A Kids’ Guide to Making and Keeping Friends
Whether you’re an adult or a child, friendships are not always easy. Sometimes as a parent it’s difficult to know what to say or how to help your daughter navigate through the ups and downs of friendships.
Psychologist and children’s friendship expert Eileen Kennedy-Moore and parenting and health writer Christine McLaughlin give your daughter the answers she needs to make and keep friends using five essential skills:
- Reaching Out to Make Friends
- Stepping Back to Keep Friends
- Blending In to Join Friends
- Speaking Up to Share With Friends
- Letting Go to Accept Friends
Presented in a book or ebook form, this book provides research-based, practical solutions and plenty of true-to-life-examples of social skills in practice-presented in light-hearted humorous cartoons.
Growing Friendships is a toolkit for both boys and girls as they make sense of the social environment around them. They will learn how to be open to friendship, choose kind friends, and most important, be a good friend.