Stress relief toys (or sometimes called fidget toys) help kids focus, relax, and relieve anxious feelings. My personal favorites include some kind of mindfulness element. These toys can help kids develop coping skills for dealing with intense emotions.
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5 Benefits of Stress Relief Toys
Here are just a few ways these stress toys can help your child:
- Relieve anxiety and stress
- Improve focus and concentration
- Release physical energy (instead of fidgeting!)
- Use as a tool for mindfulness and meditation
- Teach coping skills like breathwork and yoga
10 Stress Relief Toys for Kids
Below are some of my picks for awesome stress relief toys for kids. Hint: these are also excellent gifts for holidays and birthdays!
These mesmerizing bubblers are colorful and captivating. These can be used to help kids focus and calm down. Or use them as a cute timer for quiet time or mindful activities.
These easy-to-make DIY glitter tubes can be a fun little project for you and your child.
They are excellent DIY stress relief toys for reducing anxiety and teaching mindfulness.
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P.S. You can also check out my free webinar on reducing your child’s anxiety. Together we can help your child become more calm, connected, and resilient.