Helping Children Who Yearn For Someone They Love (Spiral bound)
Ages 4-12 This guidebook for teachers, parents, and professionals helps children connect with unresolved feelings affecting their behavior. Kids who suffer from separation anxiety, are obsessed with an absent parent, yearn for a caregiver who has died, seems unreachable even while present, is loving one minute and indifferent, cold, or abusive the next. Often these children have been taken into care, fostered, or adopted. Nine practical guidebooks, each with an accompanying beautifully illustrated storybook, have been written to help children (aged 4-12) think about and connect with their feelings. Exercises, tasks and ideas are designed to help children think about, express, and process, unresolved feelings. Also available is The Frog Who Longed for the Moon To Smile, the children's book that accompanies this guide (sold separately).