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The Out-of-sync Child: Recognizing and Coping with Sensory Processing Disorder
The Out-of-sync Child
Recognizing and Coping with Sensory Processing Disorder
Paperback      ISBN: 0399531653
Drawing on the latest research into the ailment, a guide to Sensory Integration Disorder describes the common condition, which can manifest itself in children by excessively high or low activity levels, problems with motor skills, oversensitivity or undersensitivity to sensations and movements, and other symptoms. Original.
What Babies Say Before They Can Talk: The Nine Signals Infants Use to Express Their Feelings
What Babies Say Before They Can Talk
The Nine Signals Infants Use to Express Their Feelings
Paperback      ISBN: 0743406672
A clinincal researcher and psychiatrist offers parents a detailed interpretation of nine key expressions that babies use to express interest, enjoyment, surprise, distress, anger, fear, shame, disgust, and an aversion to unpleasant odors, along with practical guidelines on how to identify and respond to each signal. Original. 20,000 first printing.
Are You My Mother?: A Comic Drama
Are You My Mother?
A Comic Drama
Paperback      ISBN: 0544002237
A graphic novel follow-up to Fun Home depicts the author's mother as a voracious reader, music lover and passionate amateur actress who quietly suffers as the wife of a closeted gay artist and withdraws from her young daughter. Reprint. (This book was featured in a previous issue of Forecast.)
What's Going on in There?: How the Brain and Mind Develop in the First Five Years of Life
What's Going on in There?
How the Brain and Mind Develop in the First Five Years of Life
Paperback      ISBN: 0553378252
A study of how the human brain forms in the first five years of life describes the critical period of development a child goes through and what parents can do to help their children's brains develop. Reprint. 30,000 first printing.
Hypnosis and Hypnotherapy With Children
Hypnosis and Hypnotherapy With Children
Hardcover      ISBN: 157230054x
The revised and expanded third edition of this popular text combines an up-to-date review of the relevant literature with a thorough and practical discussion of psychological and medical applications.
How Children Succeed: Grit, Curiosity, and the Hidden Power of Character
How Children Succeed
Grit, Curiosity, and the Hidden Power of Character
1st Edition    Hardcover      ISBN: 0547564651
A foremost New Yorker and New York Times journalist reverses three decades of thinking about what creates successful children, solving the mysteries of why some succeed and others fail – and of how to move individual children toward their full potential for success.
Do Fathers Matter?: What Science Is Telling Us About the Parent We've Overlooked
Do Fathers Matter?
What Science Is Telling Us About the Parent We've Overlooked
Paperback      ISBN: 0374535353
The Psychology Today "About Fathers" blogger and author of Acquainted With the Night explores fatherhood from psychological, genetic and neuroscience perspectives to challenge misperceptions and demonstrate the profound impact of fathers on children's lives. 40,000 first printing.
The Burn Journals
The Burn Journals
Paperback      ISBN: 1400096421
Brent Runyon was fourteen years old when he set himself on fire, and an intense retelling of that suicide attempt followed by a year of physical and psychological recovery conveys with a terrible clarity what it means to want to commit suicide. Reader's Guide available. Reprint. 35,000 first printing.
Sleeping Through The Night: How Infants, Toddlers, And Their Parents Can Get A Good Night's Sleep
Sleeping Through The Night
How Infants, Toddlers, And Their Parents Can Get A Good Night's Sleep
Paperback      ISBN: 0060742569
Complemented by an all-new listing of resources, an updated handbook for parents on how to deal with the sleep problems of small children offers detailed guidelines on how to train an infant to sleep through the night, along with helpful advice on coping with night wakings, sleep apnea, ADHD, changes in routine, nightmares, travel, and more. Original. 25,000 first printing.
Augusta, Gone: A True Story
Augusta, Gone
A True Story
Paperback      ISBN: 0060014156
A mother-and-daughter memoir of adolescence focuses on the author's struggle to protect her teenage daughter Augusta from the self-destructive behavior that characterized her own youth. Reader's Guide available. Reprint. 10,000 first printing.