What is Ecoplay?
Ecoplay is an eight-session online program that trains parents how to do Ecoplay with their children. Each session is designed to give parents and their children the opportunity for experiential activities outdoors that combine mindfulness, ecopsychology and the skills of family resilience and play therapy.
How does Ecoplay Training Work?
Ecoplay is an eight-session program that teaches parents how to use the healing powers of mindfulness and nature to help their children. The classes meet once per week, starting in June 2018, for eight weeks. Classes are generally held in outdoor settings on hiking trails near Table Rock, in north Greenville County, South Carolina.
How Can Ecoplay Help My Child?
Ecoplay is about reconnecting to nature, and reconnecting to your children. It is a relationship-based program that utilizes the skills of mindfulness and the power of nature to facilitate change. This positive parenting model teaches parents how to play with their children in an outdoor setting in ways that allow children to build confidence and resilience while having fun!
A large and growing body of research has demonstrated nature’s power to heal and facilitate growth. Ecoplay allows you to tap into this power to build resiliency and well-being in your family and in your relationships to your children and to nature.
The course consists of eight sessions:
Session 1: Intro to Ecoplay
Session 2: Compassion
Session 3: Communication
Session 4: Control
Session 5: Choices
Session 6: Consequences
Session 7: Consistency
Session 8: Confidence
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