Directions for the Self-Healing Sand Tray Therapy Activity One are Below:
Note:This may take up to a week or more to complete your sand tray for sand tray therapy self-healing. It is up to you!
Materials for Self-Healing Sand Tray Therapy:
Miniature Sand Tray (Plastic, Wood, Clay, or Glass)
Assorted Miniatures of Choice
How to do Self-Healing Sand Tray Therapy:
1. Create your miniature sand tray. Fill it with clean play sand and use a feather to stroke the sand. Touch the sand and let it calm you. You are beginning the bonding process of your sand tray.
2. Look around your home for items that could be used as miniatures.
3. Take time to add things that have meaning to your miniature sand tray.
4. Spend a week or more adding items to your tray. Don’t overthink this process. Just add, or take away anything you like.
5. Take a nature walk and pick up anything you would like to add to your sand tray.
6. Visit the Dollar Store, or Walmart. Start to gather miniatures or tokens. Add items and take away items at your leisure.
7. Look through magazines or clip art during the week. Clip out pictures that speak to you. Add them to your sand tray.
8. Get to know your sand tray and spend at least ten minutes each day with it. You are beginning to collect your feelings in the sand tray.
9. Make a list of all the items you put in your sand tray from the first item to the last item.
10. List items you removed from your sand tray in the order that they were removed.
11. Once you feel you have completed your Self-Healing Sand Tray take a picture of it and give the tray a title or name. Log this in your computer.
12. Fill out the list below as you finish each session with your tray.
Items Added in Order:
Items Taken Away in Order:
Self-Healing in Sand Tray Therapy Page Five
Step By Step Therapy:
Learn how to be a more Creative Therapist with the Book that started it all!
- Graduate School Counseling book used by hundreds of graduate counseling students!
- Includes full color reproducible worksheets with most activities.
- Winner of the Counselor Writer of the Year Award, 2011, Georgia Regional Award
Download Your Copy Today Only $39.95:
Get your complete set of the Creative Counseling 101.com eBooks by Dr. Michelle Stangline for only $98.95, that's only $25.00 per eBook (Regular Price is $39.95 for each eBook.).
Your complete set includes:
- Creative Counseling 101
- Creative Group Counseling 101
- Creative Play Therapy 101
- Creative Sand Tray 101
For more information click the link below:
Art Therapy 101 eBook
Over 300 pages of Art Therapy activities and techniques. Learn what I teach graduate counseling students!
See the link below for more information.
Only $39.95Art Therapy 101 eBook for Sale Link
See More Invividual eBooks For Sale:
Sand Tray Therapy 101 eBook:
Learn how to do Sand Tray Therapy or enhance your skills.
Play Therapy 101 eBook
Learn how to do play therapy or enhance your skills.
Small Group Counseling eBook For Sale:
Learn how to do creative group therapy and enhance your skills.
School Counselor Guidance Lesson & Social Stories eBook for sale:
Get a year's worth of school counselor guidance lessons with "Creative Warm & Fuzzy Classroom Guidance Lessons eBook". Introduce your students to the "Warm & Fuzzy Way". Click the link below for more information: