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The feelings scribble. Goal(s): This activity can be amazingly useful for kids (ages 11 and up). This activity can help children who are resistant to talking about their feelings to identify and express themselves.

The feelings scribble. Goal(s): This activity can be amazingly useful for kids (ages 11 and up). This activity can help children who are resistant to talking about their feelings to identify and express themselves.

Here are 12 Self-Control TALK Conversation Starters to help you teach your child the concept of self-control.

Here are 12 Self-Control TALK Conversation Starters to help you teach your child the concept of self-control.

Self-Esteem Talk. This activity will help encourage the child to discover what it means to have a healthy self-esteem and what an unhealthy self-esteem can lead to. The therapist can build trust with the client by learning together how a healthy self-esteem can be achieved.

Self-Esteem Talk. This activity will help encourage the child to discover what it means to have a healthy self-esteem and what an unhealthy self-esteem can lead to. The therapist can build trust with the client by learning together how a healthy self-esteem can be achieved.

64 Positive Things to Say to Kids | Creative With Kids These are things that everyone should hear, not just kids!

64 Positive Things to Say to Kids | Creative With Kids These are things that everyone should hear, not just kids!

Here are tips and resources for talking to your daughter about puberty. Tweens notice changes happening in their bodies. Whether or not they say it, they do want to discuss those changes with you.

Here are tips and resources for talking to your daughter about puberty. Tweens notice changes happening in their bodies. Whether or not they say it, they do want to discuss those changes with you.

It's important to stay calm and use empathy when we talk to our kids. Sometimes, it's hard to know what to say instead. Here are some examples of how we "react" to our kids and some alternative responses to try instead

It's important to stay calm and use empathy when we talk to our kids. Sometimes, it's hard to know what to say instead. Here are some examples of how we "react" to our kids and some alternative responses to try instead

Cope-cake activity- part of a coping skills activity packet.  Make a small cupcake or a large cupcake.  Helps children identify their social supports and coping skills (including positive self-talk) through a fun game.  Use smelly markers to color your cupcake and your mouth will water...

Cope-cake activity- part of a coping skills activity packet. Make a small cupcake or a large cupcake. Helps children identify their social supports and coping skills (including positive self-talk) through a fun game. Use smelly markers to color your cupcake and your mouth will water...

Parenting Quote: The way we talk to our children becomes their inner voice.   Remember the 10 most powerful things you can say to your child.

Parenting Quote: The way we talk to our children becomes their inner voice. Remember the 10 most powerful things you can say to your child.