I m Not Bad I m Just Mad

Author: Lawrence E. Shapiro
Publisher: New Harbinger Publications
ISBN: 9781572246065
Release Date: 2008
Genre: Family & Relationships

By working through the activities in I'm Not Bad, I'm Just Mad, children with anger control problems can develop better emotional and behavioral control. Kids will learn how to identify the things that make them angry, become better problem solvers, talk about their frustrations, and much more.

I m Not Bad I m Just Mad

Author: Lawrence E. Shapiro
Publisher: Instant Help Books
ISBN: 1572246650
Release Date: 2008
Genre: Family & Relationships

This professional edition includes both the Instant Help book and a companion CD that offers the complete book and printable worksheets for your clients. Activities to Help Kids Grow Up Happy and Healthy Despite Difficult Family Changes Divorce hurts. That doesn't mean it has to have a lifelong effect. The Divorce Workbook for Children gives kids the skills they need to express the grief and anger that go along with divorce, stay on the sidelines of parental fights, and deal with the many practical changes that divorce brings. It also helps them explore their feelings about parents dating again or remarrying and, most importantly, helps them to realize that the divorce is not their fault. The Divorce Workbook for Children is a tool kit that helps any child come through their parents' divorce unscathed. It is appropriate for kids between the ages of six and twelve.

I m Not Bad I m Just Mad

Author: Lawrence E. Shapiro
Publisher: New Harbinger Publications
ISBN: 9781684033157
Release Date: 2008-06
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Most children learn to stop throwing temper tantrums, talking back, and refusing to go to bed or take a bath at an early age. But some children have trouble with impulsivity and self-control. Left unaddressed, these issues can lead to some very serious problems in adolescence and adulthood. Anger control problems are the number one reason that children are referred for therapy, affecting children as young as three years old. Since anger problems in children may indicate other significant concerns, it pays to address anger in kids as soon as possible. If a child in your life has an anger problem, you need the friendly, effective activities in this book. I'm Not Bad, I'm Just Mad contains forty activities for issues such as recognizing anger triggers, better problem solving, and communication tips for defusing conflict before it gets out of hand. The workbook explores common lifestyle issues such as lack of sleep that can make anger problems worse. These fun activities will help kids talk about their feelings and learn to control them.

Learning to Listen Learning to Care

Author: Lawrence E. Shapiro
Publisher: New Harbinger Publications
ISBN: 9781572245983
Release Date: 2008
Genre: Family & Relationships

A workbook with forty activities designed to help children learn self-control and empathy.

Seeing Red

Author: Jennifer Simmonds
Publisher: New Society Publishers
ISBN: 9781550924121
Release Date: 2003-05-01
Genre: Education

A unique approach to anger management using small group process.

Let s be Friends

Author: Lawrence E. Shapiro
Publisher: New Harbinger Publications
ISBN: 9781572246102
Release Date: 2008
Genre: Family & Relationships

Presents forty activities designed to help children build better social skills, make friends, learn to adapt to changing relationships, cope with rejection and disappointment, and find deep and lasting friendships.

What Angry Kids Need

Author: Jennifer Anne Brown
Publisher: Parenting Press, Inc.
ISBN: 1884734847
Release Date: 2008-01-01
Genre: Family & Relationships

Explains why kids get angry, what anger management skills they (and the entire family) can be taught, how parents can model anger management techniquesand how parents can cope when nothing seems to work. The authors, who emphasize the importance of patience and practice in developing the ability to handle anger, also explain options when more help is needed.

Hot Stuff to Help Kids Chill Out

Author: Jerry Wilde
Publisher: LGR Publishing
ISBN: 0965761002
Release Date: 1997
Genre: Family & Relationships

Shows how to recognize feelings of anger, discusses how angry feelings are created, and suggests ways to calm down and deal with the emotion.

How to Be Angry

Author: Signe Whitson
Publisher: Jessica Kingsley Publishers
ISBN: 0857004573
Release Date: 2011-08-15
Genre: Psychology

Children often struggle to cope with anger, and angry feelings can boil over into aggression and destructive behaviour. This resource takes a different approach to anger, teaching children how to be angry effectively, rather than telling them not to be angry at all. This group program provides step-by-step guidelines for building anger management and assertive emotional expression skills through tailored lessons, group activities and thought-provoking discussions. Participants will learn specific skills such as: · Using I-Statements · Standing Up to Bullies · Disagreeing without Arguing · Making and Refusing Requests · Responding to Anger · Finding Win—Win Solutions Suitable for use with children and teenagers aged 5 - 18, this engaging resource will help children to overcome self-destructive patterns of passive, aggressive, and passive aggressive behaviour. It will be of great use to educators, counselors, social workers, youth care professionals, psychologists and parents.

Calming the Family Storm

Author: Gary D. McKay
Publisher: Impact Publishers
ISBN: 1886230560
Release Date: 2004
Genre: Family & Relationships

A practical guide to help families deal effectively with anger includes strategies for anger control, problem solving techniques to avoid conflict, and a tool kit for discipline without anger.

The Relaxation Stress Reduction Workbook for Kids

Author: Lawrence E. Shapiro
Publisher: New Harbinger Publications
ISBN: 9781572245822
Release Date: 2009-01-01
Genre: Family & Relationships

The Relaxation and Stress Reduction Workbook for Kids offers parents a variety of techniques they can use to help their children relax, unwind, and deal constructively with common stressors such as divorce, loss of a loved one, a family move, starting at a new school, and more.

Cool Calm and Confident

Author: Lisa M. Schab
Publisher: New Harbinger Publications
ISBN: 1608824780
Release Date: 2009-04-02
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Self-assured, assertive kids are not only less likely to be picked on by their peers, they're also less likely to bully others. But it's not always easy for children to find a healthy middle ground between passivity and aggression. If your child is a frequent target for bullies, or has begun to tease and take advantage of other kids, the easy and effective activities in Cool, Calm, and Confident can help. These simple exercises help children stand up for themselves without coming across as aggressive, learn to be both kind and assertive, and develop self-confidence and a positive self-image. Using this workbook is an easy and effective way to instill self-esteem in both passive and aggressive children-a strength that will prove invaluable in childhood, in their teenage years, and throughout their lives. Help children to: Learn the difference between passive, aggressive, and assertive behavior; behave in ways that discourage teasing; understand their rights and stand up for themselves; stay calm and learn skills for managing anger; and make real and lasting friendships.

Healthy Anger

Author: Bernard Golden
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
ISBN: 9780195304503
Release Date: 2006
Genre: Family & Relationships

Golden draws upon more than 20 years of experience as a psychologist and teacher to offer specific, practical strategies for helping children and teens manage their anger constructively. He stresses that anger, when properly understood, tells more about wants and needs than about the person or situation that has caused the anger. 22 illustrations.

The ADHD Workbook for Kids

Author: Lawrence E. Shapiro
Publisher: New Harbinger Publications
ISBN: 9781572247666
Release Date: 2010
Genre: Family & Relationships

In The ADHD Workbook for Kids, an internationally-recognized child psychologist presents more than forty ten-minute games and activities children with ADHD can do to learn to make friends, gain confidence, and manage out-of-control behaviors.

Don t Let Your Emotions Run Your Life for Kids

Author: Jennifer J. Solin
Publisher: New Harbinger Publications
ISBN: 9781626258617
Release Date: 2017-07-01
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

In this much-needed guide, two dialectical behavior therapists offer an activity-based workbook for kids who struggle with anger, mood-swings, and emotional and behavioral dysregulation. Using the skills outlined in this book, kids will be able to manage their emotions, get along with others, and do better in school. Childhood can often be a time of intense emotions. But if your child’s emotions interfere with school, homework, or tests; alienate them from their peers; make it difficult to forge lasting friendships; or cause constant conflicts at home—it’s time to make a change. You need help to calm the chaos now, rather than later. Building on the success of Don’t Let Your Emotions Run Your Life and Don’t Let Your Emotions Run Your Life for Teens, this is the first dialectical behavior therapy (DBT) activity skills workbook designed especially for kids. Designed for children ages 7 to 12, this essential guide will help kids manage difficult emotions and get along better with others. If you are frustrated or worried about your emotional child, the hands-on activities in this book—including child-friendly mindfulness practices—can help. By reading this book, kids will develop their own “skills tool box” for dealing with intense emotions as they arise, no matter where or when.