Play therapy is a form of counseling or psychotherapy that uses play to assess, prevent, or treat psychosocial challenges. Although play therapy can be used with adults, it’s most commonly used with children.
From the outside, play therapy looks like it's just about having fun with toys. However, research shows play therapy is effective in treating a variety of mental health issues and behavior disorders.
Original Article Source Credits: Verywell Family , https://www.verywellfamily.com/
Article Written By: Amy Morin, LCSW
Original Article Posted on: December 31, 2020
Link to Original Article: https://www.verywellfamily.com/what-is-play-therapy-4175560