Test Prep- Remind students that they are in control by making a video game controller and writing best test taking strategies on various buttons! ADAPT FOR OTHER SKILLS?
As a therapist, I am frequently working with children who are emotionally dysregulated. This means, I see a lot of behavioral issues, difficulties containing behaviors, emotions, and reacting instead of responding to difficult situations. My favorite example is when a parent makes a grilled cheese sandwich when the
Hold a sense of inner peace with you wherever you go! Carry a positive memory in the palm of your hand to help you feel safe and calm wherever you are! I have seen this intervention done before and I have always found it powerful to use with children .
Anger Management Archives - the healing path with children A damaged self-esteem can wreck your career and harm your relationships. You can turn your life around by working on your self-esteem, and this guide will give you all the resources you need.
Making a mandala is a discipline for pulling all those scattered aspects of your life together, for finding a center and ordering yourself to it. You try to coordinate your circle with the universal circle. -Joseph Campbell The Power of Myth
Worry Dolls - another "how to" with different craft supplies you may have on hand. Idea is to give your mind a break from the worrying by telling the dolls your worries and tucking them away to do the work for you!