Alma Therapy Dolls  I  Yaara Nusboim

The play therapy method suggests that children are capable of healing themselves if they have the proper conditions to do so. Alma Therapy Dolls are a part of a series of therapeutic toys designed for children, who are dealing with emotional difficulties. The dolls are made from maple wood and flexible silicone, representing the range of emotions encountered during therapy. The dolls are meant to facilitate a child's connection to his inner world, to improve his condition and his healing process. The dolls are open for various interpretations and each child can pour into the doll his emotions, based on his own background and feelings.