Helping Children Who Yearn for Someone They Love & the Frog Who Longed for the Moon to Smile by Margot Sunderland, Nicky Hancock
  

Synopsis

Helping Children Who Yearn for Someone They Love & the Frog Who Longed for the Moon to Smile by Margot Sunderland, Nicky Hancock

This practical guidebook, with a beautifully-illustrated storybook, enables teachers, parents and professionals to help children aged 4-12 connect with unresolved feelings affecting their behaviour. Helping Children who Yearn for Someone They Love is a guidebook to help children who: * are missing someone too much or suffer from separation anxiety * are obsessed with their absent parent * yearn for a parent who: has died; seems unreachable, although is right there * is loving one minute and indifferent, cold or abusive the next They yearn because they have been taken into care, fostered or adopted. The Frog who Longed for the Moon to Smile features a story for children who yearn for someone they love. Frog is very much in love with the moon because she once smiled at him. So now he spends all his time dreaming about her. He waits and waits for her to smile at him again. One day a wise and friendly crow helps frog to see how he is wasting his life away. All the time he has been facing the place of very little, he's had his back to the place of plenty.

About the Author

Dr Margot Sunderland is Director of Education and Training at The Centre for Child Mental Health London, Honorary Visiting Fellow at London Metropolitan University and Integrative Child Psychotherapist, Supervisor and Trainer with over two decades of experience in working with adults, teenagers and children. She is a First Prize award winning author, with 20 books in child mental health, published in nineteen countries.

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Book Info

Format

Multiple-item retail product
Contains 2 Spiral bound items
76 pages

Author

Margot Sunderland, Nicky Hancock
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Publisher

Speechmark Publishing Ltd an imprint of Taylor & Francis Ltd
www.routledge.com

Publication date

31st January 2001

ISBN

9780863885020


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