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Lessons from the Playroom

Apr 30, 2018

"The intake session isn't about data collection; it's about creating a relationship." - Lisa Dion

The intake session is a vital part of play therapy. But it's not all about educating parents about the process and their involvement, it's also about the nervous system - yours and mom and dad's.

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Apr 16, 2018

"Sleep is the largest separation we go through everyday." - Jessica Schaffer, RPT, Infant Sleep Specialist

From the refusal to go to sleep to an inability to stay asleep, a child’s tossing and turning speak volumes. But why do some children want to ban the bed? And how does this look inside the playroom? A play...

Apr 2, 2018

"When I think of being outside, I think of free-flowing." - Avery Dion, age 12

Play therapy often happens inside of four walls, but the world outside acts as a co-facilitator. Nature is a powerful force for adults as well as kids. Embracing everything from roots to rocks helps the healing process.

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