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Books:

Anxiety and Stress

  • Helping Your Anxious Child, by Ronald M. Rapee, Susan H. Spence, Vanessa Cobham, and Ann Wignall
  • What to Do When Your Scared and Worried, by James J. Crist, Ph.D.
  • Cool Cats, Calm Kids, by Mary L. Williams
  • What to Do When You Worry Too Much, A Kid's Guide to Overcoming Anxiety, by Dawn Huebner

Bullying

  • Best Friends, Worst Enemies:  Understanding The Social Lives of Children, by Michael Thompson, Ph.D. and Catherine O'Neill Grace, with Lawrence J. Cohen
  • Cyber Bullying: Bullying In the Digital Age, by Robin M. Kowalski,Susan P. Limber, and Patricia W. Agatston 
  • Girl Wars: 12 Strategies That Will End Female Bullying, by Cheryl Dellasega
  •  Odd Girl Out, by Rachel Simmons
  • Odd Girl Speaks Out, by Rachel Simmons
  • The Bully, The Bullied, and The bystander:  From Preschool to High School--How Parents and Teachers Can Help Break the Cycle of Violence, by Barbara Coloroso

Depression

  • Raising Depression Free Children, by Kathleen Paula Hockey
  • When Kids Say No to School, by Elaine K. McEwan

Divorce

  • Why Did You Have to Get a Divorce? And When Can I Get A Hamster?: A Guide to Parenting, by Anthony Wolf 
  • Where am I Sleeping Tonight a Story of Divorce, by Carol Gordon Ekster
  • Was It the Chocolate Pudding?: A Story For Little Kids About Divorce, by Sandra Levins

Homework

  • Annie's Plan: Taking Charge of Schoolwork and Homework, by Jeanne Kraus

Loss and Grief

  • The Grieving Child: A Parent’s Guide, by Helen Fitzgerald
  • Talking with Children About Loss, by Maria Trozzi
  • Tear Soup, by Pat Schwiebert and Chuck DeKlyen
  • Sad Isn't Bad: A Good-Grief Guidebook for Kids Dealing with Loss, written by Michaelene Mundy
  • When Someone Very Special Dies, by Marge Eaton Heegaard Margie Heegard 
  • I Wish I could Hold Your Hand..., by Dr. Pat Palmer
  • Gentle Willow, by Joyce C. Mills 

Parenting

  • Pressured Parents, Stressed-Out Kids by Wendy S. Grolnick, Kathy Seal
  • Raising Siblings Without Rivarly How to Help Your Children Live Together So You Can Live Too by Adele Faber and Elaine Mazlish
  • How to Talk so Kids will Listen & Listen so Kids will Talk by Adele Faber and Elaine Mazlish
  • 1-2-3 Magic Effective Discipline for Children 2-12  by Thomas W. Phelan
  • Your Child’s Emotional Health:  The Middle Years by Philadelphia Child Guidance Center
  • Get Out of My Life but First Drive me and Cheryl to the Mall by Anthony Wolf
  • Real Boys by William Pollack
  • The Shelbys Need Help by Dr. Ken West

Perfectionism

  • What to Do When Good Enough Isn’t Good Enough, by Thomas S. Greenspon, Ph.D.
  • What to Do When Your Brain Gets Stuck, by Dawn Huebner

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Elmwood Elementary School
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Counseling
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School Counselor

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