A Divorce Program for Children
Individual or Small Group Sessions
A therapeutic and educational program designed for children coping with separation
and divorce. The program is run by Dr. Peg Dunn-Snow,a Licensed & Certified Art Therapist and Mental Health Counselor
and Exceptional Student Education Teacher.
Based on the
popular children’s book by Laurene Krasny Brown and Marc Brown, Dinosaurs Divorce, A Guide for Changing Families, psycho-educational
groups will be offered for children, at The Cadenza Center for Psychotherapy and the Arts.
This Art Therapy-based Program will run for 6 consecutive weeks. Children can participate in the program
during individual sessions or small groups Each week, there will be a 75 minute session designed to cover specific issues/topics
on how to deal with divorce, as outlined in the book. Weekly topics include:
Session 1: Why Parents Divorce
2: What About You? Children Have Feelings Too
Session 3: Having Two Homes
Session 4: Celebrating Birthdays and Holidays
Session 5: Telling Your Friends
Session 6: When Parents Date and Remarry
Upon completion of the program, each child will have created their own unique illustrated book about
their experience with divorce.
Dr. Peg Dunn-Snow is a licensed
Art Therapist and Mental Health Counselor, and holds a Florida teaching certificate that includes exceptional student education,
elementary education, art education, remedial reading, and school guidance. Throughout her career in both the Broward and
Miami-Dade Public School systems and in private practice, Dr. Dunn-Snow has worked with children with a variety of presenting
problems. A benefit to all children, art therapy helps facilitate sensory awareness, communication, a sense of self, a connection
to the environment, and relationships with others.
additional information about this psycho-educational program for children of divorce or other art therapy services please
contact Dr. Dunn Snow at firstname.lastname@example.org to
schedule a 30 minute complimentary session with your child.