Welcome to

Healing Through Play

Signature 6 week Family Transformation Program

This 1:1 coaching program is designed to provide comprehensive support for intense children and their parents in an immersive 6 week signature program. Created for parents seeking to see their child more clearly and improve day to day family life. Learn through a combination of instruction, interactive child and parent play sessions, and regular parent check-ins. Parents will gain invaluable insights, hands on parenting skills training, and
tools that make daily life fun and connected AGAIN!

Program Details

In 6 weeks we will meet for a 1.5-hour Parenting Essentials session, 8 Coaching Sessions, and a special 6-week follow-up chat!

Discovery Call:

  • ​20-minute introductory call to understand the child's current situation and challenges.
  • ​Explore the impact of the child's behavior at home, school, and with friends.
  • ​Discuss previous strategies and interventions that have been tried.
  • ​Identify reasons for seeking coaching and define the desired outcomes for the child and family.
  • ​Share the "Seeing Your Intense Child More Clearly" parent resource guide.
  • ​Provide initial guidance based on the discovery call.

Mapping Your Parenting Path

  • ​This is your first step in your 6 week Parenting Path Journey.
  • ​A 1.5-hour session for parents only. We will add the kids later on in the immersive. This is your time to speak openly, sharing your challenges and hopes for your family.
  • ​You will receive coaching on the Nervous System of children and how to help build crucial executive skills.
  • ​You will learn what it takes to achieve parenting that is “Just Right” (not too soft, not too strict) and tools to use every day!
  • ​Learn tools such as visual routines and an assertive tone to reduce anxiety and frustration.

Parent and Child Play Coaching Sessions

  • ​​8 interactive online sessions (1 hour) conducted twice a week.
  • ​No special equipment needed, we can use what you already have in your child's toys and art supplies.
  • ​Experience sessions with guided coaching in real time enjoying collaborative artwork, listening exercises, and relationship-building games.
  • ​Explore challenges through play addressing sensory issues, emotional themes and relationships.
  • ​I will coach you in real time to increase regulation skills, nervous system awareness and regulation.
  • ​Increase coping skills, assertiveness, empathy, and conflict resolution.
  • ​Finally, focusing on integrating skills and saying goodbye in healthy ways.

Weekly Check-in Included

  • ​After every play session, we will meet to review progress.
  • ​Receive 1:1 ongoing guidance and support to continue to reinforce new skills.
  • ​Share your questions and wins!

6-Week Follow-Up

  • 6 weeks after the immersive we will catch up to review how it is going.
  • ​We will check in on continued progress and questions to keep you going!
  • ​I will offer targeted support and suggest what are the next best steps for you and your family. This piece is key!

Ongoing Support

  • ​You will have the opportunity to schedule additional sessions in short sets as the need arises to address new issues, ongoing challenges or to maintain progress.

Why an Immersive Program?

The program is designed for maximum impact and progress, leveraging frequent sessions and immersive experiences to support the child and parents.

Program Details

  • Duration: 6 week 
  • ​Included: 1.5 hour Parent Only Session “Mapping Your Parenting Path”
    8 Interactive Parent and Child Play sessions
    Follow-up parent chat with every coaching session
    Follow-up parent check in 6 weeks after completion
  • ​Format: 1:1 Online Coaching Session with Maria, The Play Therapist
  • ​Instructor: Maria Arias, a certified expert in child psychology and parenting techniques
  • Included Materials: Comprehensive Resource Guide

Total VALUE: $4900


Why Choose the The Playful Path?

The program structure is designed for maximum impact and progress, leveraging frequent sessions and immersive experiences to support the child and parents effectively.

Course outcomes

By participating in this coaching program, parents can expect to achieve these outcomes and create a positive, nurturing, and growth-oriented environment for their child and entire family

  • Enhanced Parenting Skills: Gain a deeper understanding of effective parenting techniques, including building executive skills, implementing visual routines, and using an assertive tone. Feel more confident in addressing challenging behaviors and guiding your child's development.
  • Improved Child Behavior: Witness positive changes in your child's behavior both at home and in social settings. Develop strategies to co-regulate their nervous system, cope with challenges, and engage in healthy interactions.
  • Stronger Parent-Child Connection: Foster a stronger bond with your child through interactive play sessions. Learn how to communicate better, practice empathy, and engage in collaborative activities that promote reciprocity and relationship-building.
  • Effective Conflict Resolution: Acquire tools to navigate conflicts and repair relationships after disagreements. Teach your child essential skills for assertiveness, empathy, and problem-solving, contributing to a more harmonious day to day family.
  • Enhanced Family Dynamics: Experience a true transformation in your family dynamics as you implement these new techniques and strategies. Create a positive and supportive atmosphere that encourages growth and understanding for all family members.
  • Confident Parenting: Feel more self-assured in your parenting role. Receive personalized guidance and support that empowers you to address challenges and make informed decisions about your child's well-being.
  • Applicable Techniques: Learn practical and actionable techniques that can be seamlessly integrated into your daily routines. Apply these tools to real-life situations, fostering consistent and lasting change.
  • ​Optimized Child Development: Support your child's holistic development, including cognitive, emotional, and social aspects. Help them acquire vital life skills that will serve as a foundation for their future growth and success.
  • Effective Nervous System Regulation: Equip your child with the skills to regulate their nervous system, manage stress, and navigate emotions, leading to improved emotional intelligence and resilience.
  • Empowered Parenting Approach: Embrace a proactive and informed approach to parenting. Gain the knowledge and tools to guide your child's development while nurturing their individuality and strengths.
  • Sustainable Progress: Benefit from a structured program that promotes rapid progress through immersive sessions, allowing for meaningful changes within a relatively short time frame.
  • Continued Support: Have the option to maintain an ongoing connection with Maria for continued guidance and support, ensuring sustained progress and the ability to address new challenges as they arise.

How to Get Started

Embarking on the Playful Path is a great decision that will give you lasting tools, real time coaching to practice skills and my personal support. To embark on this journey, simply follow the steps below:

1.Purchase the Session

Click here to secure your spot on The Playful Path: Therapeutic Parent Coaching Program 3-week immersive 1:1 Coaching with Maria, The Play Therapist.

2. Book Your Date

Once you've made your purchase, you'll be directed to our calendar where you can select the most convenient dates for your 1:1 The Playful Path Coaching Sessions.

3. Prepare for Growth

While you are prepping for your session please review Maria, The Play Therapist Resource Guide. See you soon!

Ready to take action?

Join me on The Playful Path: Therapeutic Parent Coaching Program. Click here to move on to the next step.