Focusing and Calming Games & Activities for Children
Mindfulness Strategies and Activities to Help Children to Relax, Concentrate and Take Control.
Focus, mindfulness, relaxation and concentration are key elements of achieving emotional well-being, and are also important for a child's development of skills and abilities. Part One of this book covers the theoretical and practical background and illustrates how the capacity to calm oneself, focus attention and concentrate can help a child build specific skills and abilities and regulate themselves. Part Two is made up of games and activities that teach children how to develop these mindfulness and calming skills. The activities are suitable for use with groups and individual children aged 5-12, and can be adapted for children with specific attention and concentration difficulties and for older children.
Category:Mindfulness/Mind-Body Subcategory:Meditation/Stress Reduction Series:Art and Play Therapy Author:PLUMMER, DEBORAH M/ SERRU