Play Therapy

Therapy for children aged 3-12 years

We offer play therapy for children in the Timmins area. Play therapy is for kids ages 3 to 12 and is a therapeutic approach used to support kids in freely expressing their thoughts and emotions. Therapeutic play can be used to help children with social, emotional and academic difficulties, behavioural issues, and disorders such as:

 

  • anxiety, depression and sadness
  • aggression and anger
  • learning disabilities
  • ADHD
  • ODD
  • bullying
  • grief & loss
  • emotional abuse and neglect
  • physical and sexual abuse
  • self-esteem

In-person & Secure Video Sessions Available

√ No Downloads  √ No Account  √ HIPAA Compliant

Child and youth therapy in timmins

Benefits of Play Therapy

Play therapy can be beneficial for children who have experienced or witnessed stressful events, major life changes such as serious illness, adoption, domestic violence, divorce, trauma, or loss of a close family member.

Play therapy incorporates free play, directive play, role play, drawing and storytelling. Some tools include sandbox with miniature figurines, art materials, dolls, puppets, indoor sports equipment, and Play-Doh to support with emotional expression.

It all starts with the first step. Get in touch.

Together, let’s create a thriving, balanced life for you and your family.

Contact Us

Please call to book an appointment or ask about services, fees, and scheduling. Offering evening and weekend appointments.

705-221-7567

192 Third ave, Timmins, ON