It Takes a Village…

It Takes a Village…

Deciding whether to call a professional to help you with your child is not an easy decision.  Many parents feel shameful and insecure and often don’t talk about the challenges of raising their children to anyone within their circle of support (if they have one).  It...

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Developing Attachments Through Play

Developing Attachments Through Play

Developing Attachments through Theraplay® By Lorie Walton, M.Ed., Certified Theraplay® Therapist Trainer Supervisor Certified Child Psychotherapist Play Therapist Supervisor A Theraplay® therapist is holding a disorganized, anxious child in her lap, checking out what...

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The Power of Play

The Power of Play

When Play Matters Most Children suffering from traumatic illnesses and injuries gain powerful benefits from medical play. Poked, prodded and pricked by more medical devices than any young child should have to endure, Christopher was understandably wary of what his...

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What is Play Therapy and What is a Play Therapist?

Play therapy is a specialized mental health
medium which includes many forms of evidence-based interventions designed to effectively assist children healing from trauma, abuse, grief, emotional dysregulation disorders as well as many
other childhood challenges, experiences, and issues….
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