Play therapy is an effective method of therapy for
children from 3-12 years old. Play is their natural
medium of self expression, they use toys as words.
As adults "talk out" problems, children "play out"
their feelings and concerns, by using puppets, toys,
figurines and drawings.
Children have a wonderful ability to self heal given the
right environment and tools.
Child- directed play therapy where children choose
their own toys and direct their own play therapy
sessions, can help children understand what has
happened to them and find constructive solutions to
Children with Special Needs
Children with special needs, autism, developmental
delays, or children who have experienced loss of
parent, playmate or school, especially benefit from play
therapy services. I understand the difficulties of special
needs children as well as the needs of their families and
Third Culture Kids-TCKs
Children who have lived in various cultures and
countries often need help establishing a strong identity
and core sense of self. This can also be accomplished by
play therapy and for older children and teens, talking
to a competent professional. As a TCK myself, I
understand and can relate to the issues TCKs deal with
and would like to offer my services to this special
group of children.
Additional Services Available
In home, playground or school sessions
Coaching help for parents to use play therapy at home