Emotional Literacy at the Heart of the School Ethos (Lucky Duck Books)

Emotional Literacy at the Heart of the School Ethos (Lucky Duck Books)

By: Steve Killick (author)Paperback

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'This book will educate and enthuse teachers about emotional literacy, while providing them with a host of practical suggestions for working with children to increase awareness, understanding and control of their feelings' - Professor Neil Frude, Clinical Psychologist, Western Mail Translating the theory of emotional literacy into a practical, whole-school approach, this book is written for teachers, psychologists and lecturers wishing to introduce and implement: o the rationale o the practice o the policy development. Drawing on his practical experience as a consultant with a special school, the author provides everything you will need to deliver a full training programme on this subject, including activities and a Powerpoint presentation on a CD-rom. His work explains the importance of considering children's emotional life in school situations and gives practical skills to help nurture children's emotional development. Dr Steve Killick is a Chartered Clinical Psychologist who works in the NHS with young people with severe mental health problems.He has worked in both adult and child mental health and education settings and also works as a consultant and trainer for organisations and individuals. He has recently worked with Headlands School in Wales to produce an emotional literacy programme for organisational change and curriculum development.

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About Author

Dr Steve Killick is a Chartered Clinical Psychologist who works in the NHS with young people with severe mental health problems. He has worked in both adult and child mental health and education settings and also works as a consultant and trainer for organisations and individuals. He has recently worked with Headlands School in Wales to produce an emotional literacy programme for organisational change and curriculum development.

Contents

PART ONE: CREATING THE CLIMATE FOR EMOTIONAL LITERACY Emotional Intelligence and Emotional Literacy An Impulse to Act - the Nature of Emotion The Five Pathways to Emotional Intelligence Calmer Classrooms, Safer Schools - the Emotionally Literate School An Emotionally Intelligent Approach to Managing Behaviour PART TWO: COMMUNICATING EMOTIONAL LITERACY It's All About Communication Reflective Listening - Attending to Feelings Encouraging Co-Operation - Motivation and Feedback Problem-Solving Conversations The Kindling of Curiosity: Thinking Skills Working Together: Developing Interpersonal Skills Reflective Practice: Reflection Before Reaction A Frightening Conclusion

Product Details

  • publication date: 16/08/2006
  • ISBN13: 9781412911559
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 208
  • ID: 9781412911559
  • weight: 621
  • ISBN10: 1412911559

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