Licensed Mental Health Counselor
Founder of Coping Skills for Kids & Encourage Play, LLC
Janine Halloran is a Licensed Mental Health Counselor who has been working with children, adolescents and their families for over 15 years.
She is the founder of Encourage Play, a site dedicated to helping kids learn social skills through play. She is also the founder of Coping Skills for Kids where she provides products to help kids cope with big feelings in healthy ways. She is the author of the Coping Skills for Kids Workbook, written for elementary school aged kids to help them learn to cope with stress, anxiety and anger.
Janine has written for Confident Parents, Confident Kids, Hey Sigmund and Bay State Parent Magazine. She has been a guest on the We Turned Out Okay podcast and interviewed by The Boston Globe. In addition, she has spoken at the National Alliance on Mental Illness in Sonoma County, California. Janine lives with her husband, son and daughter.