– A Kid’s Guide To Overcoming Negativity
– Part of the What-to-Do Guides for Kids Series from Magination Press – part of the American Psychological Association
Did you know that life is like an obstacle course? It’s exciting and fun but full of tricky spots to get through. If you’re a kid who feels so frustrated by those tricky spots that it’s hard to enjoy the good things in life, this book is for you.
What to Do When You Grumble Too Much guides children and their parents through the cognitive-behavioral techniques used to treat negative thinking. Lively metaphors and illustrations help kids see life’s hurdles in a new way, while drawing and writing activities help them master skills to get over those hurdles. Step-by-step instructions point the way toward becoming happier and more positive kids. This interactive self-help book is the complete resource for educating, motivating and empowering children to work toward change.
Includes a Note to Parents and Caregivers by psychologist and author Dawn Huebner, PhD.
About the Author:
Dawn Huebner, PhD is a clinical psychologist in Exeter, New Hampshire, specialising in the treatment of children and their parents.
About the Illustrator:
The whimsical art of Bonnie Matthews appears in many children’s books and magazines. She lives in Baltimore.