PlayDrMom shares how to start a play therapy case … very helpful for play therapists just starting in the field.
Sandtray Therapy: The Mother of all Therapy Techniques - by guest blogger Amy Flaherty, LPE-I, RPT
lots of play therapy ideas... fishing for feelings, two sided puppet, Animal Projection Technique, Turn a Photo Album Into a Feelings Book, make your own stress balls
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Playdough in Play Therapy
Helping understand and identify triggers is crucial in working with children, especially children who have experienced trauma. Triggers can be anything that elicits an emotional or behavioral…
Blending Play Therapy with Cognitive Behavioral Therapy: Evidence-Based and Other Effective Treatments and Techniques. Treatments therapists can use when working with children and adolescents.
Building on children's natural inclinations to pretend and reenact, play therapy is widely used in the treatment of psychological problems in childhood. 101 Favorite Play Therapy Techniques incorporat