Salma Bhalla, Ph.D.


Dr. Salma Bhalla has a Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology from the University of Massachusetts, Amherst. She has thirty plus years of clinical experience in working with children and families in various clinical settings. She has consulted with teachers, pediatricians, mental health professionals and school administrators. She has also directed a Children’s Prevention Program. She believes in preventing and correcting children’s behaviors and emotional problems as soon as they arise.
Dr. Bhalla is the author of two parenting books. Cues & Clues to Children’s Behaviors - A Guide to Raising a Happy Well-Adjusted Child and Stress in Children: Causes, Prevention & Intervention.
Dr. Bhalla does presentations to the community, parents, educators, mental health professionals and anyone who works with young children. To arrange for Dr. Bhalla to speak please contact her through her website

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Stress in Children - Causes, Prevention & Intervention A Guide for Parents and Teachers
Series: Parenting Guides by Salma Bhalla, Ph.D., Book 2. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 31,160. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood psychology
This is a useful guide for parents, teachers, and caregivers of children about preventing and managing stress in children three-to-thirteen years old. The book gives an insight into causes of stress in children including gifted children, and how children behave at different developmental stages when they are stressed. Practical strategies to prevent and manage stress in children are included.
Cues & Clues to Children's Behaviors
Series: Parenting Guides by Salma Bhalla, Ph.D., Book 1. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 52,330. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood psychology
This book is a guide to understand a child’s behavior cues; strategies to prevent, and intervene when emotional problems arise. It has Chapters on Child Development, Parenting Styles, Anger, Self-Esteem, Anxiety, Stress, Traumatic Stress, Depression, Impact of Divorce, Attention Problems, Effective Parenting, and Cultural Differences in Parenting. The book is written in a jargon free style.

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