This guidebook is designed to help children who: bottle up their feelings; are trying to manage their too painful feelings by themselves; do not let themselves cry, protest or say that they are scared; are living with too many unresolved painful emotions from the past; have experienced disturbing, overwhelming or confusing life events, which they have been unable to think through or feel through properly; are suffering from unmourned grief.
The book is designed to enable teachers, parents and professionals to understand and acknowledge children’s feelings and defences against those feelings and to respond effectively .The exercises, tasks and ideas for things to say and do, are specifically designed to help these children express and reflect on their feelings and address painful events in their lives, to the point of resolution and appropriate action.
- Publisher: Speechmark Publishing Ltd; New edition edition (17 Jan 2001)
- ISBN-10:: 0863884571
- ISBN-13:: 978-0863884573