Disciplining a Child With Trauma

Parenting is a difficult topic even in the best situations. Everyone has their own ideas and opinions on how best to discipline their children. Things become even more convoluted for parents when you add trauma into the equation. Each child is unique and so is their trauma story. When testing out new discipline strategies, it [Read more...]

By |2018-09-11T09:50:36-06:00June 25th, 2018|Anger, Anxiety, Childrens Counseling, Communication, Motivation, Parenting, Play Therapy, Stress, Trauma|Comments Off on Disciplining a Child With Trauma

Can Play Be Therapy?

The practice of play therapy dates back to the early 1900’s.  Almost every theoretical orientation such as Adlerian, Jungian, Gestalt, Behavioral, and Cognitive has a play therapy component.  Child centered play therapy is the most popular form of play therapy. This provides a safe and non-judgmental space for a child to express themselves with creative [Read more...]

By |2018-01-25T16:19:38-06:00December 22nd, 2017|Anger, Boundaries, Childrens Counseling, Family, Parenting, Play Therapy, Relationships|Comments Off on Can Play Be Therapy?