Looking for fun, hands-on way to teach kids about coping skills?
The Coping Skills for Kids Flip Chart is a colorful, interactive tool that therapists and other professionals can use to help kids explore their coping style and learn to handle stress in safe and healthy ways. Fully illustrated with a variety of kid-friendly designs, this psychoeducational in-session tool turns learning into a dynamic and engaging skill-building experience.
Ideal for use with individuals, groups, classrooms, and families, this chart teaches kids how to work through even the trickiest of feelings by focusing on five core areas of coping:
Each intervention includes a full-color client-facing page and a corresponding therapist-facing page with guidance and tips to bring the interventions to life. What’s more, each client-facing page is on a dry-erase surface so you can use them over and over!
Janine Halloran, MA, LMHC, is a Licensed Mental Health Counselor with over 17 years of experience working with children, teens and their families. She is the founder and CEO of Coping Skills for Kids, where she creates and curates tools & resources to help adults teach kids healthy ways to deal with stress, anxiety and anger. She is the author of the Coping Skills for Kids Workbook: Over 75 Coping Strategies to Help Kids Deal with Stress, Anxiety and Anger (PESI, 2018) and Social Skills for Kids: Over 75 Fun Games & Activities for Building Better Relationships, Problem Solving & Improving Communication (PESI, 2018). She is an NBC Parent Toolkit Expert and has written articles featured on their blog. In addition, she has written for several other publications, including Hey Sigmund, Confident Families Confident Kids and Bay State Parent Magazine. She’s worked in a variety of settings, including schools, residential programs and outpatient mental health facilities. She is in private practice and offers consultation.