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Emotions Color Wheel - Description: This activity is good to break the ice with. - Emotions Color Wheel – Description: This activity is good to break the ice with any client. Counseling Activities, Art Therapy Activities, Group Activities, Feelings Activities, Expressing Emotions Activities, Group Counseling, Elementary School Counseling, School Social Work, School Counselor

Emotions Color Wheel

Emotions Color Wheel An Art Therapy Directive www.creativitymattersllc.com Description: This activity is good to break the ice with any client. It is also an easy “check-in” to find out how the client is feeling and the issues he/she is dealing with at this time in his/her life. After creating a pie chart with 8 sections, the client gets to choose 8 emotions and then color in the pie pieces. Materials: Colored Pencils or Markers and a White Piece of Paper. Instructions: First – Start with a…

Art Books About Being an Artist – Fantastic Fun & Learning Books About Creating Art~Inspire your little artists’ creativity with these great picture books about art Art For Kids, Childrens Books, Art Children, Kid Books, Art Lessons For Kids, Story Books, Reading Books, Programme D'art, Art Rooms

Art Books About Being an Artist - Fantastic Fun & Learning

Everyone is an artist. This list of art books is full of books that encourage kids to be creative and create their own unique art.

Information about art therapy, how art therapy differ from art activities, and who can benefit art therapy. Information about art therapy, how art therapy differ from art activities, and who can benefit art therapy. Art Therapy Projects, Art Therapy Activities, Therapy Tools, Music Therapy, Play Therapy, Children Activities, Therapy Ideas, Therapy Quotes, Senior Activities

Information about art therapy, how art therapy differ from art activities, and who can benefit art therapy. #arttherapy

"The benefits of Mandalas. Amazing to lift the mind, body and spirit!" For when people ask me why I got a mandala tattoo How To Express Feelings, Feelings And Emotions, Aikido, Autogenic Training, Silver Pen, Silver Lining, Expressive Art, Creative Thinking, Creative Ideas

Magnificent Mandalas - The Silver Pen

A Silver Lining of this summer is that I am back to my beloved clinical work. Doing clinical work makes my heart and soul so very, very happy. So, what doe

Creating a Vision Board Book for Your Goals and Dreams that is Portable How I created a portable vision board in a DIY accordion book format for taking with me or displaying (it stands up on its own). The perfect vision board!

Creating a Vision Board Book – Fold-Up and Portable!

Creating a vision board book for your goals and dreams is easy with this simple DIY accordion book format. This week I created a vision board and wanted to share a bit about the process. This one is an accordion-fold portable vision board. I can fold it up as a book and take it with me (when I travel, for example) or stand up in my office to look at for inspiration when I'm home. I LOVE this new format! This wasn't going to be a vision board week. It was going to be a catch up on my to-do…

How does art access the brain? Why this is important for art therapy Right Brain/Left Brain Infographic : How does art access the brain? Why this is important for art therapy Right Brain/Left Brain Infographic Art Therapy Projects, Art Therapy Activities, Therapy Tools, Music Therapy, Therapy Ideas, Play Therapy, Therapy Journal, Mental Therapy, Painting Activities

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The Gifs of Therapy Disclaimer: This is a humorous blog about what it's like to be an art therapist. This blog is not meant to give mental health advice or refer clients to therapists. Personal information, client cases and artwork are all confidential and will not be shared here. Please review the...

group Art therapy activities Art Therapy Project: Gateway to What I Most Desire. By Cynthia Emerlye, Vermont artist and kirigami papercutter: Art Therapy Projects, Art Therapy Activities, Art Projects, Play Therapy, Therapy Ideas, Grief Activities, Therapy Tools, Speech Therapy, Art Therapy Directives

Art Therapy Project: Gateway to What I Most Desire

In my art therapy class today, I asked students to create a gateway to what they most desire right now. Here's the example I gave them: Student nurses were visiting my class today. Here is some of what they did for this project: Have a go at this project. It's fun!

As should be the case, there is ongoing discussion among educators about the skills that should be taught to their learners. One such skill is note-taking. Note-taking is typically classified as … Formation Management, Visual Note Taking, Visual Thinking, Little Bit, Sketch Notes, Art Graphique, Art Classroom, Teaching Art, Elementary Art

Why Doodling Matters

As Temple Grandin says, "the world needs all kinds of minds." and some of those minds "think in pictures". Doodling is a form of external thought that allows you to visualize the connections you are making while thinking. In the conscious mind, doodling can assist concentration and focus but even in the unconscious mind, while doodling and day dreaming connections are made. As Steven Johnson says, the "mind's primordial soup" can lead to "serendipitous collisions of creative insight"…

Description: The bowl represents us as an individual, we are vessels that hold many things. But sometimes we break and need to be put back together. Our brokenness changes us, makes us who we are. therapy activities for teens The Broken Bowl Project Grief Activities, Activities For Teens, Art Therapy Activities, Counseling Activities, Enrichment Activities, Health Activities, Art Therapy Projects, Therapy Tools, Therapy Ideas

The Broken Bowl Project

Description: The bowl represents us as an individual, we are vessels that hold many things. But sometimes we break and need to be put back together. Our brokenness changes us, makes us who we are. …

First Nations Do you know the difference between the three types of totem poles? We asked North American expert and celebrated artist, Andy Everson, to help explain 5 things you have to know about totem poles! Haida Kunst, Arte Haida, Haida Art, Totem Pole Art, Le Totem, Totem Pole Tattoo, Native American History, American Indians, Native American Totem Poles

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Do you know the difference between the three types of totem poles? We asked North American expert and celebrated artist, Andy Everson, to help explain 5 things you have to know about totem poles! #AboriginalBC

Seeking gratitude activities and gratitude games for your family this Thanksgiving? Here are 10 great Thanksgiving gratitude activities to pick from! therapy activities for teens 8 Inspired Gratitude Activities and Games Perfect for Thanksgiving Counseling Activities, Art Therapy Activities, Activities For Kids, Thanksgiving Activities, Leadership Activities, Thanksgiving Crafts, Inspirational Artwork, Travel Picture, Art Therapy Projects

Gratefulness Rocks • TeachKidsArt

Homemade Gratefulness Rocks. Remind your kids and students what the true meaning of the holidays are with simple and fun learning activities.

Ideas and inspiration to make a vision board using collaged magazine pictures, photos, words that resonate, and goals. I make a vision board every year!

6 Inspiring Vision Board Examples and Ideas

These vision board examples use magazine pictures, photos, and words in collage form to achieve goals and reach intentions. You know I'm a visual person, right? Images hold a tremendous amount of power for me. I like words, too, but they flow in and out of my head without catching hold quite the way that images do. I've told you that I plan my life with 3x5 index cards, and that's true, but I also plan my life through collage. I assemble images and words that speak to me (mostly cut from old…

 Johnson's First Grade: Creative Writing with "The Dot" by Peter Reynolds.I got this book with the software free after seeing Peter Reynolds at Teachers of Promise. First Grade Art, 1st Grade Writing, First Grade Reading, Teaching Writing, Writing Activities, Writing Ideas, Teaching Ideas, First Grade Crafts, First Grade Activities

Creative Writing with "The Dot" by Peter Reynolds

This week we read the story "The Dot" by Peter Reynolds. This is one of our stories from the Reading Street program but can also be purchased at Amazon. It is about a girl who is upset because she thinks she can't draw. With the help of her art teacher, she discovers she is a really great artist. For one of our activities, the students were given a small piece of construction paper and they were to cut out a circle to represent a dot. Then they were to make something out of it. This is how a…