Will My Kid Grow Out of It

Will My Kid Grow Out of It


  • Author : Bonny Forrest
  • Publisher : Chicago Review Press
  • Release Date : 2014-10-01
  • Genre: Family & Relationships
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781613747650


Will My Kid Grow Out of It Book Description :

At some point or another all parents question whether one or more of their child's behaviors are "normal." She seems sad a lot—is she depressed?He won't focus on his homework—could he have ADHD?He doesn't fit in with other kids—could he have some form of autism? Such anxieties can plague parents, who are often hesitant to seek help or unsure where to turn. Will My Kid Grow Out of It? helps them determine whether their child's behavior is typical for the age or a sign that professional attention may be warranted. Dr. Forrest , a pediatric neuropsychologist, uses lay terms to describe specific sets of behaviors that may be problematic, which professionals may be appropriate to consult with and why, possible diagnoses, and types of effective treat...

Jeff Herman s Guide to Book Publishers  Editors and Literary Agents

Jeff Herman s Guide to Book Publishers Editors and Literary Agents


  • Author : Jeff Herman
  • Publisher : New World Library
  • Release Date : 2014-11-03
  • Genre: Language Arts & Disciplines
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781608683109


Jeff Herman s Guide to Book Publishers Editors and Literary Agents Book Description :

If you want to get published, read this book! Jeff Herman’s Guide unmasks nonsense, clears confusion, and unlocks secret doorways to success for new and veteran writers! This highly respected resource is used by publishing insiders everywhere and has been read by millions all over the world. Jeff Herman’s Guide is the writer’s best friend. It reveals the names, interests, and contact information of thousands of agents and editors. It presents invaluable information about more than 350 publishers and imprints (including Canadian and university presses), lists independent book editors who can help you make your work more publisher-friendly, and helps you spot scams. Jeff Herman’s Guide unseals the truth about how to outsmart the gatekeepers, br...

Being a Dad

Being a Dad


  • Author : Dale Alderman
  • Publisher : iUniverse
  • Release Date : 2003-11-01
  • Genre: Biography & Autobiography
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780595296170


Being a Dad Book Description :

Take a hilarious journey through fatherhood with Dale Alderman and his two young sons, Chase and Logan. Based on actual events that occurred over seven years, Dale presents a collection of funny stories including: Breast Pads and Nipple Cream Honey, I Shrunk My Underpants Stinkerhead Stop It, Quit It, Stop It, Quit It The Farmer Cuts the Cheese Before he became a father, no one told Dale the stuff he really needed to know, like how to deal with a rampaging three-year-old at the circus, or how to corral two boys before they demolish a restaurant. From a Little League baseball game to a grade school field trip, Dale takes normal daily activities and turns them into wild escapades. Come on along and let Dale show you how much he loves Being A Dad....

Everyday Dad

Everyday Dad


  • Author : Dale Alderman
  • Publisher : Lasaria Creative Publishing
  • Release Date : 2008-10-01
  • Genre: Humor
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780981836706


Everyday Dad Book Description :

Take a hilarious journey through fatherhood with Dale Alderman and his two young sons, Chase and Logan. Based on actual events that occurred over the past twelve years, Dale presents a collection of funny stories including: Breast Pads and Nipple Cream, Honey, I Shrunk My Underpants, Stinkerhead, The Hooter Fairy, and Mine Is Bigger Than Yours.Before he became a father, no one told Dale the stuff he really needed to know, like how to deal with a rampaging three-year-old at the circus, or how to corral two boys before they demolish a restaurant. From a Little League baseball game to a grade school field trip, Dale takes normal daily activities and turns them into wild escapades. Come on along and let Dale show you how much he loves being an Everyday D...

When Will My Grown up Kid Grow Up
Score: 5
From 1 Ratings

When Will My Grown up Kid Grow Up


  • Author : Jeffrey Jensen Arnett
  • Publisher : Workman Publishing
  • Release Date : 2013
  • Genre: Family & Relationships
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780761162414


When Will My Grown up Kid Grow Up Book Description :

Helps parents of adult children understand the stage of development called "emerging adulthood" and explains how to lead young adults who are going through a period of self-focus and instability into successful adulthood....

How to Get Your Kid to Eat
Score: 4.5
From 2 Ratings

How to Get Your Kid to Eat


  • Author : Ellyn Satter
  • Publisher : Bull Publishing Company
  • Release Date : 2012-06-01
  • Genre: Health & Fitness
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781936693290


How to Get Your Kid to Eat Book Description :

Answering a multitude of questions—such as What should a parent do with a child who wants to snack continuously? How should parents deal with a young teen who has declared herself a vegetarian and refuses to eat any type of meat? Or What can parents do with a child who claims he doesn't like what's been prepared, only to turn around and eat it at his friend's house?—this guide explores the relationship between parents, children, and food in a warm, friendly, and supportive way....

Understanding Attachment
Score: 1
From 2 Ratings

Understanding Attachment


  • Author : Jean Mercer
  • Publisher : Greenwood Publishing Group
  • Release Date : 2006
  • Genre: Family & Relationships
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0275982173


Understanding Attachment Book Description :

Mercer reveals common misconceptions and outlines well-established facts and theories about how people form and maintain attachments or emotional ties to loved ones....

Growing Girls
Score: 3.5
From 3 Ratings

Growing Girls


  • Author : Jeanne Marie Laskas
  • Publisher : Bantam
  • Release Date : 2009-07-22
  • Genre: Biography & Autobiography
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0307420698


Growing Girls Book Description :

Award-winning author Jeanne Marie Laskas has charmed and delighted readers with her heartwarming and hilarious tales of life on Sweetwater Farm. Now she offers her most personal and most deeply felt memoir yet as she embarks on her greatest, most terrifying, most rewarding endeavor of all…. A good mother, writes Jeanne Marie Laskas in her latest report from Sweetwater Farm, would have bought a house in the suburbs with a cul-de-sac for her kids to ride bikes around instead of a ramshackle house in the middle of nowhere with a rooster. With the wryly observed self-doubt all mothers and mothers-to-be will instantly recognize, Laskas offers a poignant and laugh-out-loud-funny meditation on that greatest–and most impossible–of all life’s journeys...

My Wonky Kid

My Wonky Kid


  • Author : Carol Overend
  • Publisher : AuthorHouse
  • Release Date : 2015-02-20
  • Genre: Biography & Autobiography
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781496998323


My Wonky Kid Book Description :

The true, heartbreaking struggle of a boy’s journey from childhood to adulthood is captured here through the eyes of his mother. This compelling and moving journey follows Sam through the onset of the emotional and behavioural disorder that shadows him through preschool, primary, and secondary education, along with the exclusions they incur. The damaging spiral of rejection continues through behavioural correction centres and residential school – and, as he gets older, college, drugs, violence, attempted suicides, law courts, and ultimately prison. It is also an inspirational story of a family brought to the edge of endurance; of bonds stretched to the breaking point; of a stepfather’s struggle to let go of his own child, accept two others, and...

Raising a Sensory Smart Child
Score: 5
From 4 Ratings

Raising a Sensory Smart Child


  • Author : Lindsey Biel
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release Date : 2009-08-25
  • Genre: Family & Relationships
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1101429364


Raising a Sensory Smart Child Book Description :

BRAND NEW FOR 2018: A fully revised edition of the most comprehensive guide to sensory processing challenges "At least, here are the insights and answers parents have been searching for." -Dr. Temple Grandin For children with sensory difficulties - those who struggle process everyday sensations and exhibit unusual behaviors such as avoiding or seeking out touch, movement, sounds, and sights - this groundbreaking book is an invaluable resource. Sensory processing challenges affect all kinds of kind - from those with developmental delays, learning and attenion issues, or autism spectrum disorder to those without any other issues. Now in its third edition, Raising a Sensory Smart Child is even more comprehensive and helpful than ever. In this book, you'...