To help people of any age deal more effectively with anger it helps to have a bag of hands-on items specifically designed for chilling out. Before angry feelings grow beyond our control each of us should have our own personal bag of touchable manipulatives we can pull out and use to help us calm down. Then we can think of better ways to cope or deal with the situation. This plan may consist of different strategies for different situations.
The Chill Out Bag contains an instruction manual and a collection of nine special props that can be helpful in different kinds of anger provoking situations:
*Tools for thinking, taking and writing* Sometimes simple is best. Here is a set of 12 visual metaphors, each with three questions on the back. These versatile paper tools will open doors to new conversations – super fast! Photocopy both side and use them in: counselling, workshops, self-care, goal setting, storytelling, classrooms, team building, supervision, creative writing ….anywhere meaningful conversations are important. What’s your message in a bottle? What’s your next step? What’s your bright idea? Is there an elephant in the room? Where are you heading? What’s you sparkling... More info
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