Make Cognitive Behavioral Therapy child-friendly with this innovative collection of games, art activities, and stories.
Packed with innovative cognitive-behavioral therapy (CBT) techniques to help child clinicians engage, assess, and treat children with a variety of anxiety symptoms and disorders. Therapeutic games, art, stories, and other creative activities address the key components of CBT: Psychoeducation, relaxation, affective expression, cognitive coping, exposure, and parent training. Includes practical strategies for overcoming common clinical challenges plus interventions and handouts for parents.
A variety of activities are presented in each chapter, so interventions most appropriate to your client’s age, interests and needs can be selected. This is an invaluable resource for mental health practitioners seeking creative ways to make CBT engaging and child-friendly.
Geared to children aged 6-12 with a variety of anxiety symptoms and disorders.
Liana Lowenstein is the owner and founder of Champion Press and author of numerous publications. Her most recent work is the Cory series of books that focus on helping children cope with challenging issues such as divorce and sexual abuse.
Liana is a Registered Clinical Social Worker and a Certified Play Therapist and Supervisor who has been working with children and their families since 1988. She is known as a dynamic speaker and presents trainings internationally on topics related to child and family therapy.
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