Weighted toys can be very calming for distressed or overstimulated children.
When things get out of control it feels like a monster within is taking over.
Art and craft therapy can be a valuable creative escape in difficult circumstances
When young children go through a sad time, identifying their social supports can help them feel secure.
When families change, giving children an opportunity for expression can be healing for them.
This is a great activity with lots of cutting and pasting to promote fine motor skills.
Easter can be an important time for special memories.
A great art activity to look at contrasts. This activity could be used to explain to children about ‘dark’ or sad times in our lives.
An alternative Christmas craft activity for young people to remember and honour their special person this Christmas.
A quick and easy activity for all kids to achieve success, for that special little gift!
Learning about sea creatures with little people can be hands on and lots of fun.
Young children enjoy this activity using animals, motorbikes, or an action sporting figure. Middle School students have used a celebrity icon, favorite band or artist in black and white, which looks really effective.