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This is a book that will guide parents to help their children face the numerous threats and pressures they experience in this complicated world. It is a practical and useful toolkit filled with strategies for communicating with our children.
Harold Kushner, a Jewish rabbi facing his own child's fatal illness provides a practical and compassionate answer that has appealed to millions of readers across all religious creeds.
The problem of extreme complexity ; The checklist ; The end of the master builder ; The idea ; The first try ; The checklist factory ; The test ; The hero in the age of checklists ; The save
Discover simple yet powerful steps you can take to overcome emotional distress--and feel happier, calmer, and more confident. This life-changing book has already helped more than 1,000,000 readers use cognitive-behavioral therapy--one of today's most effective forms of psychotherapy--to conquer dep…
The explosion of private citizens doing public good ; Giving money ; Giving time ; Giving things ; Giving skills ; Gifts of reconciliation and new beginnings ; Gifts that keep on giving ; Model gifts ; Giving to good ideas ; Organizing markets for the public good ; Nonprofit markets can be organize…
In this book, 14 American physicians from a range of disciplines, all of whom are health care leaders and change agents, reflect on what, and how, they have learned through their experiences. This is therefore a personal account of moving forward in health care and bringing about positive change. E…
This book provides a road map for parents who want to focus on the tough but rewarding job of raising children to be responsible, self-disciplined adults. Through anecdotes and real questions parents sent to her columns, the author teaches practical parenting skills.
Offers an approach to help work with a child to fix that very annoying but widespread youthful characteristic, attitude.
Explains how friends and family of the cancer patient can play a major role in the healing process. The author shares her own experience of cancer and the power of friendship.
Language is the primary tool by which we communicate. Kegan and Lahey argue, though, that the words we use do more than represent feelings and attitudes. The very choice itself of one word or expression over another can determine feelings and attitudes and--most importantly--actions. In order to d…
Pt.1: What is hope ; Pt.2: Experiencing hope
Information about the deaf, hard of hearing & deaf-blind well-being program.
It is hard to ask people for help and many people want to help, but don't know what to do. This slim volume is full of helpful, easy and fun things to make a cancer patient's life a lot easier.
This book tells the story of a cat who dies and is buried. The child and father discuss heaven, and later they plant seeds in the garden. The father explains that Barney will become part of the ground and help plants grow, which they decide is a pretty good job for a cat.
Contributors to this volume present the latest information on both the new world evolving for deaf and hard-of-hearing children and the improved expectations for their acquisition of spoken language.