Play Therapists Technique: Have Play Therapy Clients Make a World: Under the Sea

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Play Therapist Technique:Play Therapy Miniature World Under the Sea

Play Therapist Technique:Play Therapy Miniature World Under the Sea

When I hear the word “under” in a play therapy counseling context, I think of emotions or feelings that are buried. Given that perspective, I chose to do my “Under the Sea” play therapy assignment to reflect some of the feelings that I had buried over the course of the week.
I chose various pictures that reflect fun, bliss, chaos, alone, bored and stuck. Fun was placed near the top because that is the feeling that I most want to surface feelings. I placed “bliss” under my picture in hopes that it will bubble up to the top. Recognizing these feelings are only for a moment, the water I drew was very choppy. As quickly as I feel one emotion, I can feel something else.
This play therapy exercise was a bit challenging because of my lack of knowledge on sea life but I found it as a great tool to bring feelings to the surface, or in this case, the shore so that they can be processed.

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