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Self-Reg: How to Help Your Child (and You) Break the Stress Cycle and Successfully Engage with Life

by Stuart Shanker

The first parenting book to bring the science and psychology of children's behavior together to build brain/body awareness for self-regulation and success

Self-Reg is a ground-breaking book that presents an entirely...


Pathways to Possibility: Transforming Our Relationship with Ourselves, Each Other, and the World

by Rosamund Stone Zander

"Rosamund Zander is a miracle. Her generous voice will resonate with you, change you and help you create work that matters." —Seth Godin, author of The Icarus Deception

"Fresh, compelling, and uplifting." —...


Psychology of Prejudice and Discrimination: 3rd Edition

by Mary E. Kite & Jr., Bernard E. Whitley

The Psychology of Prejudice and Discrimination provides a comprehensive and compelling overview of what psychological theory and research have to say about the nature, causes, and reduction of prejudice and...


UnSelfie

by Michele Borba

Bestselling author Michele Borba offers a 9-step program to help parents cultivate empathy in children, from birth to young adulthood—and explains why developing a healthy sense of empathy is a key predictor...


Adolescence: A Very Short Introduction

Girls Rising: A Guide to Nurturing a Confident and Soulful Adolescent

by Urana Jackson

This guide for adults working with adolescent girls will help them explore and develop their emotional, social, and spiritual selves.

Young people are hungry and capable of engaging in meaningful explorations...


Summary of Change Your Brain, Change Your Life: by Daniel G. Amen | Includes Analysis

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Summary of Change Your Brain, Change Your Life by Daniel G. Amen | Includes Analysis

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Change Your Brain, Change Your Life by psychiatrist Daniel D. Amen is a non-fiction book based on the idea that...


Summary of The Whole-Brain Child: by Daniel J. Siegel and Tina Payne Bryson | Includes Analysis

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Summary of The Whole-Brain Child by Daniel J. Siegel and Tina Payne Bryson | Includes Analysis

 

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The Whole-Brain Child by Daniel J. Siegel and Tina Payne Bryson offers recommendations for a...


Behaving

Dutch Treat, Senior Dating and Other Stories

by mary ann fuller young & Martin simpson

This short book is a collection of ecletic stories about connection and love, where and how to find it.  Above all, the tone is optimistic.

Author Fuller Young investigates dating sites and treats the reader...


Mastery Motivation in Early Childhood: Development, Measurement and Social Processes

by David J. Messer

All children possess a motive to 'master' the various tasks and problems that they face. Without mastery motivation, it is doubtful whether children would make progress in cognitive, social communicative and...


Man, Interrupted: Why Young Men are Struggling & What We Can Do About It

by Philip Zimbardo & Nikita D. Coulombe

In 2011, Philip Zimbardo gave a TED Talk called “The Demise of Guys,” which has been viewed by over 1.8 million people. A TED eBook short followed that chronicled how in record numbers men are flaming out...


New Aging: Live Smarter Now to Live Better Forever

by Matthias Hollwich & Bruce Mau Design

Aging is a gift that we receive with life—and in New Aging, the architect Matthias Hollwich outlines smart, simple ideas to help us experience it that way.

 

New Aging invites us to take everything we associate...


Childhood Head Injury: Developmental and Recovery Variables: A Special Double Issue of Developmental Neuropsychology

by Maureen Dennis & Harvey S. Levin

Childhood head injuries differ from adult head injuries in some significant respects. They occur against a background of ongoing physical and cognitive development. Cognitive capacities often change with time...


The Key to Autism: An Evidence-based Workbook for Assessing and Treating Children and Adolescents

by Cara Daily

The Key to Autism is an invaluable and comprehensive resource for any professional assessing and treating autism in children and adolescents. Filled with dozens of case examples, exercises to understand how...


Life Reimagined: The Science, Art, and Opportunity of Midlife

by Barbara Bradley Hagerty

A dynamic and inspiring exploration of the new science that is redrawing the future for people in their forties, fifties, and sixties for the better—and for good.

There’s no such thing as an inevitable midlife...


The Prodigy's Cousin: The Family Link Between Autism and Extraordinary Talent

by Joanne Ruthsatz & Kimberly Stephens

We all know the autistic genius stereotypes. The absentminded professor with untied shoelaces. The geeky Silicon Valley programmer who writes bullet­proof code but can’t get a date. But there is another set...


Predatory Priests, Silenced Victims: The Sexual Abuse Crisis and the Catholic Church

by Mary Gail Frawley-O'Dea & Virginia Goldner

The sexual abuse scandal in the Catholic Church captured headlines and mobilized public outrage in January 2002. But much of the commentary that immediately followed was reductionistic, focusing on single "causes"...


Assessment of Trauma in Youths: Understanding issues of age, complexity, and associated variables

by Kathleen Nader

Assessment of Trauma in Youths: Understanding issues of age, complexity, and associated variables is a collection of articles by well-known specialists in the field of childhood trauma. The articles describe...


Promoting Child and Parent Wellbeing: How to Use Evidence- and Strengths-Based Strategies in Practice

by Carole Sutton

Taking a strengths-based approach, this book looks at ways practitioners can enhance children's wellbeing by identifying protective factors and positive ways of working with children and their families. Grounded...