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ACA Media Spotlight: Digital Storytelling as a Counseling Technique for Immigrant Children

May 03, 2016
ACA members Cheryl Sawyer and Alejandra Aguilar spoke with Mental Health Weekly about their use of digital storytelling as a counseling technique for immigrant children experiencing trauma.
“We do the majority of our work on an iPad...The kids really open up,” said Sawyer. 

The personal information is then bound into book form.

“Their memories are inside the hard copy book. They’re contained and not free-floating visions that attack them in the middle of the night, " said Aguilar.

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    ACA Media Spotlight: Digital Storytelling as a Counseling Technique for Immigrant Children

    by User Not Found | May 03, 2016
    ACA members Cheryl Sawyer and Alejandra Aguilar spoke with Mental Health Weekly about their use of digital storytelling as a counseling technique for immigrant children experiencing trauma.
    “We do the majority of our work on an iPad...The kids really open up,” said Sawyer. 

    The personal information is then bound into book form.

    “Their memories are inside the hard copy book. They’re contained and not free-floating visions that attack them in the middle of the night, " said Aguilar.

    View the full article here.