Nature-based intervention for working with children: Using stones to process difficult material
Updated: Jun 14
We are aware of the wellness benefits of being connected with nature. However, at times, it can seem impossible to find a moment or a day to connect.
Bringing nature elements into the session can be used as a metaphor to help our clients to connect with their inner resources.
In this video, I share some ideas as to how to integrate stonework via telehealth to process difficult emotions, traumatic memories, symptoms, and grief.
In this video:
Using stones in therapy
Introducing the strategies
Processing the intervention
Examples Tools you will need
Ideas for when there are no stones available
Using what you already might have at home to process
Resources for sessions
You can use any brand or go to any store, this is just what I found at Michael's:
CraftSmart acrylic paint & pens
Elmer's Glue & water
**Please note that the information shared in this video is not a substitute for professional training or supervision**