Sometimes Stopping Is Hard: A First Look At Addiction (A First Look at...Series) (Paperback)

Sometimes Stopping Is Hard: A First Look At Addiction (A First Look at...Series) By Pat Thomas, Lesley Harker (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Pat Thomas, Lesley Harker (Illustrator)
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Are there children in your life who are experiencing the pain of seeing a loved one suffering from addiction? This book will help give kids advice and information in a gentle and sensitive way. It will also help kids accept the normal fears and worries that accompany bullying while suggesting ways to resolve this upsetting experience.

Parents, teachers, and gift givers will find:

  • language that is simple, direct, and easier for younger children to understand
  • information about addiction
  • a helpful book written by a psychotherapist and counselor
  • a whole series of books for children to explore emotional issues

The A First Look At series promotes positive interaction among children, parents, and teachers, and encourage kids to ask questions and confront social and emotional questions that sometimes present problems. Books feature appealing full-color illustrations on every page plus a page of advice to parents and teachers.

About the Author

Pat Thomas is a trained psychotherapist, naturopath and journalist. After working as a journalist and broadcaster in the USA, she now works in the field of child development and writes for various publications including "Practical Parenting".

Product Details
ISBN: 9781438089676
ISBN-10: 1438089678
Publisher: Sourcebooks Explore
Publication Date: November 9th, 2021
Pages: 32
Language: English
Series: A First Look at...Series