapy Gifted children are unquestionably bright, but the gifted child isn't the same as the intelligent child. Often the difference lies not only in intellectual needs [...]

2020-05-01T15:12:28+00:00June 12th, 2019|0 Comments

Sibling Rivalry: The Inevitable Childhood Conflict

Sibling Rivalry: The Inevitable Childhood Conflict Parents often want their children to get along, a family environment void of argument. But the sibling dynamic is one in which disagreement is unavoidable. This [...]

2020-05-01T15:08:06+00:00May 27th, 2019|0 Comments
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