A story for children with difficult memories. Teddy lives with his Mum but had a difficult start in life. Some of the things that happened are hard for him to understand and keep reminding him of sad and scary times.
A story for children with difficult memories. Teddy lives with his Mum but had a difficult start in life. Some of the things that happened are hard for him to understand and keep reminding him of sad and scary times. In this story Teddy Tappy is bothered by the Tangley Memory Monster nearly all the time. He tries everything he can to make the monster go away but nothing seems to work. Teddy tries to find ways to keep the monster busy too, so that it will stop scaring him. He has lots of good ideas to keep the monster busy but they don't seem to be working very well! Luckily Teddy's Mum isn't scared of the Tangley Memory Monster and has a plan to help Teddy. Written by a Mum who helped lots of children to get rid of Tangley Memory Monsters, this story will help everyone to feel a bit better.
Therapeutic parenting is not your usual parenting style. It's a special, specific way to raise kids who have experienced trauma in their past, and requires a lot of commitment and determination - this is about far more than love and care. But where do you start? This book is the ideal first step for anyone who wants to understand how therapeutic parenting works. It offers simple summaries of the key ideas behind it, fully illustrated throughout with informative cartoons and graphics. Over 40 different issues are covered, from dysregulation and fear, to setting boundaries and parenting in the midst of trauma. The perfect introduction for new therapeutic parents, family members, teachers or other adults who need to help support you and your child, this Quick Guide will also be a source of inspiration for more experienced parents.