Draw a ring for each year of life and in the ring write about what happened for that year- Trauma timeline?
Mandala art project urban group: Think Eminem lyrics: "I am whoever I say I am..." cut and paste different hip hop lyrics into the pie pieces to describe I am -
Trauma Tree - this is a good graphic of how symptoms can grow from trauma and ignoring the issues. With good therapy, coping skills and support these symptoms can be more controllable
Social Emotional Development
Information about art therapy, how art therapy differ from art activities, and who can benefit art therapy.
Psychotherapy, Psychology and Wellness Blogs, Videos, Slideshare & Books
Secondary Emotions: sometimes when we are angry there are other emotions under the surface.
Letting Your Light Shine- Teens Healing from Abuse
Youth Group Activities
Helping understand and identify triggers is crucial in working with children, especially children who have experienced trauma. Triggers can be anything that elicits an emotional or behavioral…
"Art" activity (no skill required!) to see the range of emotions that come with #grief and how they evolve over time. Great for kids and adults.
Mindfulness/Mind-Body Approaches - Trauma-Informed Practices and Expressive Art Therapy Institute #arttherapy #mindfulness
Narrative Therapy: The Tree of Life. Review what's important to you and your life. Priorities and simplify
Counseling group ideas