Anger Discussion Questions (Worksheet) | Therapist Aid
Prompt a healthy conversation in your anger management groups with the help of these Anger Discussion Questions. The goal...
Confessions of a Former Bully Lessons
I just got the book, "Confessions of a Former Bully" by Trudy Ludwig, and I have already used it several times! Here's the book description: "After Katie gets caught teasing a schoolmate, she's told to meet with Mrs. Petrowski, the school counselor, so she can make right her wrong and learn to be a better friend. Bothered at first, it doesn't take long before Katie realizes that bullying has hurt not only the people around her, but her, too. Told from the unusual point of view of the bullier…
Drawing Your Breath - A Mindful Art Exercise - Creativity in Therapy
Use this art therapy exercise to help clients practice mindfulness and relaxation through awareness and control of their breathing.
Anti-Bullying & Friendship Paired Lessons
In my school district we use the MARC Anti-Bullying Curriculum that was created by Dr. Elizabeth Englander . I have been lucky enough to a...
9 Steps to Healing Childhood Trauma as an Adult
We carry these emotional stab wounds with us into adulthood, and they affect our relationships, career, happiness, health . . . everything.
What You Should Know About Attachment Styles
Attachment is an emotional bond that impacts behavior throughout life. Learn more about the different styles of attachment and the role they play.
8 Types of Art Therapy To Help Your Clients
The type of art therapy chosen should be focused on the client's well-being and outcomes that benefit the client. FREE Art Supplies List included.
Art Therapy Exercises To Help Reduce Feelings of Anxiety
Art therapy exercises can decrease anxiety by improving self esteem, resolving problems, expressing feelings, problem solving and goal setting.
A Lesson in Anti-Bullying: The Bruised and Beautiful Apples
Sometimes a teacher just needs a tangible way to show the harmful effects of bullying...this is mine. I call it "The Apple Activity". The premise is simple enough but the message behind the lesson is the most powerful message in anti-bullying I have used in my own classroom to date. Words hurt. A ...
"Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer" and Bullying
While holiday shopping, I saw many items featuring my favorite Christmas character, Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer. Amid the nostalgia I was feeling for good old Rudolph, I was reminded of a conference I attended at the beginning of the calendar year. One of the speakers mentioned using popular art and media to teach classroom lessons. The speaker mentioned that Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer could be used to teach lessons about bullying. After watching Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer as a…
Heroin in Cincinnati: This is what an epidemic looks like
The Enquirer sent 60 journalists to cover an ordinary week in this extraordinary time. This is what an epidemic looks like.