Child Psychology
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Freeing Your Child from Anxiety: Powerful, Practical Strategies to Overcome Your Child's Fears, Phobias, and Worries
Freeing Your Child from Anxiety
Powerful, Practical Strategies to Overcome Your Child's Fears, Phobias, and Worries
Paperback      ISBN: 0767914929
Citing a significant rise in child anxiety since the September 11 attacks, a guide for parents offers strategies on how to help a child manage stress, sharing insights into the mechanics of anxiety while urging readers to address worry as a solvable problem. Original.
The Forbidden Experiment: The Story of the Wild Boy of Aveyron
The Forbidden Experiment
The Story of the Wild Boy of Aveyron
Paperback      ISBN: 1568360487
Examines the historical, social, and philosophical causes for the prominence of the Wild Boy of Aveyron and documents the effort of Dr. Jean-Marc-Gaspard Itard to bring him to a civilized state
The Untouched Key: Tracing Childhood Trauma in Creativity and Destructiveness
The Untouched Key
Tracing Childhood Trauma in Creativity and Destructiveness
Paperback      ISBN: 0385267649
Examines the connection of childhood traumas with both adult creativity and destructiveness
Savage Girls and Wild Boys: A History of Feral Children
Savage Girls and Wild Boys
A History of Feral Children
Paperback      ISBN: 0312423357
A collective history of feral children who were brought up in the wilderness, raised by animals, or locked up in solitary confinement examines the stories of Peter the Wild Boy, Victor of Aveyron, and a boy raised by monkeys in Uganda.
Hurry Down Sunshine
Hurry Down Sunshine
Hardcover      ISBN: 1590511913
Hurry Down Sunshine tells the story of the extraordinary summer when, at the age of fifteen, Michael Greenberg's daughter was struck mad. It begins with Sally's visionary crack-up on the streets of Greenwich Village, and continues, among other places, inthe out-of-time world of a Manhattan psychiatric ward during the city's most sweltering months.In an unsentimental and provocative account, the author details his young daughter's sudden onset of mental illness and her long and difficult journey back to life.
The Moral Intelligence of Children: How to Raise a Moral Child
The Moral Intelligence of Children
How to Raise a Moral Child
Paperback      ISBN: 0452279372
An enlightening approach to the ways and reasons why children blossom into moral adults--or, in some cases, the opposite--offers case studies, discussions with parents, interviews with children, and visits to classrooms and nurseries, in an essential guide for parents. Reprint.
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.
Easy to Love, Difficult to Discipline: The 7 Basic Skills for Turning Conflict into Cooperation
Easy to Love, Difficult to Discipline
The 7 Basic Skills for Turning Conflict into Cooperation
Paperback      ISBN: 0060007753
And easy-to-adopt seven-step prpgram is designed to transform willful children into willing ones by applying basic rules of discipline and consistency to a child's daily life. Reprint.
Grace and Grit: Spirituality and Healing in the Life and Death of Treya Killam Wilber
Grace and Grit
Spirituality and Healing in the Life and Death of Treya Killam Wilber
2nd Edition    Paperback      ISBN: 1570627428
Here is a deeply moving account of a couple's struggle with cancer and their journey to spiritual healing. Grace and Grit is the compelling story of the five-year journey of Ken Wilber and his wife Treya Killam Wilber through Treya's illness, treatment, and, finally, death.
From Binge to Blackout: A Mother And Son Struggle With Teen Drinking
From Binge to Blackout
A Mother And Son Struggle With Teen Drinking
Paperback      ISBN: 0451219090
Written from the perspectives of a mother and son, the story of a family's battle with the problem of teenage drinking describes one young man's growing alcohol problem, the denial that nearly destroyed his family and his own life, and their long and difficult struggle to overcome the problem. Original. 50,000 first printing.