The Benefits

The benefits of Play Therapy are:

These benefits eventually will be filtered into the child’s everyday life, once they have rehearsed and repeated certain play, rewiring their brain to think differently.

  • Play Therapy helps children to communicate experiences that they may have had that they are unable to vocalise, which is the power of play
  • Play Therapy encourages imagination and creativity.
  • Play Therapy increases confidence and concentration abilities.
  • Play Therapy helps children’s communication skills, allowing them to make friends easier.
  • Play Therapy helps children to learn about their environment.
  • Play Therapy allows children to learn from their mistakes in a safe and controlled environment.
  • Play can be used to establish and build relationships
  • Play Therapy can be used when ‘talking therapy’ doesn’t work
  • Play Therapy helps children to make the right choices
  • Play Therapy helps to make the feelings more apparent to them and can be remuddled in the safety of the room.
  • Play Therapy helps children to learn self-control.