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Danielle Rothman

Family
February 5, 2019

Three Play Therapy Techniques You Can Use at Home

This week is National Play Therapy Week. If your child is struggling emotionally or behaviorally, play therapycan provide them with an opportunity to express themselvesin their natural language – the language of play – and allow the therapist to support you in better understanding and meeting your child’s needs. Even…
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FamilyMental Health
February 8, 2017

Playing to Heal: 5 Benefits of Play Therapy

 As a busy parent, it is difficult to manage all of your child’s needs and wants, including having to get them from orthodontist appointments to ballet classes to soccer practices to tutoring sessions. With everything on your plate, the idea of bringing your child to play therapy may seem like…
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FamilyMental HealthRelationship
December 20, 2016

Making a Plan for Family Media Management

The holiday season is almost here, and in many households that means festively-wrapped packages full of brand new phones, tablets, and other media devices. The holidays also brings school breaks, and with them an abundance of free time that kids – and parents – are sure to fill by spending…
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FamilyMental HealthRelationshipSchool
December 13, 2016

Psychological Testing Explained

Perhaps your child has recently been having behavioral problems and their pediatrician suggested that a psychological assessment may be helpful. Or maybe you have been feeling overwhelmed and your therapist recommended that you have a psychological evaluation. You may have even seen psychological tests being administered in movies or television…
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