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  • 101 Mindful Arts-Based Activities to Get Children and Adolescents Talking: Working with Severe Trauma, Abuse and Neglect Using Found and Everyday Objects

    101 Mindful Arts-Based Activities to Get Children and Adolescents Talking: Working with Severe Trauma, Abuse and Neglect Using Found and Everyday Objects

    by Dawn D'Amico

    Many children who have experienced serious trauma are withdrawn and closed off, making it difficult to engage with them in therapy effectively. This book offers a compendium of therapeutic activities that will help children who have endured painful abuse to open up, so that they can learn to express their feelings and therapy can be directed towards their individual needs. From useful techniques for bridging memory gaps to using masks for self-expression, the innovative activities use mindfulness, art and play to help children feel relaxed and responsive. The activities require...

  • Aboriginal Narrative Practice: Honouring Storylines Of Pride, Strength And Creativity

    Aboriginal Narrative Practice: Honouring Storylines Of Pride, Strength And Creativity

    This book shares stories of creative inventions by Aboriginal narrative therapists and community workers, including the ‘Shame Mat’, the ‘Language Tree of Life’, ‘Conversations with Lateral Violence’, and ‘Narrative community gatherings’. These significant innovations are expanding the field of narrative practice, not only in relation to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander contexts, but also across cultures and internationally. Significantly, this book also illustrates how narrative practices are being used by Aboriginal communities to decolonise identity stories, to move beyond mental health labels, and to step out of missionary rules and closets of shame. In...

  • Acceptance and Commitment Therapy: The Process and Practice of Mindful Change 2ed

    Acceptance and Commitment Therapy: The Process and Practice of Mindful Change 2ed

    by Steven Hayes

    Since the original publication of this seminal work, acceptance and commitment therapy (ACT) has come into its own as a widely practiced approach to helping people change. This book provides the definitive statement of ACT—from conceptual and empirical foundations to clinical techniques—written by its originators. ACT is based on the idea that psychological rigidity is a root cause of a wide range of clinical problems. The authors describe effective, innovative ways to cultivate psychological flexibility by detecting and targeting six key processes: defusion, acceptance, attention to the present moment, self-awareness, values,...

  • Affirmation Cards: Desiderata

    Affirmation Cards: Desiderata

    by Affirmations

    A gift box containing 24 quotations for living an inspired life, featuring gorgeous illustrations by Australian artist Cate Edwards Brand new pack! You are a child of the universe *Some examples are:* If you compare yourself with others, you may become vain and bitter Take kindly the counsel of the years: gracefully surrendering the things of youth Many fears are born of fatigue and loneliness You are a child of the universe, no less that the trees and the stars You have a right to be here and whether...

  • Affirmation Cards: Jewels of Wisdom

    Affirmation Cards: Jewels of Wisdom

    by Affirmations

    A gift box containing 24 uplifting messages. This little Affirmations pack Features vibrant macro photography and inspiring words from some of the wisest writers of all time. Let these evocative words align your body, mind and soul. *Some examples are:* Whatever you can do or dream, you can, begin it – John Anster Very little is needed to make a happy life: it is all within yourself: in your way of thinking – Marcus Aurelius The secrets of health for both mind and body is not to mourn for...

  • Affirmation Cards: Whispering Angels

    Affirmation Cards: Whispering Angels

    by Affirmations

    A gift box containing 24 messages of guidance from the angels. Ethereal imagery and uplifting quotations about guidance in your life and recognising the angels you encounter every day. *Some examples are:* Angels fly because they take themselves lightly. Angels are often silent, but they are listening to every thought that stirs your soul. Listen closely; you can hear the soft rustle of wings. Your angel is protecting you. Angels exist but sometimes, since they don’t all have wings, we call them friends. Remember that angels are always with you....

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