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Creative and practical resources, designed to help explore and support social and emotional development. Created for specific ages, social and life-situations, these resources initiate stimulated discussion and interaction.

  • Supporting Children with OCD to Understand and Celebrate Difference

    A Get to Know Me Workbook and Guide for Parents and Practitioners, 1st Edition

    By Louise Lightfoot

    The ‘Get to Know Me’ resources aim to support children, with those around them, who may have additional/special educational needs. They are designed to empower the professionals and adults who support those with identified needs. Developed by child psychologist Dr Louise Lightfoot, the series…

    Paperback – 2019-09-12
    Routledge
    Get To Know Me

  • Supporting Children with Depression to Understand and Celebrate Difference

    A Get to Know Me Workbook and Guide for Parents and Practitioners, 1st Edition

    By Louise Lightfoot

    The ‘Get to Know Me’ resources aim to support children, with those around them, who may have additional/special educational needs. They are designed to empower the professionals and adults who support those with identified needs. Developed by child psychologist Dr Louise Lightfoot, the series…

    Paperback – 2019-09-03
    Routledge
    Get To Know Me

  • Silver Matilda

    Get to Know Me: Depression, 1st Edition

    By Louise Lightfoot

    The ‘Get to Know Me’ series is aimed at children with additional needs and those who support them in the classroom. Developed by child psychologist Dr Louise Lightfoot and illustrated by Catherine Hicks, the resources in this series include activities specific to anxiety, depression and Obsessive…

    Paperback – 2019-09-03
    Routledge
    Get To Know Me

  • Draw Along With Silver Matilda

    Get to Know Me: Depression, 1st Edition

    By Louise Lightfoot

    The ‘Get to Know Me’ series is made up of resources aimed at children with additional needs. Developed by child psychologist Dr Louise Lightfoot and illustrated by Catherine Hicks, the series includes activities specific to anxiety, depression and OCD. This book, Draw Along With Silver Matilda…

    Paperback – 2019-09-03
    Routledge
    Get To Know Me

  • Tidy Tim

    Get to Know Me: OCD, 1st Edition

    By Louise Lightfoot

    The ‘Get to Know Me’ series is aimed at children with additional needs and those who support them in the classroom. Developed by child psychologist Dr Louise Lightfoot and illustrated by Catherine Hicks, the resources in this series include activities specific to anxiety, depression and Obsessive…

    Paperback – 2019-09-03
    Routledge
    Get To Know Me

  • Draw Along With Tidy Tim

    Get to Know me: OCD, 1st Edition

    By Louise Lightfoot

    The ‘Get to Know Me’ series is made up of resources aimed at children with additional needs. Developed by child psychologist Dr Louise Lightfoot and illustrated by Catherine Hicks, the series includes activities specific to anxiety, depression and Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD). This book,…

    Paperback – 2019-09-03
    Routledge
    Get To Know Me

  • Skills for Effective Learning in School

    Supporting Emotional Health and Wellbeing, 1st Edition

    By Alison Waterhouse

    One of the five books in the Mental Health and Wellbeing Teacher Toolkit, this practical resource focuses on the topic of ‘Skills for Learning’. The book offers research-driven, practical strategies, resources and lesson plans to support educators and health professionals. This is a resource book…

    Paperback – 2019-06-07
    Routledge
    Mental Health and Wellbeing Teacher Toolkit

  • Self-Discovery

    Supporting Emotional Health and Wellbeing in School, 1st Edition

    By Alison Waterhouse

    One of the five books in the Mental Health and Wellbeing Teacher Toolkit, this practical resource focuses on how to support children and young people on a voyage of self-discovery, as they learn to be their own best friend. The book offers research-driven, practical strategies, along with…

    Paperback – 2019-05-01
    Routledge
    Mental Health and Wellbeing Teacher Toolkit

  • Emotional Literacy

    Supporting Emotional Health and Wellbeing in School, 1st Edition

    By Alison Waterhouse

    One of the five books in the Mental Health and Wellbeing Teacher Toolkit for teachers and other professionals working with children, this practical resource focuses on the topic of ‘Emotional Literacy’ and how to support children and young people on a journey of self-discovery where they learn to…

    Paperback – 2019-04-05
    Routledge
    Mental Health and Wellbeing Teacher Toolkit

  • Draw on Your Relationships

    Creative Ways to Explore, Understand and Work Through Important Relationship Issues, 2nd Edition

    By Margot Sunderland, Nicky Armstrong

    Draw on Your Relationships is a bestselling resource to help people of all ages express, communicate and deal more effectively with their emotions through drawing. Built around five key themes, each section contains a simple picture exercise with clear objectives, instructions and suggestions for…

    Paperback – 2019-02-21
    Routledge
    Draw On

  • Let's Talk Social Skills

    A game to promote social communication, 2nd Edition

    By Lesley Mayne

    The second edition of these bestselling cards remains focused on building stronger communication skills in children and young adults. The social skills topics can be used as a therapeutic activity, a warm-up exercise, or a closing game. Partners practise conversing with peers and adults by…

    FLC – 2019-01-11
    Routledge
    Games for Talking

  • Blaster: A Card Game for Problem-Solving Skills

    1st Edition

    By Yvette Jones

    Blaster is a fun, fast-paced card game to develop children’s problem solving skills and social awareness. Players will learn to approach challenging situations with constructive thoughts, communication and actions and are encouraged to consider the consequences of different choices in a safe…

    FLC – 2018-10-24
    Routledge

  • Talkabout Sex and Relationships 2

    A Sex Education Programme, 1st Edition

    By Alex Kelly, Emily Dennis

    Talkabout Sex & Relationships 2 is a comprehensive toolkit for all therapists, educators and support staff who deliver sex 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 varying…

    Paperback – 2018-10-03
    Routledge
    Talkabout

  • The Relationship Cards

    1st Edition

    By Margot Sunderland, Nicky Armstrong

    The Relationship Cards are 48 emotive and artistic images designed to help people to review the key relationships in their lives in a meaningful and often transformative way. The cards provide an engaging way for people to talk about and clarify their feelings, while reflecting on what they value…

    FLC – 2018-10-01
    Routledge
    Draw On

  • Feelings Blob Cards

    2nd Edition

    By Pip Wilson, Ian Long

    Now with all new illustrations, the second edition of these bestselling cards continues to provide a tool to initiate discussion and reflection around feelings. The cards span a whole range of emotions- angry, happy, depressed, excited, confused- and can be used to get people talking about feelings…

    FLC – 2018-10-01
    Routledge
    Blobs

  • Emotional Wellbeing

    An Introductory Handbook for Schools, 2nd Edition

    By Gillian Shotton, Sheila Burton

    This is an essential resource for educators working to support emotional wellbeing in children and young people. Written by the team behind the Emotional Literacy Support Assistant (ELSA) training programme, it provides practical suggestions that can be implemented straight away to make a positive…

    Paperback – 2018-09-13
    Routledge

  • The Emotion Cards

    1st Edition

    By Margot Sunderland, Nicky Armstrong

    The Emotion Cards are 48 emotive and artistic images designed to help people to review their emotions and their relationships in a meaningful and often transformative way. The cards are designed to capture the deeper truth of how people experience their life, offering poignant descriptions for what…

    FLC – 2018-05-23
    Routledge
    Draw On

  • Gymtherapy

    Developing emotional wellbeing and resilience in children through the medium of movement, 1st Edition

    By Rebekah Pierre

    This highly practical resource introduces the concept of ‘Gymtherapy’; a pioneering approach to working with children that uses movement as a means of promoting emotional wellbeing. Gymtherapy brings together the physical and emotional benefits of activity alongside the importance of safeguarding…

    Paperback – 2018-05-10
    Routledge

  • Discovering Who I am

    A Group Resource for Children and Young People Working on Social and Emotional Wellbeing and Identity, 1st Edition

    By Joanna Hoskin, Geraldine Garwood

    Discovering Who I Am is a practical group resource that has been specifically designed for use by clinicians and other professionals within health, education and social care. It supports the running of group sessions for children and adolescents with emotional, social and relationship issues who…

    Paperback – 2018-05-02
    Routledge

  • The Big Book of Blob Trees

    2nd Edition

    By Pip Wilson, Ian Long

    The Big Book of Blob Trees features 70 different Blob trees that can be used as prompts to explore feelings. This unique collection of Blob trees with its range of different Blob characters is a fabulous way of opening up discussions about feelings and developing understanding of emotions, empathy…

    Paperback – 2018-05-01
    Routledge
    Blobs

  • The Big Book of Blobs

    2nd Edition

    By Pip Wilson, Ian Long

    The Big Book of Blobs is a collection of Blob pictures that can be used as prompts to explore feelings. The relatable Blob characters are depicted in many different situations which can be used as a springboard for meaningful discussion on a range of issues and topics. The Blobs in this collection…

    Paperback – 2018-05-01
    Routledge
    Blobs

  • Draw On Your Emotions book and The Emotion Cards

    1st Edition

    By Margot Sunderland, Nicky Armstrong

    Combined set of Draw on Your Emotions and The Emotions Cards. Draw on Your Emotions is a bestselling resource to help people of all ages express, communicate and deal more effectively with their emotions through drawing. Built around five key themes, each section contains a simple picture exercise…

    Paperback – 2018-04-19
    Routledge
    Draw On

  • Draw on Your Emotions

    2nd Edition

    By Margot Sunderland, Nicky Armstrong

    Draw on Your Emotions is a bestselling resource to help people of all ages express, communicate and deal more effectively with their emotions through drawing. Built around five key themes, each section contains a simple picture exercise with clear objectives, instructions and suggestions for…

    Paperback – 2018-04-03
    Routledge
    Draw On

  • Reclaiming Radical Ideas in Schools

    Preparing Young Children for Life in Modern Britain, 1st Edition

    By Andrew Moffat

    Reclaiming Radical Ideas in Schools provides support for every primary school in the provision of Spiritual, Moral, Social and Cultural Development (SMSC), the teaching of British values and preparation for life in modern Britain. Providing practical and tried-and-tested strategies, this…

    Paperback – 2017-12-11
    Routledge

  • How Monsters Wish to Feel and other picture books

    Seven Storybooks Set, 1st Edition

    By Juliette Ttofa

    This set of seven therapeutic storybooks contains stories that each tell of a different journey centred around a particular theme; such as emotional resilence, self-care, friendship, stress, resilient thinking and dealing with loss. Designed for use alongside the guidebook Nurturing…

    Paperback – 2017-11-21
    Routledge
    Nurturing Emotional Resilience Storybooks

  • How Monsters Wish to Feel

    A Story about Emotional Resilience, 1st Edition

    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 – 2017-11-17
    Routledge
    Nurturing Emotional Resilience Storybooks

  • The Boy Who Longed to Look at the Sun

    A Story about Self-Care, 1st Edition

    By Juliette Ttofa

    The Boy who Longed to Look at the Sun is a therapeutic story about 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 priorities have become skewed…

    Paperback – 2017-11-17
    Routledge
    Nurturing Emotional Resilience Storybooks

  • The Hot and Bothered Air Balloon

    A Story about Feeling Stressed, 1st Edition

    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 – 2017-11-17
    Routledge
    Nurturing Emotional Resilience Storybooks

  • The Tale of Two Fishes

    A Story about Resilient Thinking, 1st Edition

    By Juliette Ttofa

    The Tale of Two Fishes is a therapeutic story about developing 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 the blue fish…

    Paperback – 2017-11-15
    Routledge
    Nurturing Emotional Resilience Storybooks

  • Nurturing Emotional Resilience in Vulnerable Children and Young People

    A Practical Guide, 1st Edition

    By Juliette Ttofa

    Nurturing Emotional Resilience in Vulnerable Children and Young People is a guidebook that provides a framework and 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 centers…

    Paperback – 2017-11-10
    Routledge
    Nurturing Emotional Resilience Storybooks

  • Managing Challenging Behaviour in the Classroom

    A Framework for Teachers and SENCOs, 1st Edition

    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 – 2017-08-16
    Routledge

  • Talkabout Sex and Relationships 1

    A Programme to Develop Intimate Relationship Skills, 1st Edition

    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 – 2017-08-01
    Routledge
    Talkabout

  • Social Stories for Kids in Conflict

    2nd Edition

    By John Ling

    Social Stories for Kids in Conflict is a practical guide to help young people improve their behaviour. Designed to help all those who work and/or live with young people who have difficulties with their behaviours and relationships with others, this book is a practical guide to help young people…

    Paperback – 2017-02-15
    Routledge
    Speechmark Practical Therapy Manual

  • The Language Kit for Primary Schools

    Talking Together, 1st Edition

    By Jenny Dundas, Jane Hutchinson

    The Language Kit for Primary Schools is a comprehensive toolkit for teachers, SENCOs and teaching assistants who deliver group interventions in order to support language and communication in schools. Key features of the kit include: suggested strategies with clear guidelines to help practitioners…

    Paperback – 2017-02-15
    Routledge

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