DIY Colors and Numbers Cooperative Rainbow Game

DIY Colors and Numbers Cooperative Rainbow Game

Children's Books “Games give you a chance to excel, and if you’re playing in good company you don’t even mind if you lose because you had the enjoyment of the company during the course of the game.” ― Gary Gygax Make Your Own DIY Rainbow Game & Have Fun Learning About...
Sep 18, 2017 No Comments
Calm Down Kit for Older Children; Developing Emotional Self-Regulation

Calm Down Kit for Older Children; Developing Emotional Self-Regulation

Anxiety Sarah (my website partner) and I work organically. As play therapists, we set goals and intentions but we will always follow the child’s lead when an issue comes up. The same is true of our blog. We set a plan of what we are going to write about for the month,...
Mar 09, 2017 22 Comments
Some Problems Can’t be Solved

Some Problems Can’t be Solved

Anxiety Sarah and I are play therapists who also practice positive parenting. Over the years we have spent a lot of time helping children process their feelings, talk about their problems, and practice problem-solving. I cannot express how rewarding it has been. We have...
Feb 23, 2017 6 Comments
Lola Goes to the Doctor Picture Book Lessons and Activities

Lola Goes to the Doctor Picture Book Lessons and Activities

Books: Lesson Plans and Activities Lola is a Yorkshire terrier who is proud to be a certified therapy dog. She uses the skills she learned in doggy therapy training at elder centers, preschools, classrooms, and bookstores. Although she is very brave there are still some things that make her nervous,...
Sep 20, 2016 7 Comments
More Than 50 Free Printables for Kids

More Than 50 Free Printables for Kids

Alphabet Over time, we have made printables to go with our activities. We didn’t realize how many we had made until we decided to make it easy for our readers to find the free printables for kids by collecting them on one page. We probably have more, but so far we found...
Nov 29, 2015 5 Comments