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Can I tell you about Loneliness?: A guide for friends, family and professionals

Can I tell you about Loneliness?: A guide for friends, family and professionals (EPUB ebook)

By Stern, Julian
Illustrated by Lees, Helen

Jan experiences loneliness. In this illustrated guide, he explains what loneliness is, how it can affect his daily life at home and school and what others can do to help. It is an ideal way to start conversations about loneliness with children aged 7+ and also includes advice on ... read full description below.

ISBN 9781784505264
Barcode 9781784505264
Published 21 June 2017 by Jessica Kingsley Publishers
Available in EPUB format
Software Adobe Ebook Compatible Devices
Language en
Series Can I Tell You About...?

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ISBN-13 9781784505264
ISBN-10 1784505269
Stock Available
Status Wheelers ePlatform
Publisher Jessica Kingsley Publishers
Imprint Jessica Kingsley Publishers
Publication Date 21 June 2017
Publication Country United Kingdom United Kingdom
Format EPUB ebook
Author(s) By Stern, Julian
Illustrated by Lees, Helen
Series Can I Tell You About...?
Category Personal Communication & Presentation Skills
Fiction Dealing With Disability & Special Needs
Suicide, Death & Bereavement
Disability & Illness
Organization & Management Of Education
Coping With Personal Problems
Popular Psychology
Number of Pages 64
Dimensions Width: 152mm
Height: 229mm
Weight Not specified - defaults to 0g
Interest Age 8-11 years
Reading Age 8-11 years
NBS Text Popular Psychology
ONIX Text General/trade;College/higher education;Professional and scholarly;Primary and secondary/elementary and high school
Dewey Code 155.92
Catalogue Code Not specified

Description of this Electronic Book

Meet Jan. Jan is sometimes lonely. In this illustrated guide, he describes what loneliness feels like and how it affects him at home and school. He explains what he can do to feel less lonely, and how his teachers, family and friends can help him too. Child loneliness is an area of growing concern. This book is an ideal way to start a conversation about loneliness with anyone aged 7-18 and to help children understand the importance of healthy solitude, as well as socialising. It also includes a useful list of recommended reading, organisations and websites for further information and support.

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Awards, Reviews & Star Ratings

NZ Review Readers interested in the social and emotional development of children and youth will find Dr. Stern's book on loneliness both informative and immensely accessible. The generously illustrated narrative provides useful suggestions and needed recommendations to effectively address the issue both in school and at home. Educators and school-based counselors will find this book especially useful.

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Author's Bio

Julian Stern is Professor of Education and Religion at York St John University, UK. He previously worked as a school teacher and is the author of numerous books including Loneliness and Solitude in Education.

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