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.
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)
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)
Dealing with the Stuff That Makes Life Tough : The 10 Things That Stress Girls Out and How to Cope with Them -- by Jill Rutledge (Author) (Book - Child)
"Parents, schoolwork, boyfriends, college . . .it's enough to make any teenage girl wish she could just snap her fingers and make it all go away. But with the click of her heels, she'll soon discover...
Age groups: Adulthood (22+), Adolescence (13-21)
"I Never Get Anything!":How to keep kids from running your life -- by Thomas Phelan (Author) (Book - Parent)
"...In "I Never Get Anything!" clinical psychologist Dr. Thomas W. Phelan identifies and describes the Six Kinds of Testing and Manipulation youngsters use to get their way: Badgering, Temper, Threat,...
Age groups: School Age (6-12), Preschool/Kindergarten (3-5), Adolescence (13-21), Toddlerhood (1-3)
Reviving Ophelia: Saving the Selves of Adolescent Girls (Ballantine Reader's Circle) -- by Mary Pipher (Author) (Book - Parent)
"...Reviving Ophelia is a call to arms from Dr. Mary Pipher, a psychologist who has worked with teenagers for more than a decade. She finds that in spite of the women's movement, which has empowered...
Ages 13 years - 18 years.
Our Family Meeting Book -- by Elaine Hightower, Betsy Riley (Authors) (Book - Parent/Child)
"In most families today, everyone's running in different directions. Kids are more involved than ever in activities, lessons, sports, and school. Chances are, both parents work. How can you find time...
Ages 5 years - 13 years.
Social Skills Activities for Special Children -- by Darlene Mannix (Author) (Book - Parent)
"For all teachers of children with special needs, here are 142 ready-to-use lessons and reproducible line master activity sheets to help children become aware of acceptable social behavior and develop...
Age groups: Adulthood (22+)
The Brand New Kid -- by Katherine Couric (Author) (Book - Child)
"An illustrated book that will appeal to readers of all ages, The Brand New Kid introduces two little girls who show true compassion when a not-so-ordinary boy joins their classroom. Their new...
Ages 4 years - 8 years.