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Title Next steps in parenting the child who hurts : tykes and teens / Caroline Archer, Adoption UK.
Imprint London ; Philadelphia, Pa. : Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 1999.


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Description 1 online resource (224 pages) : illustrations
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references.
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Subject Adoptive parents -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Child care -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Parent and teenager -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Parenting -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Genre Handbooks and manuals.
Electronic books.
Handbooks and manuals.
Contents What is Adoption UK? -- Foreword /Professor David Howe -- Coming Home -- More Beginnings: Continuing Child Development -- When Things Don't Seem Quite Right -- Through the Looking Glass -- Fundamental Principles -- Principles into Practice -- Sensitive Situations -- Bedwetting and Daytime Incontinence -- Sleep Problems -- Anger, Aggression and Violence -- Lying and Stealing -- Staying Out Late and Running Away -- Addictive Behaviours and Self-Harm -- Early Eating Problems -- Early Impulsivity and Risk Taking -- Money Issues -- Drug and Alcohol Use -- Sexual Acting-Out -- Continuing Impulsivity and Addictive Risk Taking -- Self-Injury -- Suicide and Suicidality -- Compulsive Eating Disorders -- Staying a Family and Being Apart -- And Finally -- Letting Go -- Hope Against Hope.
Summary Caroline Archer sets out to provide adoptive and foster parents with an understanding of the complex range of difficulties with which their children may struggle as a result of their early experience of adversity. She presents strategies to help parents deal with their youngsters' troubling behaviour, in what seems to them a hostile world.
Other Author Adoption UK (Organization)
Other Title Print version: Archer, Caroline, 1948- Next steps in parenting the child who hurts. London ; Philadelphia, Pa. : Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 1999