We’re part of a larger community of psychotherapists, but also secondarily, community members, neighbours, friends, colleagues, and supporters of health and wellness for all Manitobans. We're always learning and coming across discoveries and discussions that we think could also prove of interest to our Oak Tree Therapy family. We’ll use this space to share our thoughts with you. Feel free to read through the topics that appeal to you, pass them along to others you think may benefit from their content, and let us know if there are any other subjects or issues you think we should cover in this space.

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Gardeners of the Children

June 12, 2024
For some time now, experts in working with children have held to the concept that we are wired for growth and healing, for self-righting and resuming impeded growth (Eigen, 1981;...

Mindfully Asleep

June 12, 2024
As a therapist I’m often asked to work with people struggling with all sorts of life challenges and personal issues that they feel helplessly overwhelmed by. Often therapists (like myself)...

Benefits of Play Therapy

May 31, 2020
Play therapy was developed early in the 20th century as a way for psychiatrists, psychotherapists, teachers, and other childcare professionals to help young children positively and productively handle a wide...

Get Outside and Play!

May 24, 2020
Spring is a wonderful time of the year to be outside – flowers are blooming, trees are blossoming, daylight hours are longer, and the weather is quite pleasant for being...

Coming Soon

May 17, 2020
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