Trauma Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy workbook pdf < for use with children ages six to twelve who have experienced one or more traumatic events. Intended use of the workbook is by master’s level mental health professionals who have also had training in TF-CBT. (Cohen, Mannarino, & Deblinger, 2006)
Some kids make friends naturally, but for others, making and keeping friends is not so easy. Some children may struggle to make and keep friends because they do not intuitively know how to be a good friend. Teaching these children friendship strategies may help. Use these friendship cards individually as writing prompts or in groups for discussion.
Apps for ipad, iphone and ipods for asd and other sensory issues. Giving pdd kids a tablet in a love sac in a dark corner of the room works wonders!! We use the android market and they have lots of similar if not the exact same apps.
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Teaching 2 and 3 Year Olds: A Collection of Tray Activities. This also has many wonderful skill building and fine motor skills for children with Down Syndrome
Give client a copy of the emotion wheel. Have them write above each of the eight sections an emotion they have felt over the last few days, week, etc. Instruct client to come up with a color/picture to decorate each section of the wheel to match the emotion they listed. List of processing questions on link.
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. #MentalHealth #BehavioralHealt #PlayTherapy #Counseling #MentalHealthEd
First Grade Wow: It's hard to fix a wrinkled heart. Lesson on using kind words. Love it!
Six DrSeuss Books Teaching Kids Social Skills
This is a blog with inspiring ideas for elementary teachers. The author posted this great idea of a calming caddy. It is filled with different sensory objects to help students calm down when getting frustrated. She includes things such as stress balls, calming glitter jar, play dough and notebook and crayons.
Lots of ideas!
Inspirational story that will speak to squirmy kids everywhere.
Autism Apps is an app directory of all the apps used to help people with Autism, Down's Syndrome, and other special needs
AutisMate App for iPad/GREAT TO HAVE!!! We LOVE this!
Team Building activities...family reunion games, back to school, youth activities