Synopses & Reviews
Girls need ample, loving demonstrations from adults close to them that they are appreciated and can be trusted to know what they need for themselves. They also need to be given plenty of opportunity to develop their talents. Girls who lack sufficient emotional support may feel neglected and unworthy of attention, and easily find themselves at greater risk of exploitation and abuse, even as adults. Raising Confident Girls provides parents and teachers with the best hands-on, practical advice available for nurturing girls in a changing and challenging social environment.
How parents and teachers can help young children through the crises of confidence that mark their formative years
About the Author
Elizabeth Hartley-Brewer writes extensively on parenting topics and conducts workshops about guiding and motivating children.