Resources


Useful Online Resources


BOOKS FOR PARENTS/TEACHERS

  • Helping your Anxious Child: A Step-by-Step Guide for Parents. (2000). Rapee et al. New Harbinger.
  • Help for Worried Kids: How your child can conquer anxiety and fear. (2006).Last.
  • Worried No More: Help and Hope for Anxious Children. Wagner.
  • Monsters Under the Bed and Other Childhood Fears: Helping your Child Overcome Anxieties, Fears, and Phobias. Garber, Garber, & Spizman.
  • Parenting your Anxious Child with Mindfulness and Acceptance: A Powerful New Approach to Overcoming Fear, Panic, and Worry Using Acceptance and Commitment Therapy. McCurry.
  • What to do when your Child has Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder: Strategies and Solutions. Wagner.
  • Freeing your Child from Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder: A Powerful, Practical Program for Parents of Children and Adolescents. Chansky.
  • Helping Your Child with Selective Mutism: Practical Steps to Overcome a Fear of Speaking (2005). McHolm, Cunningham, & Vanier.
  • Good Friends are Hard to Find: Help your Child Find, Make, and Keep Friends. (1996). Frankel & Wetmore. (social skills training)
  • Understanding Children of Special Needs. Jack Taulbee (2005). Wayne Publishing.
  • Mental Health Medications for Children: A Primer. Brown et al. (2005). Guilford. (written especially for school personnel).

BOOKS FOR CHILDREN

  • Wemberly Worried. Henkes.
  • Up and Down the Worry Hill. Wagner.
  • First Day Jitters. Danneberg.
  • I Don’t Know Why…I Guess I’m Shy: A Story About Taming Imaginary Fears. Cain & Smith-Moore.
  • Into the Great Forest: A Story for Children Away from Parents for the First Time. Marcus, Marcus, & Jesche.
  • Night Light: A Story for Children Afraid of the Dark. Dutro & Boyle.
  • Scary Night Visitors: A Story for Children with Bedtime Fears. Marcus, Marcus, & Jesche.