In stressful situations, people sometimes get irritable and say hurting words to each other. Kids need skills to protect their feelings. Our Senior Instructor Annie Kurtz, with a Kidpower student and puppet friends, teaches one of our most popular techniques used worldwide, “The Trash Can”. While great for kids, adults can use it too as a useful metaphor.
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