3 Kid-Friendly Techniques for Identifying Feelings

3 Kid-Friendly Techniques for Identifying Feelings

Are you looking for ways to communicate with your child about feelings? Are you tired of getting the same, “I’m fine” or “I’m good” response day after day? One of my favorite parts of being a child therapist is helping children learn how to identify and express their...
Mindfulness For Children – Take Five Exercise

Mindfulness For Children – Take Five Exercise

The “Take Five” exercise is super simple to remember and can be used on-the-spot when we’re overwhelmed, need some space to think, and when we want to calm down to make better choices. You can use it pretty much anywhere, at any time. The exercise anchors our...
Mindfulness For Children – Body Scan

Mindfulness For Children – Body Scan

This simple mindfulness exercise helps kids calm down and relax. The body scan is a fun exercise for building more body awareness and emotional attunement. It’s terrific for adults as well. I use this exercise weekly. The body scan is a great tool to use when anxious...