The Explosive Child: A New Approach for Understanding and Parenting Easily Frustrated, Chronically Inlexibile Children -- by Ross Greene (Author) (Book - Parent)
"An explosive child who frequently exhibits severe noncompliance, temper outbursts, and verbal or physical aggression. If this sounds like your child, you're probably feeling frustrated, guilt-ridden,...
Ages 4 years - 18 years.
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The Child With Special Needs: Encouraging Intellectual and Emotional Growth -- by Robin Simons, Serena Weider, Stanley Greenspan (Authors) (Book)
"Covering all kinds of disabilities--including cerebral palsy, autism, retardation, ADD, and language problems--this comprehensive guide offers parents specific ways of helping all special needs...
Age groups: Adulthood (22+)
Your Anxious Child: How Parents and Teachers Can Relieve Anxiety in Children -- by John Dacey, Lisa Fiore (Authors) (Book - Parent)
"Your Anxious Child empowers you to teach your child essential coping skills for dealing with anxiety in engaging, creative ways. Through dozens of activities you can start using right now, your child...
Overcoming Shyness and Social Phobia: A Step-by-Step Guide -- by Ronald Rapee (Author) (Book)
"Overcoming Shyness and Social Phobia provides a detailed program for eliminating social anxieties based on the latest cognitive behavioral treatments for social phobia." --Publisher...
Age groups: Adulthood (22+)
I'd Rather Stay Home -- by Carol Barkin, Elizabeth James (Authors) (Book - Child)
"Explores the fears and anxieties connected with leaving home and starting school." From Card Catalog
Age groups: Toddlerhood (1-3), Preschool/Kindergarten (3-5)
More Annie Stories: Therapeutic Storytelling Techniques -- by Doris Brett (Author) (Book)
"Child psychotherapist Brett teaches parents how to tell "Annie Stories"? stories to calm anxieties and build self-esteem."
Age groups: School Age (6-12)
Will I Have a Friend? -- by Miriam Cohen (Author) (Book - Child)
Jim's anxieties on his first day of school are happily forgotten when he makes a new friend." From Synopsis
Age groups: Preschool/Kindergarten (3-5), Toddlerhood (1-3)
The magic years: Understanding and handling the problem of early childhood -- by Selma Fraiberg (Author) (Book - Parent)
"In The Magic Years, Selma Fraiberg takes the reader into the mind of a child, showing how he confronts this world and learns to cope with it. With great warmth and perception, she discusses the...
Ages 12 months - 5 years.
The Second Family: How Adolescent Power Is Challenging the American Family -- by Melinda Blau, Ron Taffel (Authors) (Book - Parent)
"Packed with gripping stories drawn from kids he's helped in his private practice and from more than 200 interviews, Taffel's book explains why it is imperative that parents extend "the empathic...
Ages 13 years - 18 years.