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The world according to you. Deep Speak is a set of 120 questions like these, each with its own beautifully designed card, plus a 32-page booklet of suggestions to explore the transformational power of simple questions.
A Patchwork Life
A Patchwork Life is designed to inspire the conversations, storytelling and creativity of women of all ages. The 40 cards (with stickers included) are rich in narrative and imaginative possibilities, and can be used to reflect on thoughts and feelings, relationships and the stuff that matters.
Age of Adventure
Age of Adventure is a photograpy-based set of cards depicting adventurous older Australians living their lives to the full. It is versatile and clever enough to operate as a speech therapy tool, a conversation prompt, a challenge to sterotyping of older community members and an acknowledgement that life isnt over until its over. Published by Innovative Resources in 2008, Booklet Author: Judi Fisher, Design: Billington Prideaux Partnership, 50 laminated, full-colour photographic cards, 150 x 150mm, full-colour polypropylene box, 36-page booklet.
The absolute classic for talking about feelings. Talking about feelings is one of the cornerstones of emotional literacy. Here are 48 colourful, loveable cartoon characters - happy, sad, confident, afraid, shy, energetic, tired, noisy, caring, grumpy, and... you decide!
Can Do Dinosaurs
Its never too soon to begin nurturing life skills and building self-esteem. These engaging, easy-to-use skill-building cards are aimed at 3 to 7-year-olds. The bright, quirky cartoons will inspire great conversations and an I can attitude in little people. Minimal text builds literacy without excluding pre-literate children. Adults will love these quirky dinosaur characters too! 24 full-colour laminated cards, 210 x 148mm, full-colour polypropylene box, fold-out wall frieze with suggested uses 840 x 148mm. Illustrated by Kate Northover.
Cars 'R' Us
Inspired by Choice Theory, Reality Therapy and incorporating strengths - based ideas, Cars R Us is a conversation - building tool ideal for exploring feelings, responses and articulating goals. Perfect for anyone wanting to engage boys or men in important conversations. For those familiar with Glassers work this is a hands - on tool that includes all the car - based metaphors Choice Theorists find so useful. The set consists of 52 brilliant cartoon - illustrated Fleet cards, 16 Know Your Vehicle cards, 10 Thinking Bubbles, one Journey Planner and an Owners Manual. Cars R Us poses questions we can all use to ensure were in the drivers seat of our own car, with a tank full of fuel, a well - tuned engine, an effective map of our journey, and a safe set of tyres.
Change by Design
The strengths of shared leadership. Change by Design uses questions to challenge us to think about how we can enact shared leadership in our groups, teams, organisations and companies.
The original, and some say, the single truly indispensable resource. The first resource produced by Innovative Resources and used by thousands of family workers, teachers, counsellors, trainers and parents worldwide. This set of 48 cards or stickers combines simple, positive words with light-hearted graphics to reinforce the important principle that we all have strengths.
Growing Well Kit
Growing Well cards and checklist pads are built around key statements that research has shown are important indicators of mental health and balance. Accompanying each statement is a 'scale' using simple illustrations of a seed growing into a tree. A user checks the box that is relevant to them. In this way the scale can be used to notice change and describe growth--even when words seem inadequate.
Inside Out - a journalling kit
Journalling techniques for a rich journalling practice. Journalling is a powerfully creative way to "name" our feelings, tell our stories and navigate life's ups and downs. Here is a boxed set of 32 full-colour, gate-folded cards designed to stand upright on a desk.
Exploring friendships and building social skills What are the characteristics of real friendships? Here is a set of 32 colourful, light-hearted cards (also available as stickers or as a colouring book) to help us learn how to build and celebrate our friendships.
My Feelings kit is a set of cards and activity sheets for assisting children to identify, draw, talk about and understand the importance of emotions and body signals in building protective behaviours. Delightful watercolour illustrations are the main aspect of the minimalist dual language cards (English/Spanish).
Harness the power of questions. The right question at the right time can stop our negative thought patterns in their tracks. Suddenly, we see optimistic possibilities.
Our Scrapbook of Strengths
Ideal for family and group work Each of these 42 cards presents a powerful window into the characteristics of strong families, groups and communities.
Looking for inspiring, evocative, high - quality, text - free images? These 75 original, diverse and eclectic photographs offer opportunities for people of all ages to reflect on their experiences. Here is a powerful conversation - stimulant for oiling the juice of imagination, memory and emotions.Some of these full - colour images are poignant, some are heart - warming and others are tinged with humour. This highly interpretive tool can open up conversations, storytelling and creative writing about feelings, goals, and points of view.
Essential for anyone working with adolescents. Yes! The right visual edge for adolescents! A set of 32 cards or stickers using street and techno style, computer enhanced photography for encouraging adolescents to explore their lives. What do I think? What do I feel? What is important to me? Where am I heading?
Respect and Justice
If you are serious about working towards a more just society here is a set of cards to inspire discussion and debate. Topics and questions address personal and corporate responsibility in the face of constraint, discrimination and disadvantage. They also challenge us to create conditions that build hope, respect and fairness. Published by Innovative Resources 2008. 30 laminated, full-colour cards, 105 x 65mm, transparent polypropylene box folds back to make a stand, 30-page booklet.
Shadows and Deeper Shadows
For trauma counselling, narrative work and creative writing. New Edition. Shadows is an emotionally charged set of 48 watercolour images. This resource acknowledges that pain and suffering (such as grief, loneliness, depression, loss and violence) often need to be 'storied' before resolution is possible.
Signposts - Reflecting on our lived experience of soulfulness Signposts is a set of 48 cards based on original photographs for building conversations about meaning, spirituality, connectedness and transformation.
Educators, trainers and human resource managers, this one's for you! At last! A tool that explores the different, and often surprising, ways in which people learn. This set of 32 cards or stickers is a highly creative tool for anyone who facilitates learning and development.
Stones...have feelings too!
For building a "feelings" vocabulary. Describing feelings is at the heart of emotional literacy and therapeutic work. Meet 52 happy, sad, afraid, shy, joyful and just plain outrageous stone characters. Each card features a delightful stone character brimming with personality and wearing a different expression.
Strength Cards for Kids
Developing self-esteem and emotional intelligence. A set of 40 cards or stickers with practical, positive, affirming statements and fun-loving cartoon-style graphics, designed for children. So why do adults like them so much?
Strengths in Teams
Building strong, cohesive teams or workgroups. Developed in conjunction with leading sports psychologists, this set of 28 laminated cards can be used to explore the qualities of effective teamwork and leadership.
Ups and Downs
A text-free tool that uses evocative, vivid, thought-provoking images. Talk about feelings. Talk about strengths. Talk about life's joys and struggles. Ideal for men and boys: great for everyone--from age 4 to 100.
A set of 26 colourful, alphabetised cards providing creative and fun ways of saying, 'Well done!' to the children you live or work with.
HOT TOPICS - Wednesday Nights
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DBT (Dialectical Behaviour Therapy)
This 24 week program is designed for adults who have difficulties with emotions, relationships, impulsivity, self harm, suicidal behaviours, substance use or other problems that come from difficulties with controlling emotions.
A fun and innovative 6 week program (for children aged 8-12 years) which aims to help them learn a more optimistic style of thinking.
Parenting Post Separation
A 2 week program which aims to equip parents with tools to guide their children through the adjustment to their separation.
Mindfulness and Schema Therapy
This 10 week program is designed for adults who are experiencing depression, anxiety, relationship or anger issues. Perfectionists would also benefit.
Retrain Your Brain - to overcome anxiety
A 4 week program, with follow up, for adults who have difficulty maintaining optimism through anxious or negative thinking.
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Link3d Up - Resilience building program for adolescents
LINK3D Up is a creative and interactive 5 week group program for adolescents, 13 - 16 years, that will teach resilience skills vital for negotiating the teenage years
Connect-3 SYDNEY- Resilience building program for children
Connect-3 is an innovative 5 week group program for building resilience in 8 to 12 year olds.
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