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  • Empowering Children of Incarcerated Parents

    Empowering Children of Incarcerated Parents

    by Youthlight

    *No refund on this item: Was: $28.30* *Reduced by 20% - Now $22.65* This book is for counsellors, social workers, psychologists and teachers who work with children ages 7-12 who have a parent who is in jail or prison. It is designed so that work can be done individually or in small groups. Each chapter includes a brief literature review suggestions for additional supports discussion questions fictional letters between a boy and his incarcerated father activities and reproducible worksheets. Topics include Understanding What Happened Building a Support System Dealing...

  • Got Grit?

    Got Grit?

    by Youthlight

    *No refund on this item: Was: $18.35* *Reduced by 20% - Now $14.65* Counsellors, parents and teachers will find this book to be one of the most unique thought-provoking practical and somewhat unconventional guides they've ever picked up. It is based on recent research that tells us that a person's grit (hard work, determination, perseverance) combined with good soft (social) skills are better predictors of future success than IQ grade point averages and standardised test scores. Although the book focuses on several serious topics it is filled with humour short...

  • Growing Great Kids: Helping them become as good as they can be

    Growing Great Kids: Helping them become as good as they can be

    by Father Chris Riley

    Compulsory reading for parents, teachers, youth workers and anyone who has anything to do with young people. A must-have book for all parents, youth workers and teenagers on parenting and raising children. Catholic priests don't generally have children but Australian legend Father Chris Riley has brought up about 60,000 - and they're some of the toughest kids around. He regularly encounters some of the most troubled children on earth - kids who have given up or refuse to talk to others, who steal, take drugs, see themselves as irredeemable failures,...

  • How to Talk so Kids will Listen and Listen so Kids will Talk

    How to Talk so Kids will Listen and Listen so Kids will Talk

    by Adele Faber

    *30th Anniversary Edition* *Updated with new insights from the next generation* You can stop fighting with your children! Here is the bestselling book that will give you the know-how you need to be more effective with your children—and more supportive of yourself. Enthusiastically praised by parents and professionals around the world, the down-to-earth, respectful approach of Adele Faber and Elaine Mazlish makes relationships with children of all ages less stressful and more rewarding. Now, in this thirtieth-anniversary edition, these award-winning experts share their latest insights and suggestions based on feedback they’ve...

  • How to Talk so Little Kids Will Listen

    How to Talk so Little Kids Will Listen

    by Joanna Faber and Julie King

    From the widely acclaimed HOW TO TALK series, discover tried and tested communication strategies to survive - and thrive - with kids ages 2-7. The all-new content in this book deals with struggles familiar to every parent, relative, teacher and childminder. How do you respond to the toddler who won't brush his teeth? The preschooler who pinches the baby? The child who throws everything she can reach? It's hard to be a little kid. It's hard to be an adult responsible for that little kid. And it's really hard...

  • How to Talk so Teens will Listen & Listen so Teens will Talk

    How to Talk so Teens will Listen & Listen so Teens will Talk

    by Adele Faber & Elaine Mazlish

    Adele Faber and Elaine Mazlish examine the inevitable stresses faced by parents of teenagers. Through role play and discussion, they show how to keep communication open with rebellious offspring, how to let go gracefully and yet retain respect and some degree of co-operation throughout these difficult years. Also Available: How to talk so Kids will listen & Listen so Kids will talk

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