Ideas and activities for therapists, teachers, or community partners who work with teens struggling with mental illness. The ideas and activities come from PsychEdPro, a website aimed at curating materials for mental health education and therapy.
This fortune teller craft contains a list of 100 unique coping strategies for kids and young adults. Blanks and samples are also included. Great idea with multiple possibilities and uses many different coping strategies.
Time: 10 minutes Contraindications: poor fine motor skills, decreased cognition OT goal: draw and complete a drawing that is similar to the picture in order to identify positive aspects about self and to increase self esteem.
38 Simple Ideas For Taking Care of Yourself When You Need It Most
Making a Self-Care Plan for You and Your Clients! During my last semester in graduate school, I developed an intervention I am proud to share with you all. It's a self-care plan that I implement with my clients, as well as in my personal life.
Tree of Strength (Creativity in Therapy) - This art therapy directive helps clients to identify their personal strengths, coping skills, and supportive people to get through a difficult time. Great creative activity for mental health or trauma treatment,