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Reflecting the latest best practice and written by experts, Speechmark resources are designed to support and inspire practitioners across education, health and social care. Our practical and easy-to-use materials will help to save you time and enhance your effectiveness.

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  • Nurturing Emotional Resilience in Vulnerable Children and Young People

    A Practical Guide

    By Juliette Ttofa

    Nurturing Emotional Resilience in Vulnerable Children and Young People is a guidebook that provides practical strategies to support children’s emotional resilience at a whole-school and more targeted level. Underpinned by research into the concept of resilience, the book centres around the ‘…

    Paperback – 2017-10-23 
    Routledge
    Nurturing Emotional Resilience Storybooks

  • How Monsters Wish to Feel

    A Story about Emotional Resilience

    By Juliette Ttofa

    How Monsters Wish to Feel is a therapeutic story about a journey to develop emotional resilience. Through the analogy of monsters, it depicts a tale of how a child’s needs can sometimes become distorted, so that the needs we see expressed through outward behaviour (the monster) mask the true,…

    Paperback – 2017-10-10 
    Routledge
    Nurturing Emotional Resilience Storybooks

  • The Boat Star

    A Story about Loss

    By Juliette Ttofa

    The Boat Star is a therapeutic story about dealing with a painful loss and taking comfort in good memories. In this poignant story, a boy loses a special feather and goes on a magical journey to try to recover it. Although he doesn’t find his feather, he is comforted by the memory of the feather…

    Paperback – 2017-10-10 
    Routledge
    Nurturing Emotional Resilience Storybooks

  • The Tale of Two Fishes

    A Story about Resilient Thinking

    By Juliette Ttofa

    The Tale of Two Fishes is a therapeutic story about a journey to develop resilient thinking. A little girl feeds blue fishes with up-turned mouths and red fishes with down-turned mouths. The more she feeds the red fish, the bigger and more angry they become. The girl realises that if she feeds…

    Paperback – 2017-10-10 
    Routledge
    Nurturing Emotional Resilience Storybooks

  • The Day the Sky Fell In

    A Story about Finding Your Element

    By Juliette Ttofa

    The Day the Sky Fell In is a therapeutic story about a journey to let go of worries and emotional baggage. When a determined girl climbs a difficult path up a cliff, the sky rains down mystery objects on her which she catches and carries with her. Her journey becomes more and more difficult and…

    Paperback – 2017-10-10 
    Routledge
    Nurturing Emotional Resilience Storybooks

  • The Girl Who Collected Her Own Echo

    A Story about Friendship

    By Juliette Ttofa

    The Girl who Collected Her Own Echo is a therapeutic story about finding friendship. In the story, a little girl lives by herself and loves to sing. One day whilst she is singing in a mysterious cave, she thinks that her echo must be the sound of other children singing, but she is too shy to…

    Paperback – 2017-10-10 
    Routledge
    Nurturing Emotional Resilience Storybooks

  • The Boy who Longed to Look at the Sun

    A Story about Self-Care

    By Juliette Ttofa

    The Boy who Longed to Look at the Sun is a therapeutic story about a journey to encourage self-care. It tells the story of a boy who loves playing outside and becomes fixated with looking at the sun, even though he has been warned it can hurt his eyes. Eventually the boy realises that his…

    Paperback – 2017-10-10 
    Routledge
    Nurturing Emotional Resilience Storybooks

  • The Hot and Bothered Air Balloon

    A Story about Feeling Stressed

    By Juliette Ttofa

    The Hot and Bothered Air Balloon is a therapeutic story about feeling stressed. In the story, a hot air balloon is so hot and bothered that he is stuck high up in the air. With the help of a friendly puffin, the hot air balloon is able to come down to earth feeling better and more relaxed. The…

    Paperback – 2017-10-10 
    Routledge
    Nurturing Emotional Resilience Storybooks

  • Who's Afraid of AAC?

    The UK Guide to Augmentative and Alternative Communication

    By Alison Battye

    Who's Afraid of AAC? is a clear and concise guide to Augmentative and Alternative Communication (AAC) in the UK and will be an essential resource for all Speech and Language Therapists, educators, parents and carers supporting children with non-verbal communication. This book sets out to…

    Paperback – 2017-09-26 
    Routledge

  • Managing Challenging Behaviour in the Classroom

    A Framework for Teachers and SENCOs

    By Gary Lavan

    For teachers and SENCOs in all settings, this invaluable resource will guide you through a simple, systematic process of understanding why challenging behaviour is happening and give you some very practical, easily implemented strategies that all staff can use to help make things easier for the…

    Paperback – 2017-09-20 
    Routledge

  • Talkabout Sex and Relationships 1

    A Programme to Develop Intimate Relationship Skills

    By Alex Kelly, Emily Dennis

    Talkabout Sex & Relationships 1 is a comprehensive toolkit for all therapists, educators and support staff who deliver relationship education to people with special needs. It is intended primarily to support groupwork but activities can be easily adapted to suit the needs of individuals with…

    Paperback – 2017-07-24 
    Routledge
    Talkabout

  • Developing Children's Speech, Language and Communication Through Stories and Drama

    By Jodi Lea-Trowman

    Using drama activities based on a range of classic and modern stories, this inspiring resource equips SENCOs, primary school teachers and speech and language therapists alike with simple, practical and effective tools to improve children's speech, language and communication. Key features include:…

    Paperback – 2017-07-24 
    Routledge

  • Talkabout for Teenagers (second edition)

    Developing Social and Emotional Communication Skills, 2nd Edition

    By Alex Kelly, Brian Sains

    Talkabout for Teenagers is a bestselling professional workbook supporting educators and therapists who deliver social and relationship skills groups for older children and young adults with social, emotional or behavioural difficulties. It is a complete group work resource that offers a…

    Paperback – 2017-07-11 
    Routledge
    Talkabout

  • Talkabout for Children 1 (second edition)

    Developing Self-Awareness and Self-Esteem, 2nd Edition

    By Alex Kelly

    Talkabout for Children: Developing Self-Awareness and Self-Esteem is a bestselling professional workbook supporting educators and therapists who deliver social and relationship skills groups for children with social, emotional or behavioural difficulties. Self-awareness and self-esteem is an…

    Paperback – 2017-07-07 
    Routledge
    Talkabout

  • Talkabout for Children 2 (second edition)

    Developing Social Skills, 2nd Edition

    By Alex Kelly

    Talkabout for Children: Developing Social Skills is a bestselling professional workbook supporting educators and therapists who deliver social and relationship skills groups for children with social, emotional or behavioural difficulties. Social competence is an essential aspect of our quality of…

    Paperback – 2017-07-07 
    Routledge
    Talkabout

  • Talkabout for Children 3 (second edition)

    Developing Friendship Skills, 2nd Edition

    By Alex Kelly

    Talkabout for Children: Developing Friendship Skills is a bestselling professional workbook supporting educators and therapists who deliver social and relationship skills groups for children with social, emotional or behavioural difficulties. This resources creates the final level of the Talkabout…

    Paperback – 2017-07-07 
    Routledge
    Talkabout

  • Sensory-Being for Sensory Beings

    Creating Entrancing Sensory Experiences

    By Joanna Grace

    Sensory-being: the enveloping of natural presentness and awareness in an unfolding sensory moment. Sensory Beings: people whose experience of the world, and meaning within it, is primarily sensory. Often these are people who do not have access to language. If you support someone who understands the…

    Paperback – 2017-06-30 
    Routledge

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TALKABOUT

TALKABOUT is the hugely poplar resources series by Alex Kelly which includes practical books to help staff to develop social skills.

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Catalogue & Pricelist

Speechmark Catalogue 2017

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