Kids need help learning how to deal with anger. This book speaks directly to them with strategies they can start using immediately! Blending solid information and sound advice with humor and lively illustrations, it guides kids to understand that anger is normal and they can learn to express it in healthy ways.
Step by step, this book will help tweens recognize the physical signs of anger, as well as the kinds of poor decisions that you might make when you're in the throes of it. Then, it provides techniques kids can use to calm their anger, both when they recognize the initial signs that they are starting to get angry, and when they're in the thick of it. This revised edition also addresses children's exposure to increased societal violence and includes discussion and examples of anger related to texting and social media.