This "Worry Tree" is a poster I would love to hang in my classroom. It is a resource I think students could refer to, when needed, to help them regulate their emotions and deal with their "problems" in an effective way. Eventually, they will be able to follow this process on their own, and develop their emotional competence - which is an important skill that underlies positive mental health (Reinke et al., 2011).
Mental illness is often thought of only as an adult concern. But about half of mental illnesses begin to reveal themselves in childhood. What is the state of children’s mental health and how is it different from that of adults?
Cognitive behavioral interventions for children with ASD need to be visual, engaging and fine-tuned to the particular needs of kids on the spectrum. Here are eight activities for mental health professionals, teachers and SLP's. Tags: autism, asperger's, social skills games, cognitive behavioral therapy. This was pinned by pinterest.com/joelshaul/ Follow all our boards.