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My DPS App for iOS

'The Digital Problem Solver (DPS) originally appeared in The Social Express™ as a tool for the characters to use to identify emotions and coping strategies. Users quickly requested a real DPS to use outside of the software. My DPS is a customizable application that enables children to select a feeling and a coping strategy to calm themselves. My DPS features eight feelings including: •Bored •Surprised •Mad •Annoyed •Happy •Scared •Sad •Frustrated There are four coping strategies which include: •Use Positive Self-Talk •Take Five Deep Breaths •Take a Break to Calm Down •Remind Myself to Keep Negative Thoughts In My Head When a child selects a coping strategy, he/she will then see a Hollywood quality animated video which models how to do the strategy. Customize your DPS by adding your own... Show More

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