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Caleb's healing story : an interactive story with activities to help children to overcome challenges arising from trauma, attachment issues, adoption or fostering / Kathleen A. Chara, and Tasha A. Lehner ; illustrated by Samantha Aburime.

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 1 total copy.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Plainfield-Guilford Twp PL - Plainfield J 618.928 Chara (Text) 31208912465616 children non-fiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781785927027
  • Physical Description: 144 pages : illustrated ; 25 cm
  • Publisher: Philadelphia : Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2016.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Includes "Introduction to parents, caregivers, and professionals"
Formatted Contents Note:
Acknowledgements -- Introduction to parents, caregivers, and professionals -- Characters -- Caleb's city map -- Caleb's story -- The boy who has a story to tell -- The case of the missing chocolate chips -- Anger is not my friend -- When the past is not the past -- Healing is hard work -- The shadow in the corner? -- Healing kids celebrate -- Activities and assessments -- Healing activities and assessments for children and teens -- Healing activities and assessments for parents and caregivers -- Resources -- Guidelines and recommendations for professionals -- Further reading -- Helpful organizations, websites, contacts -- Glossary -- Index.
Summary, etc.:
Caleb invites the reader to join him on a healing journey by sharing his own experience of resolving his early trauma. Activities and worksheets encourage children aged 5-14 to participate in their own healing process. The book explores the key challenges children face and offers easy to use interventions.
Target Audience Note:
Grades 4 to 6.
Subject: Adopted children > Psychology > Juvenile literature.
Attachment disorder in children > Juvenile literature.
Adopted children > Services for > Juvenile literature.

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