Draw on Your Emotions
About this deal
She is a First Prize award winning author, with 20 books in child mental health, published in nineteen countries. Her books, which form the Helping Children with Feelings series, are used as key therapeutic tools by child professionals all over the UK and abroad. They can help promote a new clarity of thought as a first step towards positive action and bring seemingly huge, unmanageable and insoluble problems into a new perspective. Providing a series of photocopiable illustrations, the book is a source of effective readymade material. The new suggestions will take the work with children from labelling feelings without a real connection to deeper meaning to an integration of feelings, imagination and language that deepen awareness and supports emotional development.
g. why using imagery is a potent way of supporting children to process feelings - with very usable activities that ordinary people can use to great effect with their children or with the children with whom they work. Nicky has also achieved major commissions nationally and internationally in mural work and fine art.There are worksheets for many different feelings and emotions with useful guidelines on issues to raise with each each sheet which can be photocopied and used to build up a folder for the child/young person.
It helps to promote a new clarity of thought as a first step towards positive action and bring seemingly huge, unmanageble and insoluble problems into a new perspecitve.Also something that can be used as personal therapy to help you reflect on things in an interactive way. There are activities in this book that seem to be designed to completely break a client down emotionally before building them back up again. She is the principal artist at The London Art House and has illustrated over 20 books, which have been published in many countries. This revised and updated second edition also contains a new section on how to use the superbly emotive The Emotion Cards to facilitate deeper therapeutic conversations. incredibly simple to use a useful tool for stimulating in depth communication around important emotional issues.