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NOTICE: COVID-19 Procedures for Clients

Thursday, February 25th, 2021

IMPORTANT MUST READ NOTICE REGARDING UPDATED COVID-19 PROCEDURES.

Sioux Falls Psychological Services and River Counseling Services, continue to monitor the situation surrounding COVID-19.  Provided is an update about the continued efforts we are taking at our offices.  We highly value the health and safety of our clients, our staff, and our families.  PLEASE CLICK “READ MORE” TO REVIEW THE NEW PROCEDURES THAT ARE EFFECTIVE IMMEDIATELY.

The Restorative Dynamic of Play: Pt. 3

Monday, February 22nd, 2021

Last time, we explored play therapy including the unique nature of play therapy and its appropriate use for children’s mental health treatment. I discussed toys, therapist credentials, play therapy modalities, and therapist roles. Play therapy is an age-appropriate, intentional, and developmentally relevant treatment for children. Part 2 focuses on another treatment option for children called Theraplay┬«.

The Restorative Dynamic of Play: Pt. 2

Sunday, February 14th, 2021

Last week, we explored play therapy in part 1 of this article, including the unique nature of play therapy and its appropriate use for children’s mental health treatment. Part 2 focuses on another treatment option for children called Theraplay┬«

The Restorative Dynamic of Play, Pt. 1

Sunday, February 7th, 2021

Sometimes children have difficulty understanding or adjusting to challenging life situations. It can be highly frustrating and worrisome for parents/caregivers too. Your child may need a skilled and trained therapist who has expert understanding of child therapy. This two-part article explains two types of play used to assist a child.