Who can play therapy help?

Research has found Play Therapy to be beneficial for every child and can be used as a preventative measure. It helps children make sense of their world, reaching their full potential while developing resilience and emotional intelligence. Possible referral issues include:

  • Emotional or behavioural issues
  • Communication difficulties
  • Delayed or uneven development
  • Learning difficulties
  • Relationship difficulties
  • Family Disruptions such as illness or divorce
  • Trauma
  • Bereavement or loss
  • Abuse or neglect
  • Chronic illness/hospitalisation
  • Bonding and attachment issues
  • Fostering, adoption and identity issues.
  • ADD, ADHD, Autism
  • Elective Mutism
  • Anxiety
  • Bullying
  • Low Self-Esteem
  • Poor play skills

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