Helping Children Who Yearn for Someone They Love by Margot Sunderland, Nicky Hancock


Helping Children Who Yearn for Someone They Love by Margot Sunderland, Nicky Hancock

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 she is right there; or is loving one minute and indifferent, cold or abusive the next. The 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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Publication date

31st January 2001



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