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    Playdough surprise box

    PlayDrMom shares how she ends play therapy sessions.

    Pretend play box - veterinarian. Include some homemade props like head cones, casts, dog treats and more.

    I love this idea for a quick inexpensive play therapy family.

    “therapeutic jenga” to play with my kids during sessions. Each piece they pull has a question on it!

    Using bandaids in play therapy

    Social skills game for children... fun to play, but they learn something in a non-threatening way.

    make your own play dough tool kit & find out the benefits of playing with dough

    Play dough

    Animals in "cages" idea could even work for much smaller animals and much smaller containers like LPSO & open weave baskets

    playful activities about feelings

    St. Louis Center for Play Therapy Training: How To Become a Play Therapist

    Play Therapy travel bag, this can be ported easily from different venues without breaking your back

    Creative Counseling Play Therapy Genograms For Therapist

    Creating an Invitation to Play: Pasta and Playdough

    Nature Shadow Boxes

    FREE Play assessment guide (types, ages, social stages) - Repinned by @PediaStaff – Please Visit for all our pediatric therapy pins

    Great blog for play therapy ideas

    Understanding Play Therapy

    Story stones provide a super opportunity for imaginative play, and there’s some great sensory stuff going on too: the colors are vibrant, they’re cool to the touch, and for me there’s something soothing about the sound of stones clacking together as you play with them.

    natural blocks, there's so many ways to play with them.