Cope-cake activity- part of a coping skills activity packet. Make a small cupcake or a large cupcake. Helps children identify their social supports and coping skills (including positive self-talk) through a fun game.
Coping skills worksheet - advice on how we can help ourselves cope during such difficult times, across six different aspects of our lives. This offers a very balanced look with the helpful pros and cons list of each skill.
This chart is very simple. It lists several coping skills (self-management, self-regulation) that you can teach to your students. They are extremely useful ways for students to calm themselves down without making noise or getting out of their seats.
Time: 5 minutes (beginning or end of treatment) Contraindications: clients with a cognitive impairment, clients with difficulty sustaining attention OT Goal: Encourage client to return to reality, increase attention to task, decrease stress/anxiety