Depression can have many harmful and even devastating effects on the lives of children and adolescents. It can derail school performance and lead to social and family troubles. It can also have harmful effects on a young person's physical health. This book is a practical resource that includes a variety of strategies (including reproducible worksheets) designed to use with elementary, middle & high school youth. An ""At-A-Glance"" chart is included to help you quickly locate strategies suitable for particular age groups.
Other sections include information for parents, youth, teachers, & counsellors.
This is a practical resource guide that will help any professional affectively identify and help young people in school, family, or private practice setting.
Author: Donna Strom
Using 6 magic words Joey and his friends learn to stand up for themselves and solve problems quickly. From name-calling to arguing to sexual harassment they learn to be respectfully assertive. This book offers children directly assertive problem-solving strategies confidence and prosocial behaviour. Discussion and activity ideas are included to help children extend their understanding of ways to stand up for themselves. Learning these concepts early will help children deal with future problems on their own. (Paperback) View Sample Pages Author: Sandy Ragona, M.S.Ed. & Amy Tranel More info
*No refund on this item: Was: $21.20* *Reduced by 20% - Now $16.95* Miranda Peabody and her friends try again and again to stand up to the bully they call Mean Maxie Baxter. But they are continuously unsuccessful until Miranda and her friends confide in some trusted adults about these problems. They learn that uniting in friendship activities and learning about anti-bully tactics can do much to eliminate bullying and build lasting friendships. This book will help children in grades PK-4 to explore several aspects related to the topic of... More info
Poor Seemor! Other animals tease him with no mercy because he is a little different. Soon Seemor's frustration and hurt feelings grow into a boiling anger. But fortunately he takes positive action for a safe resolution and by coincidence finds peace in his heart. Children respond to this story with a strong sense of empathy for Seemor. Using puppets the story can be performed and children can converse with Seemor about their own troubles. Seemor can be a very good listener! This book also contains lessons activities and *reproducible worksheets*... More info