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Trauma & Play Therapy: Holding Hard Stories | Paris Goodyear-Brown, MSSW, LCSW, RPTS | TEDxNashville

June 26, 2018

Watch as Paris Goodyear-Brown, in a TEDx talk, discusses how play therapists hold hard stories in treatment.

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Supervision, One of The World’s Most Sticky Things…

February 23, 2015

Workshop Review by Marette Monson, LCSW, ACS, MBA Meet Taytay Maumau. She is the Guinness World Record holder for most sticky notes stuck to your face at one time. Yep. …

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Mind in a Jar*

December 14, 2014

Annabella Hagen, LCSW, RPT-S Parents are not the only ones who feel extra stress around the holiday season.  Even though children are excited, their parents’ comings and goings from Christmas…

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Lose The Bruise – Intervention by Paris Goodyear-Brown, LCSW, RPT-S

July 24, 2014

This is a wonderful intervention shared by Paris during a video interview with Liana Lowenstein, MSW, RSW, CPT-S.  Paris reported this technique was originally created for kids with negative self-talk. …

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The “Good-At” Game

April 13, 2014

a featured technique by Paris Goodyear-Brown We are looking forward to having Paris Goodyear-Brown come to Salt Lake City and present at our Bi-Annual Conference in September.  We recently went…

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All Tangled Up – Source: Paris Goodyear-Brown

February 20, 2014

This is an intervention shared by Paris to help children express their feelings.  It can be used with individuals and families.  The age range is four to twelve.  All you…

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The Power of Play

February 17, 2014

By Clair Mellenthin Play is a fun, enjoyable activity that is the natural way in which children learn about and explore the world around them. It elevates our spirits and…

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Board Games and Family Therapy

January 27, 2014

By Mercedes Stanley One of my favorite ways to help engage families in therapy is to use board games. I use “Sorry!” For older kids [8 and up] and I…

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Intervention: “The Worry Worms”

December 16, 2013

Review by Sharlene Christensen, CMHC, RPT I am pleased to have the opportunity to write for the newsletter today. I wanted to share a fun intervention called “The Worry Worms”.…

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Jin Shin Jyutsu Technique

September 17, 2013

This technique was shared by the presenters at the EMDR and Play Therapy Workshop: Thumb:  Anxiety – If you feel anxious, hold your thumb with your other hand and breathe…

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