Play: The Social-Emotional Skills Teacher

Play: The Social-Emotional Skills Teacher

I work with preschool teachers daily. Often, I am asked to “fix” children who present with behavioral challenges. First of all, children are never broken, therefore, fixing is not the appropriate way to conceptualize childhood challenges. The best way to understand a...
What Exactly is Play Therapy?

What Exactly is Play Therapy?

You now have a solid foundation for how play helps young children develop, but did you also know that play can be used to help heal emotional scars? I’m serious. Play is often used as a psychotherapeutic intervention for young children who have experienced...