Wonders Counseling Blog

Helping Children Learn to Slow Down

Helping Children Learn to Slow Down

  Helping children learn to slow down is best achieved through playful and creative means. Author Joelle Harrison who participated in my 2022 Children's Book Writing Circle has written and published the most fun and effective children's book that will help child...

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Dora Henderson’s Playful Books

Dora Henderson’s Playful Books

Dora Henderson's playful books are well worth exploring. Dora is on a mission - and a playful one at that. The best way for children to learn, grow and heal is through playful and creative activities and that's what these books are all about. Dora Henderson is a...

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Learn Sandtray with Rita Grayson

Learn Sandtray with Rita Grayson

As a child and family therapist, one of my most meaningful training experiences over the many years I have been a therapist was with Rita Grayson, LCSW, RPT-S. Rita is the founder of Sage Source Learning Center where she provides a neuro-biological approach to using...

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A Spotlight on AutPlay Therapy

A Spotlight on AutPlay Therapy

I recently completed my training and certification in AutPlay® Therapy and I am eager to help others learn more about this approach for helping neurodivergent children and adolescents by providing a spotlight on AutPlay® Therapy! This model was created by Dr. Robert...

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Therapy Activities for Kids

Therapy Activities for Kids

Therapy Activities for Kids. Those four words were what I plugged into the search box when I was looking for free and low cost resources for my weekly resource newsletter for therapists that goes out to therapists all over the world. If you have been following me for...

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Recommended Books About Treating Trauma

Recommended Books About Treating Trauma

While hardly a comprehensive list, I have compiled a list of my own top 5 books that recommend every therapist acquire and READ cover to cover. You'll find these to be tremendous resources. You will want to add these to your collection of books about treating trauma...

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