Nurturing Resilience

Nurturing Resilience


  • Author: Kathy L. Kain & Stephen J. Terrell
  • Release Date : 2018-05-08
  • Genre: Psychology
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A practical, integrated approach for therapists working with people (both adults and children) who have been impacted by developmental trauma and attachment difficultiesKathy L. Kain and Stephen J. Terrell draw on fifty years of their combined clinical and teaching experience to provide this clear road map for understanding the complexities of early trauma and its related symptoms. Experts in the physiology of trauma, the authors present an introduction to their innovative somatic approach that has evolved to help thousands improve their lives. Synthesizing across disciplines--Attachment, Polyvagal, Neuroscience, Child Development Theory, Trauma, and Somatics--this book provides a new lens through which to understand safety and regulation. It include...

Experiencing Childhood and Adolescence

Experiencing Childhood and Adolescence


  • Author : Janet Belsky
  • Publisher : Worth
  • Release Date : 2018-02-22
  • Genre: Psychology
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  • ISBN 10 : 1319187749


Experiencing Childhood and Adolescence Book Description :

This brand new textbook on child and adolescent development reflects a scientist’s understanding of key research, a psychologist’s understanding of people, and a teacher’s understanding of students. It features significant new findings, a broad-based global perspective, and enhanced media offerings. With all of this, the book itself is at just the right length and level of coverage to fit comfortably in a single-term, undergraduate-level Developmental Psychology course. With its clear presentation and integration of detailed real-world examples, this acclaimed core textbook accessibly illustrates the relevance of social sciences research without sacrificing key content. This book can be purchased with the breakthrough online resource, LaunchPad...

Teacher parent Collaboration

Teacher parent Collaboration


  • Author : Louise Porter
  • Publisher : Aust Council for Ed Research
  • Release Date : 2008
  • Genre: Education
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  • ISBN 10 : 9780864316233


Teacher parent Collaboration Book Description :

This book describes the skills teachers will need for productive collaboration with their students' parents. It employs a solution-focused approach which honors the diversity of families, respects the expertise of both parents and teachers, and promotes authentic communication between them. Teacher-Parent Collaboration looks at specific challenges that arise in schools and early childhood settings. The book outlines how teachers can respond to the needs of parents whose sons or daughters have disabilities or chronic illness, are gifted learners, are displaying disruptive or aggressive behavior (including bullying) at school, or whose families are enduring adversity, child neglect, or abuse. It describes how teachers can collaborate with parents to re...

Sibling Relationships in Childhood and Adolescence

Sibling Relationships in Childhood and Adolescence


  • Author : Avidan Milevsky
  • Publisher : Columbia University Press
  • Release Date : 2011-08-16
  • Genre: Social Science
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  • ISBN 10 : 9780231527934


Sibling Relationships in Childhood and Adolescence Book Description :

The most long-lasting and enduring relationship an individual can develop is with a sibling. Considering the closeness in age and early association of siblings, they can bond for a lifetime. Psychologists are beginning to appreciate the sibling link and its dynamic role in a child's social development. Beyond the mother-child dyad, sibling associations are now attributed with determining cognitive faculties, emotional balance, self-sufficiency, and peer interactions. Clarifying the complex processes of these relationships and the benefit of parental involvement, Avidan Milevsky provides a foundational text for a growing area of study. Deploying personal narrative, theoretical examinations, and empirical data, he unravels the intricacies of the siblin...

Eating Disorders in Childhood and Adolescence

Eating Disorders in Childhood and Adolescence


  • Author : Bryan Lask
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2013-02-11
  • Genre: Psychology
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  • ISBN 10 : 9781135125394


Eating Disorders in Childhood and Adolescence Book Description :

In the fourth edition of this accessible and comprehensive book, Bryan Lask and Rachel Bryant-Waugh build on the research and expertise of the previous three editions. First published in 1993, this was the first book of its kind to explore eating disorders in children and young adolescents, a population that is very different from those in their late teens and adulthood. The contributors’ experience and knowledge have increased and the field has moved forward over the past 20 years. This fully revised edition offers a distillation of current information relating to the younger population, and contains brand new chapters on areas of experience, research and practice including: The perspective of a young person going through an eating disorder Experi...

Post Traumatic Syndromes in Childhood and Adolescence

Post Traumatic Syndromes in Childhood and Adolescence


  • Author : Vittoria Ardino
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2011-02-28
  • Genre: Psychology
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  • ISBN 10 : 9780470997697


Post Traumatic Syndromes in Childhood and Adolescence Book Description :

This book offers a comprehensive overview of up-to-date research and intervention techniques for traumatized youth highlighting uncharted territories in the field of developmental trauma and related post-traumatic reactions. One of the few titles to provide a critical and comprehensive framework which focuses specifically on post-traumatic syndromes in children and adolescents Presents the implications of PTSD in other settings (such as school and family) that are not fully addressed in other works International range of contributors, such as David Foy, Julian Ford, Jennifer Freyd, Giovanni Liotti, and Brigitte Lueger-Schuster, bring perspectives from both Europe and North America An essential resource for both researchers and practitioners...

Social Development

Social Development


  • Author : Marion K. Underwood
  • Publisher : Guilford Press
  • Release Date : 2011-09-29
  • Genre: Psychology
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  • ISBN 10 : 9781609182359


Social Development Book Description :

This authoritative, engaging work examines the key role of relationships in child and adolescent development, from the earliest infant-caregiver transactions to peer interactions, friendships, and romantic partnerships. Sections cover foundational developmental science, the self and relationships, social behaviors, contexts for social development, and risk and resilience. Leading experts thoroughly review their respective areas and highlight the most compelling current issues, methods, and research directions. Pedagogical Features: *Structured to follow the sequence of a typical social development course. *Chapters are brief and can be assigned along with primary source readings. *Includes end-of-chapter suggested reading lists. *Coverage is broader ...

Overcoming Obesity in Childhood and Adolescence

Overcoming Obesity in Childhood and Adolescence


  • Author : Donald Schumacher, MD
  • Publisher : Corwin Press
  • Release Date : 2006-11-01
  • Genre: Education
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  • ISBN 10 : 9781452237978


Overcoming Obesity in Childhood and Adolescence Book Description :

This authoritative guide discusses the "do's," "don'ts," and "can'ts" that school leaders must consider when creating and implementing new school policies for wellness, nutrition, fitness, and health....

Behavioral Aspects of Sleep Problems in Childhood and Adolescence  An Issue of Sleep Medicine Clinics

Behavioral Aspects of Sleep Problems in Childhood and Adolescence An Issue of Sleep Medicine Clinics


  • Author : Judith Owens
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release Date : 2014-06-28
  • Genre: Medical
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  • ISBN 10 : 9780323299503


Behavioral Aspects of Sleep Problems in Childhood and Adolescence An Issue of Sleep Medicine Clinics Book Description :

This issue by Dr. Judith Owens focuses on sleep behavioral problems with articles covering topics such as Addressing Sleep Problems in Children with Anxiety Disorders, Behavioral Treatment of Insomnia in Children with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD), Application of Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for Insomnia (CBT) in the Pediatric Population,Treatment of Delayed Sleep Phase Disorder (DSPD) in Adolescents, Tricks of the Trade: Practical Techniques for Managing Behavioral Sleep Problems in Young Children, Quality of Life in Children with Narcolepsy, Myofunctional Therapy in the Treatment of Pediatric Sleep Disordered Breathing, Improving Positive Airway Pressure (PAP) Adherence in Children, Creating the “Child-Friendly Sleep Lab, Contro...