Janine Halloran speaks with counselors, educators, other helping professionals and families about the importance of play and how that integrates into teaching social skills and self-regulation.


Anxiety, ADHD, and Anger in the Classroom: 60 Activity-Based Coping Skills to Effectively Manage "Big Feelings"

  • Plainview, Manhattan, & Nanuet NY

  • Northbrook, Naperville & Oak Lawn, IL

  • Sacramento, Oakland, & Palo Alto, CA

  • Devil’s Lake, ND

  • Parsipanny & South Plainfield, NJ

Feedback from attendees of this conference:

“I love all the strategies I’m walking away with!”

“I kept writing down a kid’s name next to an exercise we talked about to try with them next week.”

“This is one of the best seminars I’ve ever been to!”

This day long seminar is available on-demand via PESI Publishing and Media. Click here to learn more.


Promoting Social Skills for Kids Through Play, Games, and Class Activities

Learning & the Brain Conference on "Schooling Social Brains: Promoting Social Skills, Interactions, and Collaborations in a Digital Age"

New York, NY

May 4th, 2019

The Importance Of Encouraging Play At EVERY Age (Even As Adults)

Building Confident Kids

Online Conference

April 7th-12th 2019

iShine Bright Conference

Online Conference

April 1st - 7th 2019

Purposeful Play in the Classroom (with co-presenter Maria Metzler)

Chicago Toy and Game Fair 2018

Play in Preschool: Why it’s Important and Ways to Incorporate More Play into the Classroom

East Central BOCES

The Most Effective Tool for Combatting Anxiety

Mom Conference: For Moms By Moms


  • Coping Skills Ideas for School Counselors

  • Play in the Classroom

  • How to Encourage Play at Home


  • Counselors

  • Schools

  • Special Education Parent Advisory Councils

  • Educators

  • Parents/Family Members

If you’re interested in having Janine speak for you, please contact her below!

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