“Cool Down Basket”

I began to develop this idea 2 years ago after I received a basket full of Christmas goodies and had no foreseeable use for the basket.  So the “Cool Down Basket” was born!  As an Outpatient Therapist, I regularly meet with people who are anxious in my office and need something to take the edgeContinue reading ““Cool Down Basket””

Social Skills Group for Children 6-10 Fall 2013

Katie Overcash will be facilitating an ongoing Social Skills group for boys and girls ages 6 – 10 starting in Fall 2013.  Please fill out the form if interested in receiving information about the group once it is released.  Details are not confirmed about the group as far as length of time, day of theContinue reading “Social Skills Group for Children 6-10 Fall 2013”

Overcoming Self-Injury for Adolescent Girls 12 – 17 Agenda

June 18th – Taking the First Steps During this session, we will discuss the facts of self-injury and your motivation to overcome self-injurious behaviors. July 2nd – Building Healthy Relationships During this group, we will discuss using the internet as a way to connect with others who self-injure.  We will also discus talking with thoseContinue reading “Overcoming Self-Injury for Adolescent Girls 12 – 17 Agenda”

2013 Confident Girls Summer Camp for Adolescents 11 – 14

It is so important for young girls to be confident in themselves and develop a healthy body image, especially with the ever-changing societal pressures, social media images, and access to technology.  This “Confident Girls” group for adolescents 11 to 14 will assist girls in enhancing their  self-esteem and address topics including: expressing feelings, decision-making, conflictContinue reading “2013 Confident Girls Summer Camp for Adolescents 11 – 14”

2013 Social Skills Summer Camp for Boys 11 – 14

Social Skills are imperative during the adolescent years due to increased contact with peers and as training for adulthood.  Some adolescents need extra assistance and practice of these important life skills.  Social Skills for adolescent boys 11 to 14 will focus on the following areas; dealing with feelings, communication, teamwork, decision-making, goal-setting, self-control, making andContinue reading “2013 Social Skills Summer Camp for Boys 11 – 14”