Young children are not sufficiently developed to express themselves fully through speech, they communicate most effectively through play (where they can act out their experiences and feelings).
Play Therapy is a specialized form of counselling designed for children, where the toys act as the child’s words and the child does not feel threatened or interrogated.
• Low self-esteem
• Friendship difficulties
• Aggression and challenging behaviour
• Anxiety and depression
• Bereavement and loss
• Worries about chronic health issues and toileting
• Trauma and abuse
• Attachment difficulties