Practice to make a difference.

Parenting Patchwork Treasure Deck: A Creative Tool for Assessments, Interventions, and Strengthening Relationships with Parents, Carers, and Children

This versatile deck features 100 colourful cards and a detailed instruction manual. Developed by Dr. Karen Treisman for professionals working with parents, carers and families, it is a proven, easy to use tool to help explore relationships and aid assessments and interventions.

The deck is designed to be comprehensive and adaptable, covering child-parent/carer relationships; parenting experiences; parenting capacity; trauma; and childhood development.

The cards are split into three different categories and are differentiated by different coloured backs: purple green and blue. The different card types can be used separately or together.

The purple backed cards contacting a range of developmental experiences and skills needed to support optimal child development, for example, eye contact, play and attuned parenting. These purple backed cards are needed for the parenting patchwork exercises: however, they can also be used in a range of other activities.

The green backed cards – these are specifically for use when undertaking the parenting patchwork exercise: They are questions to reflect, enrich and expand on the parenting patchwork exercise. (e.g. what type of patchwork did …(child or parent’s name) have wrapped around them?

The blue backed cards – several elicit answers to such questions, as “How would you describe your child’s personality in three words?” which can be used separately or together with the green and purple cards.

Included a 46-page instruction booklet detailing use and exercises.

100 cards. 5.51in x 4.02in / 140mm x 102mm

Author Bio:

Dr. Karen Treisman is a specialist clinical psychologist, trainer, and author, working in London, UK. Karen is also the Director of Safe Hands and Thinking Minds Training and Consultancy services.

Parenting Patchwork Treasure Deck: A Creative Tool for Assessments, Interventions, and Strengthening Relationships with Parents, Carers, and Children

Author: Karen Treisman

$52.99 Add to Cart

Customers who Purchased this item also purchased

  • Mood Dude: Feelings Playing Cards

    Mood Dude: Feelings Playing Cards

    Use these cards as a processing tool or use them like a regular deck of cards to play games with.  Participants become familiar with 30 different feelings as they play these fun card games. GoFeelings (Go Fish)  Frustrated (Old Maid) Concentration Bingo.  Feeling-0. Crazy 8's, Snap. Beggar My Neighbour. Twenty One (21) Slapjack. Rummy.  1. Spread the cards out in front of your group and ask them to pick a feeling flashcard that would best describe a feeling that had during the game/program.  2. Ask participants to pick... More info

    $23.00 Add to Cart
  • Tell Me More In a Jar® SEL Conversation Starters

    Tell Me More In a Jar® SEL Conversation Starters

    by Free Spirit

    Get the young people in your life thinking, talking and reflecting about social and emotional learning Use your in a jar® cards for: Conversation starters Warm-ups and icebreakers Writing and discussion prompts Skits or roleplays Thought or activity of the day Reinforcing SEL Supporting students’ positive personal development Fun at home, in school and on long car rides *Interest Level: *Ages 8 & up *Includes:* 101 cards, 3" recyclable plastic screw-top jar *Samples* Tell me about a time you were patient When do you find it difficult... More info

    $18.95 Add to Cart
  • Let's Talk Assertiveness

    Let's Talk Assertiveness

    by Sue Nicholls

    *Let’s Talk: Assertiveness is a card game to improve communication and confidence.* It is an adaptable resource, designed for use as a 5-minute ice breaker, in a one-hour discussion, or in a series of more detailed workshop sessions. It includes information on assertiveness, including how to say no, making requests, making complaints, resolving conflict and receiving compliments. Let's Talk: Assertiveness can be used: With all ages With individuals or in small groups At home, school (e. g. PSHE, learning support), in youth work settings.  *Contents:* The cards are split into 6 sections: ... More info

    $47.99 Add to Cart