Talking About Feelings

Talking About Feelings

If you’re a parent or teacher, you know your small kids experience big feelings. Sometimes they seem to come out of nowhere, while other times, your kids have emotional responses that you can easily trace to some prior moment in the day. Regardless of how their...
Pandemic Effects on Children

Pandemic Effects on Children

The pandemic has caused major disruptions in routines and social activities for children. These disruptions have led to social isolation and a crisis that is reaching into 2022.  Many children have missed their sports games, music lessons, birthday parties, and...
There’s No Such Thing As A Bully

There’s No Such Thing As A Bully

At some point in our childhoods, most of us have been bullied. If not bullied ourselves, we’ve witnessed someone else getting bullied. Some of us have even been the bully. So how can we say “there’s no such thing as a bully”? It’s a radical proposition, and it’s one...
Around the Shoppe

Around the Shoppe

Soul Shoppe Partners with DropLabels.org Over the next 8 weeks, Soul Shoppe is partnering with DropLabels.org to help raise awareness about the impact that labeling has on people. Every week, DropLabels.org will post a video with a Soul Shoppe staffer who tells their...
Tend to Feelings and Needs

Tend to Feelings and Needs

We made it to June, and the end of another school year is here! In these busy days before we launch into summer, there seems to be an endless list of work to be done, meetings and events to attend, and people wanting to have important conversations. When we are...
Check Us Out in Alameda Magazine!

Check Us Out in Alameda Magazine!

“Helping Kids Tame Their Inner Dragon” We were featured in Alameda Magazine for our work with Frank Otis! Here’s a snippet of the article: “On a recent Wednesday morning at Alameda’s Frank Otis Elementary, animated fourth-graders were seemingly spellbound...