Play therapy is real therapy

Treatment
This week is National Play Therapy Week, a time when we celebrate and advocate for the use of play in working with children. While some people may be familiar with the idea of play therapy, it can be a mystery to others.  After play therapy sessions, I’ve had several parents…
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Welcome to National Play Therapy Week

Treatment
The week of February 2 is set aside as National Play Therapy Week — a time we celebrate the importance of play for children and families and honor the work done by therapists as they promote children’s health. At Tanager Place, we use play every day because of its benefits…
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Tanager Place 2020 Gala slated for March 28

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Cruise through the decades with Tanager Place and be part of a legacy for our community’s children. Experience the passage of time through special appearances by Duffy’s cars, photo opportunities, food and entertainment. All proceeds from the 2020 Gala benefit Tanager Place. Registration link and additional details coming soon!
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Tanager Place launches #31DaysOfGiving

Contribute
Starting today, Tanager Place is launching a holiday video series highlighting our volunteers, staff members and supporters. All of the community members featured have been asked to provide a video message on social media describing why they believe Tanager Place is important — to the children and families we serve,…
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#TanagerTalks begins with ‘Angst’ documentary

Calendar, Education
Tanager Place is offering two special free screenings of the acclaimed IndieFlix documentary “Angst,” which offers a unique perspective of childhood anxiety. The screenings will take place at the Cedar Rapids Public Library on Monday, Dec. 9, and Tuesday, Dec. 10, and will be followed by community discussion. Participants are…
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