Kids Behaving Bravely: Raising a Resilient Child

Author(s): Tania Roxborogh

Child Care

Kids Behaving Bravely gives helpful guidance in the tough job of raising children in a challenging and ever-changing world. Life is full of hurdles and a parent's core goal should be to instil in their children a sense of inner resilience. A resilient child is an emotionally healthy child, equipped to successfully confront challenges and bounce back from setbacks. This book will show: The role of resilience in overcoming trauma, change and adversity; Resilience differences between boys and girls; Teaching kids 'learned optimism'. It teaches kids how to deal with change (for example, moving to a new school); loss (for example loss of a friendship or death of a pet); grief (for example, death of a family member or loved one) and conflict (for example, family disputes). First published July 2008.


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Tania Roxborogh is an experienced secondary school teacher and the author of twenty books for adults and children, including non-fiction memoir Fat Like Me published by Penguin. Kim Stephenson is a school's guidance counsellor who has facilitated anti-harassment teams, harassment workshops, peer mediation, learner champions, and conflict resolution.

General Fields

  • : 9780143009122
  • : Penguin Group (NZ)
  • : Penguin Books (NZ)
  • : June 2008
  • : New Zealand
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Tania Roxborogh
  • : Paperback
  • : 1
  • : 649.1
  • : 192
  • : Advice on parenting