"Our greatest natural resource is the minds of our children".

  Walt Disney




Play Therapy: How it Helps Children Feel Better and Improve Behavior

How does play therapy work?

The Power of Play Therapy By Lindsey Getz, Social Work Today, Vol. 11 No. 3 P. 20.

Play Therapy Makes a Difference.




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Witek, J., & Roussey, C. (2014). In My Heart: A Book Of Feelings.

Chapman, D., & Campbell, R. (2012). The 5 Love Languages of Children.

Williams, M. & O’Quinn Burke, D. (2015). Cool Cats, Calm Kids.

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