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Signs of Sexual Abuse in Children by Jane Gilgun
Price: Free! Words: 3,890. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood psychology
How to know when children have been sexually abused poses special challenges. Some children speak up, while others are scared into silence. Some show no signs, while others show signs of stress and trauma. At times, the interactions between children and the persons who may be abusing them sometimes raise concerns. This article show the many different signs that children show or may not show.
Choices by Laura Green
Price: Free! Words: 1,070. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood psychology, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Social Issues / Emotions & Feelings
Choices is a Social Story that can be used with children who believe that they don't have a choice in their bad behaviour. It is designed to introduce the concept that we don't have to use limited ways of reacting to common emotions like anger, sadness and worry. It is a great way to introduce calming strategies to children and to support Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT) interventions.
Calmer: Medical Events with Cognitively Impaired Children by Melissa Hogan
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 9,270. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Children’s health, Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood psychology(4.67 from 3 reviews)
This short book offers a toolbox of workable strategies described in parent, not psychologist, terms that are designed to reduce medical trauma in your special child. The strategies are drawn from the work of the author with her son who suffers from a rare condition called Hunter Syndrome, sees ten specialists, four therapists, has a weekly infusion, and is in a clinical trial.
The Secret...(for troubled kids). by Robyn Hill
Price: Free! Words: 2,260. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood psychology
This book is in a game format. While going through choices, the child can gain or lose points, depending on the choices they make through the pages. It shows examples of adults who make similar choices as adults and what the outcome is. It gives children a chance to see the big picture before it is too late. For kids of any age.
Nanna is a Star! by Laura Green
Price: Free! Words: 820. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Social Issues / Death & Dying, Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood psychology(5.00 from 1 review)
This book has been created to support parents, teachers and carers to explain the death of a family member, friend or pet. It uses simple language and pictures and can be adapted into a Social Story for teaching kids with developmental disorders to understand death.
Who's Raising Whom? by Larry Waldman
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 39,970. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2010 by UCS PRESS. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood psychology
What sets this classic child-raising book apart from other books is Dr. Larry Waldman's ability to tell you why your child is misbehaving--then, step-by-step, in easy-to-understand language he tells you how to use proven methods to reverse that behavior. Over 24,000 families have been helped by this book. It is the next best thing to having eight one-on-one counseling sessions with Dr. Waldman.
Cultural Mindset of the Class of 2013 by Mark Moore
Price: Free! Words: 2,790. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood psychology, Essay » Sociology
Have you ever found that you can't relate to the teens of today? This guide is meant to help parents and older siblings by showing you what the high school graduating class of 2013 did - and didn't - grow up with. It might also be useful for writers to write realistic fictional teenagers.
Supporting Emotional Needs of the Gifted: 30 Essays on Giftedness, 30 Years of SENG by SENG
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 43,960. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Emotions, Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood psychology
To celebrate its 30th anniversary, Supporting the Emotional Needs of the Gifted (SENG) has compiled a collection of 30 essays that focus on many topics, from parenting gifted children, to living with the intensity that often accompanies giftedness, to giftedness in diverse communities and special needs populations. Authors include national and international experts on giftedness.
Don't Bully Me Because I'm Different. I'm Aspie and I'm Not Afraid to Show It. by Laura Green
Price: Free! Words: 1,990. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood psychology(5.00 from 1 review)
This Social Story was created for a beautiful child who thought it was ok that he got bullied because he has Asperger's Syndrome. It can be used as a general explanation of Asperger's and Autism but if bullying isn't a current concern it would be best to remove the pages that refer to bullying and just keep the general information about Asperger's. It is part of a larger Autism Awareness series.
Butterflies by Josh Busch
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,340. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood psychology, Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development
A short essay of the child that challenged everything, told by the father who held the key her true desires.
The Mental and Emotional Tool Kit for Teachers and Parents by Ray Mathis
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 81,600. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood psychology, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Counseling / general
Parenting and teaching can be tough. It's easy to generate more emotion than is helpful and make mistakes, especially with the most troubled and troublesome young people. This book was written by a health education teacher who became certified in cognitive behavioral therapy to better understand and help students, and ended up helping himself in the process. He can help you do all three things.
Bully Games: 8 Strategies to BULLYPROOF your kid by Dana Sherman, Ph.D.
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,670. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood psychology, Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Bully Games is a concise, practical handbook that will provide you with the tips and strategies you need to BullyProof your child. A powerful resource guide, Bully Games, will help prevent your child from becoming a victim. Role playing scenarios are included for you and your child to start practicing the BullyProof strategies. A must read for all parents!
What Every Parent Should Know About Raising Children by Roger McIntire
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 74,050. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2012 by Summit Crossroads Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood psychology
This treasure of practical advice by award-winning author Dr. Roger McIntire provides the help parents need when they are challenged to keep a steady disposition, manage fair discipline, enjoy the job and stay lovingly close to their children. Parental solutions and strategies are offered through vignettes, dialogues, and examples on every page.
Een boost voor het zelfvertrouwen van je ADHD kind by suzanne star, van der
You set the price! Words: 3,510. Language: Dutch. Published: May 23, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood psychology, Nonfiction » Parenting » Psychiatric disorders
Boek voor ouders (en professionals) over kinderen met ADHD en het bevorderen van het zelfvertrouwen.
Il Bambino Autistico by Valeria Missoni
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 4,340. Language: Italian. Published: September 29, 2013 by ALVIS International Editions. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Adolescent psychology, Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood psychology
L’autismo rappresenta sicuramente una delle sindromi più angoscianti e difficilmente spiegabili dell’età evolutiva. La sua fenomenologia, infatti, si manifesta mediante una gamma vasta ed articolata di sintomi, che ne rendono complessa anche la classificazione diagnostica.
Positive Thinking for Kids by Anne Marshall
Price: $4.75 USD. Words: 9,410. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Confidence and self-esteem, Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood psychology
Packed full of practical tips and self-help techniques this book shows you how to help your children develop a strong positive mental attitude and a healthy self-esteem. Whatever the age of your child, you will find helpful suggestion explaining how to help your kids take control of their thoughts and approach life with a positive mindset and strong inner confidence.
Say Goodnight to Sleep Problems by Linda Alchin
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,730. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2011 by Melissa Russell. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood psychology, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Reference
Many people experience sleep disorders that involve dreaming but there are also other forms of sleeping troubles not specifically related to dreams including Insomnia, Hypersomnia, Sleep Apnea, Snoring, Sleepwalking, Restless Legs Syndrome, Jet Lag, DSPS, Night Sweats, Baby and Children’s Sleep problems, Enuresis or Bedwetting, Bruxism, SWSD, the list goes on and on....
Grandfathering from the Slow Lane by John De Roach
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 19,670. Language: Australian English. Published: February 10, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration, Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood psychology
Come on a journey with Pa, a 62 year-old single grandfather, as his four pre-school grandchildren spend one of their weekly Pa Days with him.
Bullying - Stop the Cycle - Childhood and Adult Bullying: A comprehensive guide of proven strategies and techniques for defeating the culture of bullying by Michael Boyd
Price: $3.89 USD. Words: 12,240. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Life stages / adolescence, Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood psychology
In this book we will look at what does and does not constitute bullying, as well as how to handle a bully. We will take a look at both the short and long term effects of bullying on the target, some of which may surprise you. I will also provide tips for parents to help raise children who will know how to take control of a bullying situation and equally as important, not become a bully themselves.
BALANCED PARENTS Create Global Peace by Ingrid Wild
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 48,690. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood psychology
Our chaotic world is out of balance. It should come as no surprise that our planet is rebelling. We've treated the earth with shortsightedness and without respect. To get it back in balance we must first learn to get ourselves in balance. To attain world peace we must work on inner peace. We must learn to live in harmony within our families and ourselves and then with all people and all nations.