Certified AutPlay providers treat children and families through a natural, play therapy-based approach that is both therapist-led and parent-led. This collaborative model combines play therapy, cognitive behavior therapy, and relationship development to assist children andContinue Reading AutPlay Therapy
We all have the right to express ourselves as long as we do it in a respectful way. Assertiveness is a communication style that helps us express ourselves in a direct, honest manner while respectingContinue Reading Assertiveness Training
Hi, guys! It’s me – Emmett Chase aka Emmett the Wonder Dog. You’re probably wondering how I can type with paws. Luckily, Keiko types for me! You probably see me at Blossom throughout the week,Continue Reading Meet Emmett’s Friends
Getting teens to talk can be hard work! Talking about problems directly can seem scary, confusing, or embarrassing. A lot of teens hate the idea of talking to adults, and this may leave them (andContinue Reading Play Therapy for Teens
Cognitive behavioral therapy (better known as CBT) is considered one of the most successful forms of psychotherapy. Conceptualized by Aaron Beck at the University of Pennsylvania, this therapy incorporates both talk therapy and behavioral strategiesContinue Reading What is CBT?