“In my career, I have had the honor to witness, countless times, young children overcome adversity through play. My experience has reinforced my belief in, and commitment to, early intervention and play therapy. As I continue my professional journey, I hope to inspire caregivers and teachers to be the kindest possible influence in supporting their children and student’s emotional development.”

Christian Bellissimo, LCSW, RPT


  • Oh, Canada! -  I sold my first copy of Universal Play Therapy to Canada recently. The first thing I did was Google the address, and open up the map to see where the buyer was. It was a town in Ontario, north of Minnesota. I did it impulsively, and I quickly realized why. … Continue reading Oh, Canada!