This book by best-selling author and child psychotherapist Howard Glasser is about a time-tested, highly effective approach for successful parenting. This approach, also highly effective for educators and therapists, has an evidence base that is building fast. It is being successfully employed in thousands of homes, classrooms, therapy and coaching practices and a growing number of schools and treatment programs across the US and overseas.
In learning the Nurtured Heart Approach, you will discover that the intensity that has gone awry in the difficult child is an energy source that can be tapped and directed. With a method that works at the level of energy that intensity can blossom into greatness. The more intense a child is to begin with, the more powerful this force of greatness can be when parents have the right tools. A child who isn’t challenging also possesses vast stores of greatness that can be activated.
In this workbook – the most comprehensive, up-to-date resource on the Nurtured Heart Approach – parents, educators and therapists will learn how to:
Parents, educators and therapists who learn this approach agree that the Nurtured Heart Approach supports every child in thriving and transforms parent/educator/therapist burnout and frustration into confidence and joy. If you are ready to move into a realm of ease in relating to every child in your life – a realm where you can choose to celebrate the greatness in every ordinary moment – you’ve arrived. This book is for you.
This book is about really 'difficult' children and how, through the Nurtured Heart Approach of Howard Glasser and Jennifer Easley, their lives and the lives of those who care about them can be transformed for the better. Already a major bestseller in the USA, this book offers parents and carers a new way of helping their intense child change and succeed. The Nurtured Heart Approach is about strategically creating actual experiences of success for children within the context of their activities and their relationships. The Approach is constructed in... More info
What if every person could choose to cape up and be a superhero of greatness? Each day students, teachers, and school staff are faced with tough character choices and decisions on how to act and how to treat others. Follow a school day where the adults and children choose to cape up and activate their superpower of greatness by making wise choices that reflect positive character, even when it is difficult. Experience a fun and exciting way to see what characters in this story are thinking, feeling, saying, and... More info
The Nurtured Heart Approach has been found to support optimal learning and social-emotional development in every child. Whether you are new to the Nurtured Heart Approach or have already been using this groundbreaking method, this workbook will inspire you to notch it up to take your application of this approach to whatever level necessary for transformation. Its experiential exercises introduce the most recent developments in this innovative approach, which was initially developed to transform difficult children in classrooms and at home. More information about The Nurtured Heart Approach® More info