Culane House Hotel 9 Hermitage Place Leith Links Edinburgh EH6 8AF Scotland UK Email: [email protected] House uk Tel UK: 01 Fax UK: 01 Tel Int’l: 0044 1 Fax Int’l: 0044 1 For Directions click on the marker in the map and type in your Address: Travelling to Edinburgh Major Airport and Airline Links Edinburgh Airport British Airways British Midland Easy Jet Ryan Air East and West Coast Train Operators GNER (until December 07) National Express (from 09/12/07) Virgin Trains Scot Rail Go to the east end of Princes Street, down Leith Street and Leith Walk, turn right into Duke Street. Where the Leith Links Park will be on the left and Culane House Hotel is along on the right.
or cross over on to Princess Street and take bus number 12 or 25 to Leith Links Park – we are facing the park.
If a child gets hurt because they were doing something dangerous or inappropriate, they already learned their lesson.
It is wasted words to try to express a rule when a child is upset, as they focus on one thing at a time.
I realize that using Play Therapy based language is a learned and practiced skill that requires time and effort, so I thought it would be helpful to share ten commonly used phrases parents say to their kids.
I will also give the Play Therapy based alternative with a short explanation of why it is more effective.
“Do you choose to tell (Mom) what happened, or choose for me to tell her with you there to make sure that I explain it correctly?
If a child is coloring the grass purple, it is easy to tell them it must be green.Parents tend to want control all of the time, and it takes work to allow kids to have freedom to do what they choose.Of course, there will be times when a task must be completed in a certain fashion (homework, etc.).Then first left at small roundabout (outside Queen Margaret College) into Leith Links, where, the park is on the left, we are located half way along the road on the right. When I think about all of the phrases, anecdotes, and sayings about the power of the spoken word I am reminded of how I changed my way of communicating with children upon learning Play Therapy principles.