Tapping with Children

Using tapping with children can be a most rewarding experience. Kids tend to adapt quite readily to using the tapping, and young children in particular tend to change quite quickly.

Read this article published in Family Circle magazine on using EFT with kids

You need to learn EFT/SET well and do it on yourself first. If it isn’t working, I would suggest this is the first place you should look, particularly with younger children. They tend to be intimately tied to your own emotional state to determine how they are going to feel. Remember, emotions get transferred between people when we interact, and children are often like tuning forks for our emotional states…

Read more in the article below along with other articles on more specific areas of working with children.

Rose and the Night Monsters is a beautiful picture book for young children to teach them tapping.

Our Mini Boy and Girl  Posters of the tapping points can be displayed in your child’s bedroom or on the wall of your practice or classroom!


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    This article was originally published in EFT Creator Gary Craig’s Newsletter following the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks. Gary Craig has since evolved Gold Standard EFT with additional guidelines for treating trauma. Also, the tapping approach we use has since evolved into our much more user-friendly SET – Simple Energy Techniques. Find more on SET […]

  • Using EFT and SET With Your Own Children

    By Steve Wells Using EFT and SET with your own children can be a most rewarding experience. Here are a couple of things I have learned from using EFT and SET with my own children. You need to learn EFT / SET well and do it on yourself first. If it isn’t working, I would suggest this […]

  • Overcoming a Fear of Santa Claus

    By Steve Wells This morning I was given another reminder of the joy we can bring when we use these techniques to help others. I have just returned from a Christmas party for the kids organised by my wife’s playgroup – a group that meets on a weekly basis throughout the year. Last year the […]

  • A “Must” EFT Procedure for Children

    by Gary Craig (This article was originally published by Gary Craig in his email newsletter and is used with permission.) Hi Everyone, I hope that someday the public media will pick up on this article and broadcast its benefits to the world. The idea, in my opinion, deserves a prominent place on “60 Minutes”, “Oprah”, […]

  • 10-Year Old Josh Learns Multiplication Tables Rapidly

    by Steve Wells One evening our 10-year old son Josh told us over dinner that his teacher was threatening to send him down to the lower math class due to his continuing poor performance in mental math tests (You remember those tests you did at the start of math class where the teacher called out […]

  • Teaching Your Kids to Tap

    By Steve Wells Note from Steve: This article was written a few years back when our kids were younger, both Josh and Olivia are now young adults who can tap for themselves. Back then, however, we had to teach them how to tap. I am awakened in the middle of the night by my daughter’s […]