Examples of Sand Tray Activities • "Create your own world" or "Tell me a story in this tray" • Client constructs representation of real-life experience, interaction or problem situation. • Can provide...
Fifteen Effective Play Therapy Techniques
Social/ Emotional. Erikson. This also goes along with Eriksons 8 stages of development. The children learn what emotions are and that it's ok to feel them.
Here is a list of therapeutic toys that are commonly used in play therapy. from Van Fleet et. al (2012). Child Centered Play Therapy.
FREE Play therapy activity book Here is a link to a great 120 page play therapy activity book compiled by Liana Lowenstein. My mentor also contributed :)
Solution Focused Therapy & Counseling Intervention for children and students Animal Strength Card Game.
Free printable guide to transform candy land into a counseling game. Using games in counseling helps children engage in therapy and communicate feelings in a non threatening format. Play therapy.
The Anger Game - Used with one dice and helpful for kids working on controlling anger
Getting kids to talk and open up can be a challenge. This conversation starter activity and free printable can help kids open up. It can also be used by parents, educators, and counselors.