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Teaching with Books that Heal
Language: en
Pages: 160
Authors: Patricia Liotta Kolencik, Carianne Bernadowski
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 2007 - Publisher: ABC-CLIO

Help children learn coping skills through literature! This book answers the often repeated question: Is there a children's book I can read in my classroom to give children insight into significant life events? Literature ideas and activities help students cope with real-life situations, such as bullying, that interfere with school.
Books that Heal
Language: en
Pages: 308
Authors: Carolyn Mohr, Dorothy Nixon, Shirley Vickers
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 1991 - Publisher: Libraries Unlimited

Exercises to use with children's literature to help children deal with personal problems: death, divorce, self-concept, etc.
Working with Children to Heal Interpersonal Trauma
Language: en
Pages: 354
Authors: Eliana Gil
Categories: Psychology
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-09-19 - Publisher: Guilford Press

Featuring in-depth case presentations from master clinicians, this volume highlights the remarkable capacity of traumatized children to guide their own healing process. The book describes what posttraumatic play looks like and how it can foster resilience and coping. Demonstrated are applications of play, art, and other expressive therapies with children
Creating Schools That Heal
Language: en
Authors: Lesley Koplow
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015 - Publisher: Teachers College Press

“Lesley Koplow’s well-examined truths uncover an image of intimacy between teacher and child sorely needed in our schools. Her ‘emotionally responsive’ teacher is the pivot for a classroom community that visibly supports and honors it’s members in the great variety of their lives. ‘What stands in the way?’ is the
Poetry and Story Therapy
Language: en
Pages: 256
Authors: Geri Giebel Chavis
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-08-15 - Publisher: Jessica Kingsley Publishers

Poetry and short stories can act as powerful springboards to growth, self-enhancement and healing. With the guidance of a skilled facilitator, participants can engage with their own creative expression, and with that of others, and in doing so find opportunities to voice their truth, affirm their strengths, and find new