Based on the best practices of top principals, teachers, guidance counsellors and resource officers this offers a complete array of quick and practical solutions to what many experts call our nation's worst school problem today-bullying. Using the suggestions hints and advice in this book will immediately create a No-More-Bullying climate in your classroom no matter what grade level and in your cafeteria, school and community. It teaches all educators, related professionals, parents and students how to quickly spot the red flags of bully potential and to recognize the various types of bullies including the
and most importantly how to deal with all of them successfully. 121 Strategies for Bully Proofing Your School builds self-esteem, enhances school spirit, frees students to concentrate on their learning and instills in them anti-bullying life skills with lesson plans, reproducible activity sheets, quizzes and check lists and so much more. This comprehensive how-to book is a must-have guide for all education,parenting and community leaders - in short for anyone who wants to bully proof not only one room, one hallway, one school and one community but also the whole country.
Author: Erika Shearin Karres Ed.D.
What are attachment difficulties? How do they affect children? How can you help? This book provides clear and concise answers to these important questions - and more. Much more than just a simple introduction to the subject of attachment, the book is also full of advice and practical ideas you can try. It tackles some challenging questions, such as 'what is the difference between trauma and attachment?', and explains how having an understanding of attachment is only part of the overall picture when it comes to caring for traumatized children.... More info
This workbook addresses the vital questions helpers, responders, and organizations have about self-care and its relationship to resilience and sustained effectiveness in the midst of daily exposure to trauma victims and or situations. Packed with activities, worksheets, and interactive learning tools, the text provides neuro-based and trauma-sensitive recommendations for improving the ways clinicians care for themselves. Each ‘session’ helps clinicians identify their personal self-care needs and arrive at an effective self-care plan that promotes resilience in the face of daily exposure to trauma-inducing situations and reduces the effects of compassion fatigue and... More info
A perfect book for adults and children looking to find more peace and quiet in their daily lives. Psychotherapist Dr. Christopher Willard provides an overview of mindfulness and meditation techniques, with clear and detailed exercises designed for lesson plans, individuals and groups. The personal stories included demonstrate the ability of mindfulness to empower children and adolescents. Child's Mind is an invaluable resource for teaching our children that confidence and power comes from the ability to be aware of and comfortable with ourselves and our surroundings. *Contents:* An Invitation Planting... More info