How to Help Children Find the Champion Within Themselves

Author: David Hemery

Publisher: Pearson Education

ISBN: 9780563519683

Category: Self-Help

Page: 160

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Winning ways to help children succeed Powerful and positive communication tools to deliver extraordinary results Written by David Hemery, Olympic Medalist Encouraging, motivating and inspiring for adults and children alike
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The Rules to Raise Happy, Healthy Children (Collection)

Author: Richard Templar,Roni Jay,Stephen Briers

Publisher: FT Press

ISBN: 0133445879

Category: Family & Relationships

Page: 745

View: 4206

A brand new collection of great parenting advice -- fun, non-judgmental, and amazingly helpful! 3 great books help you become a better, happier parent… and raise happier, less stressed, more successful children! When it comes to parenting, nobody’s perfect, nobody can do it all, and nobody can guarantee results. Not you. Not anyone. So, how do you do the things you can do? The things most likely to help your children enjoy their lives, and grow into healthy, confident, successful, happy adults? These three books bring together invaluable advice: help that’s fun, friendly, non-judgmental, realistic, and above all, useful! Richard Templar’s The Rules of Parenting, Expanded Edition serves up 100+ flexible tips and adaptable “Rules” for your family, starting with the most important Rule of them all: RELAX. Here’s all you need to know from toddler to first boyfriend/girlfriend, driving lessons through college and beyond… help with attitude, discipline, siblings, school, teenage life, crises, “grown” children… and above all, staying sane! Next, in Nobody Told Me That!, Roni Jay offers great advice for raising kids who are more confident, resilient, ethical, loving, competent, responsible, fulfilled, engaged, and enthusiastic. Jay identifies what the most successful parents do, distills those insights into 10 core principles, and shows how to actually apply them in your own family. Finally, in How Your Child Thinks, world-renowned child psychologist Dr. Stephen Briers goes inside your child’s mind, and helps you give them the skills, tactics, and strategies they’ll need to manage their own lives. Briers teaches powerful, proactive techniques that don’t simply respond to bad behavior, but keep it from happening in the first place. Drawing on compelling new research on positive psychology, he shows how to cultivate specific habits of thought that nurture resilience and help “inoculate” against depressive illness… promote happiness and well-being… cultivate personal competence and social confidence… boost problem-solving skills, and more. With these eBooks, you and your kids will enjoy each other more… and they’ll grow up with the solid foundation they need to find their own paths, build their own lives, and thrive! From world-renowned family happiness experts Richard Templar, Roni Jay, and Stephen Briers
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How Your Child Thinks

Give Your Child the Superpowers to Be a Happy, Healthy Person: Give Your Child the Superpowers to Be a Happy, Healthy Person

Author: Stephen Briers

Publisher: FT Press

ISBN: 0133068811

Category: Family & Relationships

Page: 272

View: 5914

In an age where more children are struggling than ever before, how can you raise happy, healthy, fulfilled children... young people who can handle pressure and become successful, independent adults? The secret: give them the skills, tactics, and strategies they need to manage their own lives. In this book, one of the world's most respected child psychologists shows how to do just that, one day, one minute at a time. Dr. Stephen Briers teaches powerful, proactive parenting techniques that don't simply respond to bad behavior, but help keep it from happening in the first place. Drawing on compelling new research on positive psychology, Dr. Briers shows how to cultivate the specific habits of thought that nurture resilience and help "inoculate" against depressive illness; promote happiness and well-being; cultivate personal competence and social confidence; boost your child's problem-solving skills. You'll learn why so many of today's conventional parenting techniques cause more problems than they solve; when to use "carrot and stick" discipline, and when there's a better alternative; why your child is smarter and more capable than you realize and how you can help your child reach his or her fullest potential!
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Happy Families

Author: Bill Lucas,Stephen Briers

Publisher: Pearson Education

ISBN: 9780563519423

Category: Child rearing

Page: 224

View: 5758

Does your family ever drive you mad? Would you like yours to get on better and be happier? Families are becoming more complicated and, for many, living is increasingly stresful as parents juggle working responsibilities with family care. Bill Lucas, with Dr Stephen Briers, draws on proven research to introduce approaches that can transform your life. Discover the nature of happiness and how to develop positive feelings in your daily life. Learn how to create a positive environment for your children and family. Adopt effective strategies to overcome challenges. Understand how you react to situations in your family life.
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The British National Bibliography

Author: Arthur James Wells

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

Category: English literature

Page: N.A

View: 797

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Principles and Practice of Radiation Therapy

Author: Charles M. Washington,Dennis T. Leaver

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 0323287816

Category: Medical

Page: 928

View: 5954

The only radiation therapy text written by radiation therapists, Principles and Practice of Radiation Therapy, 4th Edition helps you understand cancer management and improve clinical techniques for delivering doses of radiation. A problem-based approach makes it easy to apply principles to treatment planning and delivery. New to this edition are updates on current equipment, procedures, and treatment planning. Written by radiation therapy experts Charles Washington and Dennis Leaver, this comprehensive text will be useful throughout your radiation therapy courses and beyond. Comprehensive coverage of radiation therapy includes a clear introduction and overview plus complete information on physics, simulation, and treatment planning. Spotlights and shaded boxes identify the most important concepts. End-of-chapter questions provide a useful review. Chapter objectives, key terms, outlines, and summaries make it easier to prioritize, understand, and retain key information. Key terms are bolded and defined at first mention in the text, and included in the glossary for easy reference. UPDATED chemotherapy section, expansion of What Causes Cancer, and inclusions of additional cancer biology terms and principles provide the essential information needed for clinical success. UPDATED coverage of post-image manipulation techniques includes new material on Cone beam utilization, MR imaging, image guided therapy, and kV imaging. NEW section on radiation safety and misadministration of treatment beams addresses the most up-to-date practice requirements. Content updates also include new ASRT Practice Standards and AHA Patient Care Partnership Standards, keeping you current with practice requirements. UPDATED full-color insert is expanded to 32 pages, and displays images from newer modalities.
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How to Get Your Child to Love Reading

Author: Esmé Raji Codell

Publisher: Algonquin Books

ISBN: 9781565123083

Category: Family & Relationships

Page: 531

View: 5130

Offers advice and guidelines on how to expand a child's world through books and reading, introducing three thousand teacher-recommended book titles, craft ideas, projects, recipes, and reading club tips.
Posted in Family & Relationships

Danny oder die Fasanenjagd

Author: Roald Dahl,Sybil Schönfeldt

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9783866158139

Category:

Page: 210

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Im Wald Fasanen zu jagen, ist verboten. Danny und sein Vater denken sich ein paar schlaue Tricks aus, wie sie die Vögel trotzdem fangen und die grimmigen Wildhüter überlisten können.
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A Proverb a Day Keeps the Devil Away

Author: Philip Ayers

Publisher: Xulon Press

ISBN: 1606478443

Category: Religion

Page: 386

View: 705

A Proverb a Day Keeps the Devil Away applies the principles of God found in the Book of Proverbs to daily living. Illustrations are used to trigger the memories of its readers to past and present experiences in life; hopefully, causing the lesson of each devotion to profoundly impact the reader. These illustrations stem from relationships, home, work, play, decisions, reactions, thoughts, injustice and justice. Some are humorous and some very serious. Each one demonstrates the theme of that verse. The Book of Proverbs is as timely as time itself. Times have changed but people have not. They still face the hard issues of life: the same fears and hurts, the same temptations and sin, the same struggle with what is right and wrong, and the same questions about what role God really plays in their life. This devotional study aids its readers in getting a grip on these challenges. Philip Ayers was born in Roanoke, Virginia, on March 2nd, 1948. He is the second born of a family of five. Very early in his life, his family moved to Salem, Virginia, where he resided until he joined the United States Marine Corps at the age of seventeen. He served in the Viet Nam conflict. He was wounded three times, and was awarded the Navy Commendation Metal with Combat V for heroic action in the face of the enemy. Philip played quarterback for the Marine Corps national football team, the Quantico Marines. He was honorably discharged at the rank of sergeant. Philip was saved on March 30th, 1980. Jesus Christ called him to ministry in 1981. He is the pastor of a local church in Roanoke, Virginia. He brings a large pool of experience and Bible knowledge to his readers.
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Adara and the Red Priests

Author: Richard C. Holzgen

Publisher: Xlibris Corporation

ISBN: 1465327398

Category: Fiction

Page: 106

View: 6704

Adara is the main character of this sci-fantasy sword and sorcery adventure with plenty of attitude and action. With sword in hand, our larger than life heroine of the pre-flood world is befriended by an Atlantean king whose once glorious kingdom is beseeched by a horde of invaders from across the eastern sea from the hostile land laying waste of this last salvation of hope in the decaying world controlled by the fallen watchers, whose Red Priests would stop at nothing to get control of mans last haven against the hordes of barbarians and dragons from the east. In this epic good vs. evil Adara and her friends fight the host of ships, weapons, Red Priests, giant orcs, dragons, seabeasts and invading hordes. She puts her famous black metal, ancient arts of war, Amazonian skills to an inhuman test in this action packed trilogy about the Nephilim and their secret plan to create a race of Nephilim born giants to take all of mans possessions and their daughters and to devour man himself. In her sandled feet and black sword the Amazon princess will meet her enemies head-on in the fight of her life using all the skill the dark jungles of the third age can muster. A female warrior as big as Hercules or Achilles, is a story of a forgotten age that needs to be told. The first two tales are put together so that the reader may enjoy her tales to the fullest and leaving the reader to wait for the last tale leaving the avid sci-fiction fantasy fan wanting more.
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True Briton

A Weekly Magazine of Amusement and Instruction

Author: N.A

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

Category:

Page: N.A

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The Great Law

Author: Hilton Hotema

Publisher: Health Research Books

ISBN: 9780787304461

Category: Philosophy

Page: 270

View: 4990

1963 Highly Illustrated. Prof. Hotema studied the teachings of the Ancients from hidden and revealed sources for over seventy years. He was a student of many movements and teachings, Rosicrucian, Theosophy, Hindu, Hebrew, Egyptian & Grecian Mysteries, M.
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Frisco Joe's Fiancee & Laredo's Sassy Sweetheart

Author: Tina Leonard

Publisher: Carina Press

ISBN: 1459206347

Category: Fiction

Page: 512

View: 7819

Union Junction, Texas—a dusty small town filled with cowboys stubbornly clinging to bachelorhood…until they find the women of their dreams. Don't miss these two favorites from beloved author Tina Leonard! Frisco Joe's Fiancée When twenty women appeared at the Union Junction Ranch, Frisco Joe Jefferson smelled one big rat. The ladies claimed to have answered a housekeeper ad, but Frisco could spot matchmaking at ten paces. He almost shooed them away—then he looked into single mom Annabelle Turnberry's beautiful blue eyes, and "go away" became "stay." But the once-burned, twice-shy Annabelle might need more sweet-talking than this tough guy can give. Laredo's Sassy Sweetheart Laredo Jefferson was on his way out of Union Junction to discover the Something Big he was destined for. Until sweet Katy Goodnight managed to convince him to delay his departure so that he could ride a bull for charity. But when he fell off the bull and injured himself, he was forced to stick around a little longer. Which was fine with Katy, as she was more than willing to nurse her hero back to health. And if he couldn't always be gentlemanly, that would be more than all right with her!
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The Champion Within You

How to Overcome Problems Obstacles & Adversity in Your Life

Author: Stanley R. Frager

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780962745973

Category: Self-Help

Page: 181

View: 6314

Posted in Self-Help

Congressional Record

Author: N.A

Publisher: Government Printing Office

ISBN: N.A

Category:

Page: N.A

View: 9651

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Die Inside-Out-Revolution

Das Einzige, was du wissen musst, um dein Leben für immer zu verändern

Author: Michael Neill

Publisher: Langen Mueller Herbig

ISBN: 3485061204

Category: Psychology

Page: 160

View: 1545

Veränderung ist unglaublich einfach! Wer wünscht sich nicht große Klarheit, Ruhe und Freiheit, auch in schwierigen Situationen? In seinem bahnbrechenden neuen Buch präsentiert Michael Neill eine radikal neue Sichtweise, wie das Leben funktioniert, und stellt damit die traditionelle Psychologie auf den Kopf. Dieser revolutionäre Ansatz gründet auf drei einfachen Grundsätzen, die erklären, woher unsere Gefühle kommen und wie sich unsere Erlebniswelt in nur wenigen Augenblicken verändern lässt. Versteht man diese Prinzipien, erkennt man die tiefere Intelligenz, die hinter dem Leben steckt, hat Zugang zu natürlicher Weisheit und Führung und kann grenzenlose Kreativität freisetzen. Dadurch lässt sich Stress reduzieren, größere Ruhe finden und das Gefühl der Verbundenheit zum Leben wiederentdecken.
Posted in Psychology

Advocating for Children in Foster and Kinship Care

A Guide to Getting the Best out of the System for Caregivers and Practitioners

Author: Mitchell Rosenwald,Beth N. Riley

Publisher: Columbia University Press

ISBN: 0231519354

Category: Social Science

Page: 272

View: 8533

This book is the first to provide strategies for effective advocacy and placement within the foster care and kinship care systems. It also takes a rare look at the dynamics of the foster and kinship relationship, not just among children and the agency workers and service providers who intervene on their behalf, but also between children and those who take in and care for them as permanency develops. Drawing on their experience interacting with and writing about the institution of foster care, Mitchell Rosenwald and Beth N. Riley have composed a unique text that helps practitioners, foster parents, and relative caregivers realize successful transitions for youth, especially considering the traumas these children may suffer both before and after placement. Advocating for a child's best interests must begin early and remain consistent throughout assignment and adjustment. For practitioners, Rosenwald and Riley emphasize the best techniques for assessing a family's capabilities and for guiding families through the challenges of foster care. Part one details the steps potential foster parents and kinship caregivers must take, with the assistance of practitioners, to prepare themselves for placement. Part two describes tactics for successful advocacy within the court system, social service agencies, schools, and the medical and mental health establishments. Part three describes how to lobby for change at the agency and legislative levels, as well as within a given community. The authors illustrate recommendations through real-life scenarios and devote an entire chapter to brokering positive partnerships among practitioners, families, and other teams working to protect and transition children.
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Race Today

Author: N.A

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

Category: Race relations

Page: N.A

View: 5995

Includes one issue each year with title: Race today review.
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