Play Therapy

explore and express

Children sometimes need support to process difficult experiences or manage big feelings. Play is the universal language of children and is a great way for children to access, express and overcome many of lifes challenges that they can rarely express with words. Play Therapy is a method of helping children with social, emotional and behavioural difficulties to help themselves. Play Therapy is a tool that can help children recognize, understand, manage and appropriately express their emotions in self-guided healing process.

Creative Arts Therapy

alternative to talking therapy

Creative Arts Therapy can be a more effective way for teenagers to express their feelings and process their experiences in a therapeutic environment. Incorporating the sensory properties of materials, the therapeutic process of creating a piece of work and reflecting on their experiences. The use of Creative Arts can be and an outlet for inner thoughts and feelings, visually expressing or physically exploring without the need for words that may be hard to find.

Who can Play Therapy and Creative Arts help?

Play Therapy and the Creative Arts can help children who's health and happiness is affected by;

  • sadness
  • fear
  • anxiety
  • anger
  • shame
  • grief
  • terror
  • emptiness
  • low self-esteem
  • irritability
  • regret
  • guilt
  • loss

The Amber Marble

Supporting Children's Emotional Wellbeing

Rebecca Coates


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