Heather Thompson
Heather Thompson
Heather Thompson

Heather Thompson

this is what inspires me...

Confessions of a child therapist: A series of articles on a child therapist's personal struggles with parenting

Cup Challenge - groups work together to stack cups in a pyramid using string and a rubber band.

A coping toolbox can help a child regulate themselves and their emotions by giving coping mechanisms for which they can rely on themselves.

Secondary emotions worksheet. I'm always pushing my client to dig deeper than the anger to the "real" emotion. This graphic might help.

Emotions that drive behaviors - The Behavioral Iceberg

4 in 1 jenga.pdf Impulse Control, Attachment, Feelings and Social Skills

Things I can Control vs. Things I Can't Control ```The Creative Counselor```

Good for focusing children. Shake it up and watch it separate again! science project?

Weekly Self Care Plan, Anxiety Assessment, Stress Assessment, and Compassion Fatigue Assessment

The Behaviour Change mind map will help you to assess and learn what works and what doesn’t when changing behaviour. The Mind Map breaks down effective engagement and communication, community impact, leadership of self and others and incentives and rewards. In addition the mind map covers effective commitments, positive focus plus goal setting and targets. www.LearningFunda...

How mental health difficulties affect children | kidsmatter.edu.au

Trauma Art Narrative Therapy- Resources and downloads at end of page

99 coping skills poster - Here is a list of 99 coping skills that a student can use to make choices and use as a strategy in helping with disregulated emotions. Have your student make a list of coping strategies that they can keep with them as visual supports when they start to feel uncomfortable or stressed.

Sizing Up Problems and Feelings with fun felt activity. Easy to make and free printable!

A fun, interactive way to talk to kids about WHY they are in therapy

Transition Cards Page 2 of 2 - actions for kids to do as they move to the carpet or around the room

Nice colour palette, master bedroom. With charcoal furniture. Reading area

Preschool Paint Color Palette -created for a client who runs a lovely preschool in New York :)

Family therapy - counselling techniques

great ideas for working with kids and counseling

50 Free Sandtray Therapy Directives from the Southern Sandtray Institute