Why Are You So Scared? A Child's Book About Parents With PTSD

Pages: 32, Color
Size: 8 x 10
Age Range: 4-8
Item #: 441B084
ISBN: 978-1-4338-1045-9
List Price: $14.95
Publication Date: August 2011
Format: Hardcover
Other Format: Softcover
Availability: In Stock
Overview

When a parent has PTSD, children can often feel confused, scared, or helpless. Why Are You So Scared? explains PTSD and its symptoms in nonthreatening, kid-friendly language, and is full of questions and exercises that kids and parents can work through together.

The interactive layout encourages kids to express their thoughts and feelings about PTSD through writing, drawing, and designing. This book can serve as a practical tool for kids to cope with and eventually feel better about their parent's PTSD.

A comprehensive note to parents offers advice for using this book to help children communicate the emotions that may accompany their parent's PTSD recovery.

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