Special time is Playtime that Parents Intentionally Invest in their Child

By June 29, 2015 0 Comments
Child playing with blocks

Special time is playtime that parents intentionally invest in their child, and it is totally command free. This includes the following: on the floor with toys/games, etc.-not TV/videos. Parents are not allowed to give their child any commands or suggestions. If you say, “Let’s play army,” you just blew it. The adult should follow the…

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Top Play Room

By June 24, 2015 0 Comments
Top Play Therapy Room

Owner, Beverly Newman, a licensed professional counselor-supervisor, licensed specialist in school psychology and registered play therapist-supervisor whose passion and desire to help troubled children is evident, has been treating children and adolescents for more than 20 years. Her playrooms have been showcased as one of the top playrooms by the Association of Play Therapy.  The…

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How Does Play Therapy Work?

Katy Play Therapist

Benefits of Play Therapy Play therapy allows children to use toys, art and other play materials to express thoughts and feelings. The Therapist uses play to communicate with children about their lives while helping them explore alternative behaviors and attitudes.  Play therapy can be an effective tool for a therapist to facilitate positive expression and…

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