• Icecream
  • Moon
  • Treasure
  • Worries
  • Girl
  • Boy
Illustrations by Ali Harper

Books

Social Skills Games for Children

Featuring a wealth of familiar and easy-to-learn games, this practical handbook is designed to foster successful social strategies for children aged 5–12, and will help adults to understand and encourage children’s social skills.

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Self Esteem Games for Children

In this practical handbook, Deborah offers a wealth of fun and easy-to-learn games carefully chosen to help build and maintain self-esteem in children aged 5-11.

The selection of games reflects the seven foundation elements of self-esteem proposed by Deborah in her earlier book Helping Children to Build Self-Esteemand features opportunities for thinking and discussion.

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Anger Management Games for Children

This practical handbook helps adults to understand, manage and reflect constructively on children’s anger. The book covers the theory behind the games in accessible language, and includes a broad range of enjoyable activities for different sized groups.

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Helping Children to Build Self Esteem (Second Edition)

This second edition of the highly successful Helping Children to Build Self-Esteem is packed with fun and effective activities to help children develop and maintain healthy self-esteem.

New and updated material has been added including a section on running parent groups alongside children’s groups, as well as a brand new layout, fresh illustrations, an expanded theoretical section and extra activities.

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Helping Adolescents and Adults to Build Self Esteem

Helping Adolescents and Adults to Build Self-Esteem follows on from the widely acclaimed Helping Children to Build Self-Esteem. It is filled with simple, practical and innovative ideas for supporting the development and maintenance of healthy self-esteem.

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The Adventures of the Little Tin Tortoise

Using the tradition of oral storytelling, Deborah encourages children to consider the self-esteem issues encountered by a little tin tortoise on a journey to discover who he really is. The various obstacles and helpers he encounters along the way include worries, dealing with teasing, making decisions and forming friendships.

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Using Interactive Imagework with Children

Using Interactive Imagework with Children is an introduction and practical guide to working interactively with children’s natural imaginative abilities in order to encourage creative thinking, healthy self-esteem and effective stress management.

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Helping Children to Cope with Change, Stress and Anxiety

This book is full of creative ideas for use with children who have difficulty coping with change, stress and normal levels of anxiety.

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Focusing and Calming Games for Children

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Helping Children to Improve their Communication Skills

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Helping Adolescents and Adults to Build Self-Esteem Second Edition

Grounded in theory and packed with activities, photocopiable sheets and helpful advice, this fully updated and expanded second edition includes 'neuro nuggets' explaining aspects of neurological development and how they affect self-esteem, expanded theory and facilitator notes, and a new layout which closely links facilitator notes to accompanying activities - making the resource easier to use than ever.

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Inspiring and Creative Ideas for Working with Children

Full of innovative ideas, this book is packed with tips to engage children and promote their well-being.

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