26 Calming Strategies for the Classroom

Back to school time can be a wonderful, exciting time for some students and a frustrating, new experience for other students.  School based therapists can help students develop strategies from a sensory motor perspective to remain calm when they get angry or frustrated  A new, huge collection of visual images that includes 26 calming strategies […]

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5 Free Printables to Help Children Calm Down

Here are 5 free printables to help children to calm down: 1.  All About Staying Calm Glyph:  A glyph is a symbol or code that conveys information nonverbally. The student follows the directions to color and draw a visual representation of the his/her information. Students can then analyze the completed glyphs and compare everyone’s information/preferences. […]

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3 Simple Mandalas to Color to Help Relieve Stress – Free!

Mandala means “circle” or “center.” Coloring mandalas can help to encourage relaxation, relieve stress, facilitate creativity and balance the body.  Here are three simple mandalas to color to help to calm the body.  They are perfect to add to a quiet corner or calm down kit in the classroom. Check out Yoga Cards at http://yourtherapysource.com/yogacards.html […]