Three Reasons Why Play Therapy Games Are Helpful for Young Children

Written by Continuing Education on June 8, 2017. Posted in Benefits of therapy card games, Sand tray miniatures, Sandplay therapy

Types of child therapy toys

Play therapy games are not just limited to daycare, but can also be used in school, at home, and with a child?s therapist. While play therapy toys are commonly used for toddlers of three years to children as old as twelve, they are actually helpful for any age, including adults. Many people, from therapists to parents, might not be aware of the benefits offered with child play therapy toys. Here are three benefits of using them.

Play Therapy Allows Children to Communicate Through Their Imagination and in Non-Verbal Ways

Some children might feel self-conscious about communicating verbally. For almost 100 years, play therapy games hav