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I have been looking for new activities to use with depressed children and adolescents and came across this activity in an MFT Facebook grou...

Art therapy activities for teenagers Therapists, counselors, parents, and kids all seem to enjoy the movie Inside Out . I loved it and have also loved how it has helped children. Counseling Activities, Art Therapy Activities, School Counseling, Group Counseling, Group Activities, Art Therapy Projects, Therapy Ideas, Therapy Tools, Movie Inside Out

Using "Inside Out" to Explore Emotions

Therapists, counselors, parents, and kids all seem to enjoy the movie Inside Out. I loved it and have also loved how it has helped children in my therapy practice to talk about their emotions and understand the value of all of their feelings. Parents can easily fall into the habit of encouraging kids to not …

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Art Bridges

This month the Hildegard Center for the Arts published an inspiring, free resource of art-based ideas chock full of creative goodness called Art Bridges--- Definitely a great collection (over 70 downloadable PDFs!) for art therapists to use with their groups or individuals, as well as teachers or anyone interested in creative enrichment with youth! Some…

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Drawing Prompts for Back to School Anxiety

School is beginning soon – here in Austin we’ve begun the one week countdown to the first day. For many kids, the beginning of a new school year brings a lot of anxiety. Art therapy for anxiety can be a great way to help kids explore and work through their fears. Here are a …

These 12 Childhood Art Techniques Can Help Adults Relieve Stress This article provides several activities for clients to engage in art which can lead to someone finding meaning in life. Art Therapy Activities, Teen Activities, Motor Activities, Play Therapy, Therapy Ideas, Mindfulness Art, Creative Arts Therapy, Creative Activities For Kids, Feelings

These 12 Childhood Art Techniques Can Help Adults Relieve Stress

Making art doesn't necessarily sound like a stress reliever. Finding inspiration, keeping concentration, finding your artistic voice -- these things dema...

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10 Ways Creativity Can Completely Change Your Life

The things we enjoy can make a significant impact on our lives. Here are 10 reasons why you should let yourself embrace creativity.

Creative Deed August Offerings: Everyday in I am making little pieces of art to randomly gift as acts of creative kindness. Creative Arts Therapy, Art Therapy, Therapy Ideas, Creative Connections, Arts And Crafts, Paper Crafts, Expressive Art, Soul Art, Creative Inspiration

Creative Deed 365: August Offerings

Wow- Month 8 of Creative Deed 365 has come and went- it flew by! So here are some of my favorites from this month: And I was excited to discover that one of August's creative deeds that I left at a local gas station was found. It's always nice to know that a creative deed…

Meditation isn't just for yoga class or people who burn incense. Meditation can benefit you from head to toe. Christophe André, Meditation Benefits, Learn Meditation, Spiritual Meditation, Meditation Music, Mindfulness Meditation, Spiritual Quotes, Boost Your Metabolism, Yoga Lifestyle

Artist Strong

Artist Strong is a community facilitated by Carrie Brummer, who helps artists build their skill and develop their unique artist voice. Click to learn more.

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Creative Gifting: 21 SECRETS

Last year I was super honored to be invited to help celebrate 21 SECRETS' 5 year anniversary with 21 SECRETS LIVE! This special event included weekly live streaming workshops taught by past 21 SECRETS teachers who offered all sorts of fun art journaling techniques, prompts, and ideas. I had a blast with host Hali Karla…

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Artist Dates, Creative Field Trips, and Artful Adventures: 18 Ideas for 2018

Last week I was scrolling my social media feed and stumbled upon a daily dose of creative goodness from Sharon Burton. I always look forward to seeing Sharon's posts pop up- they are full of inspiring ideas, people, quotes, and images to nurture our creative spirit. Sharon recently founded Spark Your Creative to help others discover and strengthen…

Mandalas have long been beneficial as a meditation and healing tool. Of course, it only makes sense that mandalas be used as a form of art therapy as well. Visionary Art, Creative Art, Creative Ideas, Art Therapy, Sacred Geometry, Art Forms, Crystal Healing, Fractals, Artsy

Mandalas as Art Therapy by Epouna - New Wprld Creations

Mandalas have long been beneficial as a meditation and healing tool. Of course, it only makes sense that mandalas be used as a form of art therapy as well.

Do you feel trapped in a relationship you can't leave? Of course, feeling trapped is a state of mind. No one needs consent to leave a relationship. Millions of Leaving A Relationship, Unhappy Relationship, Relationships, Therapy Ideas, Art Therapy, Do You Feel, How Are You Feeling, Feeling Trapped, Family Therapy

8 Creative Techniques to Cope with Painful Emotions

Many of us have a hard time coping with negative emotions. This makes sense. "Painful feelings like anxiety, sadness, anger and shame tap into the parts of our

Booktopia has Adult Coloring Book Stress Relieving Patterns by Adult Coloring Book Artists. Buy a discounted Paperback of Adult Coloring Book Stress Relieving Patterns online from Australia's leading online bookstore. Stress Coloring Book, Coloring Book Pages, Lisa Congdon, Prismacolor, Charley Harper, No Rain, Polychromos, To Color, Pattern Books

Adult coloring books promise stress relief

Research suggests the activity can have benefits -- but it's not therapy, experts say.

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Creative Deed 365: July Offerings

July was a busy month for Creative Deed 365! :) Earlier this month, Creative Deed 365 Minneapolis took place during this year's AATA Conference in Minneapolis, which was a delight to follow via participants who shared this activity on social media. There were some inspiring discoveries left and found during these 5 days! Thank you…