Grief Survival Kit

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And turned it into….

Grief Survival Kit

The Grief Survival Kits were created to hand out to terminating clients at the end of treatment to remind them of self-care skills.

grief survival kit

Bow and Arrow Support Activity

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bow and arrow pinterest

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Bow & Arrow Support Activity

Clients complete the Full or Empty Worksheet to provide insight into healthy and unhealthy relationships in their lives.  Then they create bow and arrows and decorate the bows.

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Bow & Arrow Support Activity 1

*Worksheet Reference:  Teen Talk -Grief Support Group” Good Samaritan Hospice, Puyallup, WA

 

Remembrance Plate Activity

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plate decorating pinterest

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Remembrance Plate Activity

Clients decorated their plates with memories of their loved ones.  Clients might draw pictures, write their loved ones favorite song lyrics, write poems, or their loved ones favorite recipe on the plate.  Facilitator tip:  Plates are extremely hot and are not able to go home with the client the day they bake.

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Holiday Hope Activity

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Holiday Hope Activity

For this activity, the clients completed sentence starters having them reflect on the past year and their hope for the coming year.  They then placed their sentence starters inside of their ornament and decorated the ornament.

ornament

ornament

 

Tree of Hope Activity

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Tree art pinterest

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Tree of Hope Activity

We created a tree for our Healing Hearts Club Camp and asked the participants to add a heart to the tree as a closing exercise each day.

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Cuddle Bug Activity

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cuddle bug pinterest

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Cuddle Bug Activity

Read the book “Water bugs & Dragonflies” by Doris Stickney with your client.  After reading the book, the client creates a cuddle bug to take home with them.

 

cuddle bug