A Terrible Thing Happened: A Story for Children Who Have Witnessed Violence or Trauma

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Magination Press #ad - The event might be a car accident, flood, domestic or school violence, or a natural disaster such as a tornado, suicide, or fire. Children who have witnessed violence or other traumatic incidents are at surprisingly greater risk for committing violence in the future than are children who have actually been involved in such events.

Caring adults can make all the difference by helping children talk about and understand the experience. This gently told and tenderly illustrated story is for children who have witnessed any kind of violent or traumatic episode, homicide, accidents, suicide, school or gang violence, including physical abuse, and natural disasters such as floods or fire.

A Terrible Thing Happened: A Story for Children Who Have Witnessed Violence or Trauma #ad - Then he met Ms. Sometimes his stomach hurt. He had bad dreams. He felt nervous for no reason. At first he tried to forget about it, but soon something inside him started to bother him. A terrible thing happened A Story for Children Who Have Witnessed Violence or Trauma. Regardless of the type of incident, child witnesses often react by trying to forget or ignore the experience.

And he started to feel angry and do mean things, which got him in trouble. Sherman smith saw the most terrible thing happen.

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Once I Was Very Very Scared

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Piplo Productions #ad - Turtle hides and gets a tummy ache, monkey clings, dog barks, and elephant doesn’t like to talk about it. They need help, and they get help from grown-ups who help them feel safe and learn ways to cope with difficult feelings. Lots of little animals went through scary experiences, but they react in different ways.

. A little squirrel announces that he was once very, very, scared and finds out that he is not alone. This story was written to help children and grown-ups understand how stress can affect children and ways to help them.

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The Day My Daddy Lost His Temper: Empowering Kids That Have Witnessed Domestic Violence The Empowering Kids Series

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CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform #ad - The Day My Daddy Lost His Temper: Empowering Kids That Have Witnessed Domestic Violence The Empowering Kids Series #ad - These books are meant to be used by parents and mental health providers to facilitate the child’s verbalization of their feelings and experiences, thereby advancing the healing process and are aimed at validating the readers’ experiences and feelings, thereby reducing feelings of shame and isolation.

The empowering kids series is a collection of empathically reflective stories told from the perspective of young children.

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Maybe Days: A Book for Children in Foster Care

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American Psychological Association (APA) #ad - A primer for children going into foster care, social workers, the book also explains in children's terms the responsibilities of everyone involved - parents, lawyers and judges. Maybe days is a straightforward look at the issues of foster care, the questions that children ask, and the feelings that they confront.

Maybe Days: A Book for Children in Foster Care #ad - As for the children themselves, their job is to be a kid - and there's no maybe about that. American Psychological Association APA. For many children in foster care, the answer to many questions is often maybe.

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Once I Was Very Very Scared

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Piplo Productions #ad - Once I Was Very Very Scared #ad - Lots of little animals went through scary experiences, but they react in different ways. This story was written to help children and grown-ups understand how stress can affect children and ways to help them. American Psychological Association APA. Turtle hides and gets a tummy ache, monkey clings, dog barks, and elephant doesn’t like to talk about it.

. They need help, and they get help from grown-ups who help them feel safe and learn ways to cope with difficult feelings. A little squirrel announces that he was once very, very, scared and finds out that he is not alone.

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The Invisible String

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Devorss & Co. #ad - Does everybody have an invisible string? how far does it reach, anyway? does it ever go away? Read all about it! THE INVISIBLE STRING is a very simple approach to overcoming the fear of loneliness or separation with an imaginative flair that children can easily identify with and remember. For adults too! a steady best-seller and the invisible string is reaching all over the World! with OVER 500, this accessible, 000 copies sold, bestselling picture book phenomenon about the unbreakable connections between loved ones has healed a generation of readers--children and adults alike.

The invisible String reaches from heart to heart. Specifically written to address children's fear of being apart from the ones they love, The Invisible String delivers a particularly compelling message in today's uncertain times that though we may be separated from the ones we care for, love is the unending connection that binds us all, and, by extension, or distance or even death, whether through anger, ultimately binds every person on the planet to everyone else.

The Invisible String #ad - Even though you can't see it with your eyes, you can feel it deep in your heart, and know that you are always connected to the ones you love. Thus begins this heart-warming and reassuring story that addresses the issue of "separation anxiety" otherwise known as the sense of existential 'aloneness' to children of all ages.

People who love each other are always connected by a very special String, made of love. That's impossible", said twins jeremy & Liza after their Mom told them they're all connected by this thing called an Invisible String. A steady best-seller and The Invisible String is reaching all over the World!

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Do You Have a Secret? Let's Talk About It!

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B.E.S. #ad - Every child has secrets, a surprise birthday gift for Mom, and many secrets are fun to keep, for instance, or a secret handshake with a young friend. But sometimes, and these secrets are best shared with their parents, children have secrets that make them feel bad, or with some trusted older person. For adults too!

A steady best-seller and The Invisible String is reaching all over the World! Let's talk about it! books encourage children to explore their feelings, and then to speak openly about things that trouble them. Parents are advised to read these books aloud while their preschooler listens and looks at illustrations of the boys and girls in each story.

Do You Have a Secret? Let's Talk About It! #ad - Or children who are touched intimately and improperly by an older person will soon feel better if they reveal the secret to parents. American Psychological Association APA. This book helps kids distinguish between good and bad secrets. Even very young children have concerns and anxieties, and Let's Talk About It! books are written and illustrated especially for them.

Over 1/4 million copies sold! Many children in early grades will be able to read the stories for themselves. Barron s Educational Series.

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Healing Days: A Guide For Kids Who Have Experienced Trauma

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Magination Press #ad - For adults too! Kids will begin to understand their response to the trauma and learn some strategies for feeling safer, more relaxed, and more confident. American Psychological Association APA. Barron s Educational Series. Kids will begin to understand their response to the trauma and learn some strategies for feeling safer, more relaxed, and more confident.

Healing Days: A Guide For Kids Who Have Experienced Trauma #ad - You can download an extensive Note to Parents and Caregivers including a list of helpful resources from APA. Org. A steady best-seller and The Invisible String is reaching all over the World!2013 gelett burgess children's book award: mind, body and spiritHealing Days is a sensitive and reassuring story intended for children who have experienced trauma and covers the feelings, thoughts, and behaviors that many kids have after a bad and scary thing happens.

A useful book to read with a parent or therapist,  Healing Days emphasizes that children are not to blame for what happened, and that they can get help and look forward to a happy future. Over 1/4 million copies sold! .

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Kids Need to Be Safe: A Book for Children in Foster Care Kids Are Important

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Free Spirit Publishing #ad - In simple words and full-color illustrations, what foster parents do, this book explains why some kids move to foster homes, and ways kids might feel during foster care. Children often believe that they are in foster care because they are “bad. This book makes it clear that the troubles in their lives are not their fault; the message throughout is one of hope and support.

For adults too! American Psychological Association APA. Barron s Educational Series. Kids are important… They need safe places to live, and safe places to play. For some kids, this means living with foster parents. A steady best-seller and The Invisible String is reaching all over the World! Includes resources and information for parents, counselors, social workers, foster parents, and teachers.

Kids Need to Be Safe: A Book for Children in Foster Care Kids Are Important #ad - Over 1/4 million copies sold! .

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Healing Days: A Guide for Kids Who Have Experienced Trauma

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Magination Press #ad - For adults too! Barron s Educational Series. American Psychological Association APA. Also available is an online Note to Parents and Caregivers. Over 1/4 million copies sold! Healing days is a book designed to be used in therapy for young children and functions as an excellent resource for those who have experienced physical or sexual abuse, or other trauma.

A steady best-seller and The Invisible String is reaching all over the World! A dear reader introduction is included for the child reader. Sensitive, empowering, and beautifully illustrated, the book models therapeutic coping responses and provides children with tools they may use to deal with their own trauma.

Healing Days: A Guide for Kids Who Have Experienced Trauma #ad - Readers will follow four children as they learn ways to cope with their own trauma.

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Families Change: A Book for Children Experiencing Termination of Parental Rights Kids Are Important Series

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Free Spirit Publishing #ad - Sometimes a baby is born, or a grown-up gets married. Children need to know that when this happens, it’s not their fault. For adults too! All families change over time. And sometimes a child gets a new foster parent or a new adopted mom or dad. Free Spirit Publishing. Includes resources and information for birth parents, social workers, foster parents, counselors, and teachers.

Families Change: A Book for Children Experiencing Termination of Parental Rights Kids Are Important Series #ad - They need to understand that they can remember and value their birth family and love their new family, too. A steady best-seller and The Invisible String is reaching all over the World! Over 1/4 million copies sold! Barron s Educational Series. Straightforward words and full-color illustrations offer hope and support for children facing or experiencing change.

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