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In this warmly supportive book, Dr. Stanley Greenspan offers a set of guiding principles to help parents of children-from preschoolers to teenagers-so that they feel secure in their homes, their schools, and in their community at large. He also illuminates the often subtle shifts in children's behavior that signal reaction to current stress and fears and gives parents concrete suggestions to help children handle their anxieties. The Secure Child will help families everywhere move toward the common goal of a more stable and secure future.ReviewsA godsend to all parents of fearful children.- Washington PostWill attract many readers looking for thoughtful advice.- Library JournalA timely book not only for parents, but for educators and others who have worked with children.- BookpageA must for all parents?A priceless guide for teachers, counselors and anyone who works with children.- Curled Up with a Good Book A] well-written book that should be part of every child clinician's library...Offers concrete, practical ideas...Highly readable.- New England PsychologistOffers basic guidelines to help pull families together during times of stress and uncertainty.- Boston Parents' Paper

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From one of the nation's most acclaimed child psychiatrists, a warm and experienced guide for families on how to prepare children for life in an uncertain world

Synopsis:

In this warmly supportive book, Dr. Stanley Greenspan offers a set of guiding principles to help parents of children-from preschoolers to teenagers-so that they feel secure in their homes, their schools, and in their community at large. He also illuminates the often subtle shifts in children's behavior that signal reaction to current stress and fears and gives parents concrete suggestions to help children handle their anxieties. The Secure Child will help families everywhere move toward the common goal of a more stable and secure future.

About the Author

Stanley I. Greenspan, M.D., author of the widely used and praised books The Challenging Child and (with Serena Wieder, Ph.D.) Engaging Autism, is Clinical Professor of Psychiatry and Pediatrics at George Washington University Medical School and lives in Bethesda, Maryland.

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ISBN:
9780738208169
Author:
Greenspan, Stanley I.
Publisher:
Da Capo Press
Subject:
Child Development
Subject:
Emotions
Subject:
Parenting - General
Subject:
Child rearing
Subject:
Security (Psychology) in children.
Subject:
Child Care and Parenting-General
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Publication Date:
20031031
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Pages:
176
Dimensions:
8.25 x 5.5 in 7 oz

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In this warmly supportive book, Dr. Stanley Greenspan offers a set of guiding principles to help parents of children-from preschoolers to teenagers-so that they feel secure in their homes, their schools, and in their community at large. He also illuminates the often subtle shifts in children's behavior that signal reaction to current stress and fears and gives parents concrete suggestions to help children handle their anxieties. The Secure Child will help families everywhere move toward the common goal of a more stable and secure future.
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