Examples of therapeutic life story practice

Positive and negative words
Positive and negative words

Helping children and young people identify with their internal working model

Sculpting
Sculpting

A way of exploring family relationships and dynamics.

What children need
What children need

Helping children and young people to think about what they need from their primary carers. Based on Maslows (1954) Hierarchy of need.

Me
Me

Working with the Internal Working model.

My body and me
My body and me

Helping to identify with physiological triggers in response to traumatic memories.

Self-esteem work
Self-esteem work

What I think about myself and what others think about me.

Cupcake of happiness
Cupcake of happiness

Helping to reinforce positive feelings.