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Play Therapy

At Ballarat Connect Care, we understand that children often communicate and process their emotions through play. That's why we offer specialised and compassionate play therapy services designed to help children overcome challenges, express their feelings, and thrive in a supportive environment.

What is Play Therapy?

Play therapy is a unique and evidence-based approach that allows children to explore, process, and heal through the language of play. In our safe and nurturing space, we encourage children to use toys, art, and creative activities to express themselves, build resilience, and develop essential life skills.

Benefits of Play Therapy

  • Emotional Expression: Children often find it challenging to articulate their feelings. Play therapy offers a non-verbal channel to express emotions and experiences.

  • Problem-Solving: Through play, children learn to resolve conflicts, make decisions, and develop problem-solving skills that will serve them well in the future.

  • Self-Esteem: Our play therapy sessions promote self-esteem and self-confidence, helping children develop a positive self-image.

  • Trauma Healing: For children who have experienced trauma, play therapy can be an effective tool to process and heal from difficult experiences.

  • Anxiety and Stress Reduction: Play therapy provides a relaxing and enjoyable way for children to manage anxiety and stress.

Is Play Therapy Right for Your Child?

Play therapy is suitable for children of all ages, and it can address a wide range of issues, including behavioral challenges, anxiety, depression, trauma, and adjustment difficulties. If you're concerned about your child's emotional well-being, our play therapists are here to support and guide them toward a brighter, happier future.

Your child's emotional well-being is our top priority. Contact us today to schedule a consultation and learn more about how play therapy can make a positive impact in your child's life. Together, we can help your child grow, heal, and thrive.

Our Expert Play Therapists

Our team of dedicated and certified play therapists have a deep understanding of child development, emotional needs, and the power of play. We create individualized therapy plans tailored to each child's unique strengths and challenges, ensuring a positive and transformative experience.

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Pricing & NDIS

Play Therapy Fees

Initial Meeting & Setup (60-90 Minutes) - $180

Play Therapy Session: All inclusive package. 60 Minute therapy session with follow up wellness check - $150

If you’d like more information about our services, get in touch today.

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