Star Wars – The Force Awakens is full of counseling themes that can be utilized when helping children and teens (even adults! Why use movies to address emotional and behavioral issues? Movies are made to connect with the audience on […]
Self-Exploration Using a DBT House. Counselor& awesome site on childrens and teens mental health counseling. lots of inspiration - check this out! especially for my middle school group ideas while we are working on DBT concepts
Really interesting thought provoking post about the power of mind mapping: plotting out a framework on which to hang your thoughts. Just like the power of tidying and decluttering your house, mind mapping feels incredibly satisfying and freeing.
This is a fun technique by Jacqueline Swank, found in Favorite Therapeutic Activities for Children and Teens, edited by Liana Lowenstein. I’ve adapted it to be used with the Play Therapy Chalkboard…