Problems Inside vs. Outside of Your Control Lesson Plan
Part of 3rd grade's problem solving unit, after we tackle conflict resolution, is to identify problems inside vs. outside of our control. As many, many other counselors have done, I start with a hands on
Relieving and Managing Stress Counseling Games and Activities
These interactive worksheets and games are a great way to introduce stress management to students in younger grades.Students will learn to:-identify the difference between avoidable and unavoidable stress -identify ways to prevent, prepare for, or avoid unnecessary stress-develop coping skills to us...
My Favorite Coping Skills for Dysregulated Children
As a therapist, I am frequently working with children who are emotionally dysregulated. This means, I see a lo
Calm Down Cocoa Hot Chocolate Breathing Strategy Posters & Student Cards
Teach your students a fun way to calm down through the hot chocolate breathing technique! Students will be guided through a Calm Down Cocoa Breathing Strategy using simple directions and cute hot cocoa mug clip art. There are two clip art options to choose from: plain hot cocoa or hot cocoa with mar...
Kids Coping Strategies Guide Included in Coping Skills Lesson, Posters, Art & Sorting Activities
What's Included: ✔ My Coping Strategies Survival Guide Worksheet ✔ Coping Skills for Kids in 2 different backgrounds ✔ 50 Coping Skills for kids Sorting Cards (ink-friendly set, too!) ✔ Healthy Coping Tools Collage Cards ✔ Sorting Worksheet ✔ What Helps Me Checklist ✔ My Coping Toolbox Worksheet ✔ Coping Skills Fortune Teller ✔ Lesson Plan, aligned with ASCA Mindsets & Behaviors ✔ Ways to Use
Emotional Regulation Take-Home Kit: Self-Care Summer
This kit provides parents with tools to help their children regulate their emotions over the summer months! This is great for students especially who have difficulty regulating anger and sadness. All directional pages are written with parents as the intended audience. Visual graphics are used on ...
Hot cocoa breathing sensory art activity
You may have already heard of the technique to help children learn deep breathing by allowing them to imagine smelling hot cocoa then blowing on it to cool it off. I have used this technique with c…
The students would be able to find themselves on the wall and see that they are "incredible". I think that I would change it to "we are incredible" so the class as a whole felt powerful and then just have the students names underneath them.
Coping Skills Challenge Worksheet
Another quick and easy 5 minute workshop to help at the beginning of the school year! Another good trauma-informed care worksheet.
7 Activities to Help Your Child Develop a Positive Attitude
As a parent, it’s never easy to hear your child express negative thoughts or to see her wallow in feelings like self-doubt, sadness, or anger. Unfortunately, science says it’s natural for people to dwell more on negative thoughts than on positive ones, and this can be even more true for children. This negativity is usually driven by fear, doubt, or shame, which produce stress chemicals in the brain. Ultimately, a negative attitude can shape how a child sees herself and the world around her…
Digital Worry Workbook
This interactive google classroom workbook can be used for distance learning or as a fun virtual calm down corner for the classroom. #googleclassroom #calmdowncorner #thecounselingteacherbrandy #schoolcounselor
Coping Strategies Toolbox Lesson and Craft
Use this coping strategies toolbox lesson and craft activity set to help teach about coping skills to manage tough emotions. All kids and young adults should have a "toolbox" of strategies to help them manage their emotions and stress. In this lesson, you will teach students what coping strategies a...