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Why smart kids worry : and what parents can do to help / Allison Edwards.

Edwards, Allison. (Author).
Book Book ([2013])
Description: ix, 244 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
Publisher: Naperville, IL : Sourcebooks, Inc., [2013]
5 of 5 copies available at NOBLE (All Libraries).
0 current holds with 5 total copies.
Library Location Call Number Status Due Date
Lynnfield Children's Parents Collection Parents / BF 723 .A5 E393 2013 (Text to Phone) Available -
Reading Adult Nonfiction 155.4124 EDW (Text to Phone) Available -
Salem Adult Non-Fiction 155.4124/EDWARDS (Text to Phone) Available -
Saugus Adult Nonfiction 155.412 Edwards (Text to Phone) Available -
Stoneham Adult Nonfiction Mezzanine 155.4124 EDW (Text to Phone) Available -

  • ISBN: 9781402284250 (pbk. : alk. paper)
  • ISBN: 140228425X (pbk. : alk. paper)
General Note:
Includes index.
Contents:
Introduction -- How smart kids think -- The new definition of "smart" -- Understanding your child's anxiety -- How children process anxiety and why it matters -- How to address your child's anxiety in an age of worry -- Where intelligence and anxiety collide -- Why your child doesn't need to know about terrorists -- How to answer "Is global warming real? : When will I die? : Can a tornado hit our house?" and other tough questions -- What anxiety leaves behind -- Tools -- Tool #1: Square breathing -- Tool #2: Worry time -- Tool #3: Changing the channel -- Tool #4: The five question rule -- Tool #5: "I did it!" list -- Tool #6: The marble system -- Tool #7: Giving your child a role -- Tool #8: Structuring the unstructured -- Tool #9: Blanket tool -- Tool #10: Over checking -- Tool #11: Naming the anxiety -- Tool #12: Brain plate -- Tool #13: Run fast! jump high! -- Tool #14: The worry expert -- Tool #15: Feelings check-in -- Conclusion -- Acknowledgments -- Index -- About the author.
Citation: Edwards, Allison. "Why smart kids worry : and what parents can do to help." Naperville, IL : Sourcebooks, Inc., 2013.

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