Deborah Plummer

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Helping Adolescents and Adults to Build Self-Esteem

A Photocopiable Resource Book

Jessica Kingsley Publishers
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Helping Children to Improve their Communication Skills

Therapeutic Activities for Teachers, Parents and Therapists

Jessica Kingsley Publishers

This book is full of ideas to help children aged 4 -11 with a speech or language delay or disorder. It is packed with activities to develop skills such as articulation, vocabulary development, breath control, and non-verbal communication. Tips for personalising and shaping the activities are also provided, and a comprehensive theory section.

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Self-Esteem Games for Children

By Deborah Plummer; Illustrated by Jane Serrurier
Jessica Kingsley Publishers

Plummer offers a wealth of familiar games chosen to build self-esteem in children aged 5-11.The selection of games reflects the seven key elements of healthy self-esteem - self-knowledge, self and others, self-acceptance, self-reliance, self-expression, self-confidence and self-awareness - and includes opportunities for thinking and discussion.

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Anger Management Games for Children

By Deborah Plummer; Illustrated by Jane Serrurier
Jessica Kingsley Publishers

This book helps adults to understand, manage and reflect on children's anger. Featuring a wealth of games, it is designed to foster successful anger management strategies for children aged 5-12. It covers the theory behind the games, and includes a broad range of activities: active and passive, verbal and non-verbal, and for different sized groups.

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The Adventures of the Little Tin Tortoise

A Self-Esteem Story with Activities for Teachers, Parents and Carers

Jessica Kingsley Publishers

The author encourages children to consider self-esteem issues encountered by a little tin tortoise on a journey to discover who he really is. The various obstacles and helpers he encounters along the way include worries, bullying, making decisions and friendship and children will gain insights depending on their needs and level of understanding.

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Helping Children to Build Self-Esteem

A Photocopiable Activities Book

By Deborah Plummer; Illustrated by Alice Harper
Jessica Kingsley Publishers

This activities book will support teaching staff, therapists and carers in encouraging feelings of competence and self-worth in children and their families. It is primarily designed for use with individuals and groups of children aged 7-11, but the ideas can easily be adapted for older and younger children and children with learning difficulties.

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Social Skills Games for Children

By Deborah Plummer; Illustrated by Jane Serrurier; Foreword by Jannet Wright
Jessica Kingsley Publishers

This book is designed to foster successful social strategies for children aged 5-12, and will help adults to understand and reflect on children's social skills. It covers the theory behind the games, and includes a broad range of enjoyable activities: active and passive, verbal and non-verbal, and for different sized groups.

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Using Interactive Imagework with Children

Walking on the Magic Mountain

Jessica Kingsley Publishers

It is a practical guide to working with children's natural imaginative abilities in order to encourage creative thinking, higher self-esteem and effective stress management. It is emphasized that all children can learn to use their imaginations in a constructive way that will contribute to happier and more creative lives as they grow to adulthood.

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Helping Children to Cope with Change, Stress and Anxiety

A Photocopiable Activities Book

By Deborah Plummer; Illustrated by Alice Harper
Jessica Kingsley Publishers

Plummer offers over 100 activities aimed at helping children to build emotional resilience. With a mixture of short, snappy activities and longer guided visualizations, these exercises are suitable for use with individuals or groups, and many are appropriate for use with children with complex needs or speech and language difficulties.

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Helping Adolescents and Adults to Build Self-Esteem

A Photocopiable Resource Book

Jessica Kingsley Publishers

Brimming with innovative ideas for supporting the development of healthy self-esteem, this fully updated and expanded new edition of Deborah M. Plummer's popular resource is an indispensable aid to those working with adolescents and young adults. The easy-to-use photocopiable activity sheets are suitable for work with individuals and with groups.

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Focusing and Calming Games for Children

Mindfulness Strategies and Activities to Help Children to Relax, Concentrate and Take Control

Jessica Kingsley Publishers

A book of games and activities to help children to focus, concentrate, and stay calm. The book includes a comprehensive but accessible theory section, and a host of games and activities suitable for use with groups or individual children aged 5–12. Ideas for adaptation for children with attention and concentration difficulties are included.

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