Art is healing in and of itself and is a great resource in therapy. 'It's a whole-brainer'. This graphic shows how art effects the brain and highlights ways that it could be incorporated into therapy; for example for reflection or problem-solving, etc.
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Middle school boys have been waiting for Julian Twerski. In the recent novel TWERP, author Mark Goldblatt turns the bully paradigm on its head, giving us a gruesomely honest account of the middle school power dynamic.