Trauma-Proofing Your Kids: A Parents' Guide for Instilling Confidence, Joy and Resilience

Trauma-Proofing Your Kids: A Parents' Guide for Instilling Confidence, Joy and Resilience

By: Levine Ph.D., Peter A.; Kline, Maggie

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The number of anxious, depressed, hyperactive and withdrawn children is staggering--and still growing Millions have experienced bullying, violence (real or in the media), abuse or sexual molestation. Many other kids have been traumatized from more "ordinary" ordeals such as terrifying medical procedures, accidents, loss and divorce. "Trauma-Proofing Your Kids" sends a lifeline to parents who wonder how they can help their worried and troubled children now. It offers simple but powerful tools to keep children safe from danger "and" to help them "bounce back" after feeling scared and overwhelmed. No longer will kids have to be passive prey to predators or the innocent victims of life's circumstances.
In addition to arming parents with priceless protective strategies, best-selling authors Dr. Peter A. Levine and Maggie Kline offer an antidote to trauma and a recipe for creating resilient kids no matter what misfortune has besieged them. "Trauma-Proofing Your Kids "is a treasure trove of simple-to-follow "stress-busting," boundary-setting, sensory/motor-awareness activities that counteract trauma's effect on a child's body, mind and spirit. Including a chapter on how to navigate the inevitable difficulties that arise during the various ages and stages of development, this ground-breaking book simplifies an often mystifying and complex subject, empowering parents to raise truly confident and joyful kids despite stressful and turbulent times.

Title: Trauma-Proofing Your Kids: A Parents' Guide for Instilling Confidence, Joy and Resilience

Author: Levine Ph.D., Peter A.; Kline, Maggie

Categories: Other,

Publisher: North Atlantic Books: 2008-03-04

ISBN/UPC Number: 1556436998

ISBN/UPC Number 13: 9781556436994

Binding: Paperback

Book Condition: new

Type: Paperback

Seller ID: 9781556436994

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