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How to Use the Mindfulness Skills for Kids Card Deck
You can use these cards in many ways to help you become more self-aware, calm your mind and body, improve your mood, pat attention, connect with others and have fun.
Pick any card, read it and do what it says. You can do this by yourself, with friends and family, or in a therapy session.
Some of the cards require a prop such as a bubble, a tissue, or a bell. If you don’t have these then use your imagination to pretend you are using them.
You can play 3 mindful card games with these cards: Peace Talks, Go Within and Mindful Rummy. These are based on games you may know: War, Go Fish and Rummy. Have fun and use your imagination while you practice doing the mindfulness skills printed on the cards each time you make a match, win a hand, or lay down a set or run. The cards have 52 different mindfulness skills to play with!
As you play you will get to practice some of the skills over and over again. This will help you get better at doing them. Pay attention to how the other players do the skills. There are lots of fun ways to do them.
As you try each skills think about what it feels like to do it. Then figure out when you could use that skill in your real like and how it might help you feel calmer, less stressed, happier, more focused, self-aware, confident, and friendly.
Blue Cards consist of Mindful Breathing and Awareness Exercises
Orange cards are exercises for Mindful Feeling, Kindness and Gratitude
Green Cards use your Mindful Senses
Red Cards are filled with Mindful Affirmations for Self-Esteem