Your Anxious Child: How Parents and Teachers Can Relieve Anxiety in Children (2nd Edition)

Your Anxious Child: How Parents and Teachers Can Relieve Anxiety in Children (2nd Edition)

By: John S. Dacey (author), Martha D. Mack (author), Lisa B. Fiore (author)Hardback

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A fully-revised and updated new edition of a bestselling book designed to help parents, teachers, and counsellors support young people suffering from anxiety. Offers an array of innovative strategies organized into the authors' four-step "COPE" program, which has undergone more than 20 years of successful field testing Each strategy is accompanied by a set of activities contextualized with full details of the appropriate age level, materials needed, suggested setting, and a template script Presents a straightforward account of anxiety, the most prevalent clinical diagnosis in young people, written with a careful balance of scientific evidence and benevolence Features a brand new chapter on preschoolers and a companion website that includes instructional MP3 recordings and a wealth of additional resources


List of Illustrations ix About the Authors xi Acknowledgements xiii About the Companion Website xv 1 What Is Anxiety? 1 2 The Eight Types of Anxiety Disorder 23 3 COPE Step One: Calming the Nervous System 39 4 COPE Step Two: Originating an Imaginative Plan 67 5 COPE Step Three: Persisting in the Face of Obstacles 95 6 COPE Step Four: Evaluating the Plan 117 7 Using Anxiety Strategies with Preschoolers 141 8 How Your Parenting Style Can Ease Your Child's Anxiety 161 References 181 Index 000

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9781118974582
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 208
  • ID: 9781118974582
  • weight: 422
  • ISBN10: 1118974581
  • edition: 2nd Edition

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