Wonders Counseling Blog

Resources for Helping Children with ADHD

Understanding the nature of Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) and how it manifests for different children is important not only for therapists but also for parents and teachers. According to the American Psychiatric Association's explanation of ADHD, it...

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Little Children – Great Teachers

When I was starting out my career as a professional counselor years ago, I dove head first into developing a specialty working with preschool age children. I developed a program called P.E.E.P (preschool emotion education program) and implemented the program in two...

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National Play Therapy Week!

(this photo is not of an actual client) It is National Play Therapy Week February 3 through February 10! Play therapy has been the cornerstone of my professional experience and now much of my work is mentoring, training and supervising therapists in the practice of...

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Mission Statement for a Parent

In my years of leading parenting workshops and supporting parents in family counseling the most important aspect of these workshops and sessions is helping parents get clear on creating a mission statement for the very important job of raising their children. I tell...

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What’s in a Play Room?

What's in a Play Room?  Come and learn everything you need to know about how to build your play room for play therapy! Whether you will be setting up a traditional play room, using an office for multiple purposes or using a mobile play room for play therapy in the...

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