Building Self-Esteem in Children

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Building Self-Esteem in Children

A classic in the field of fostering emotional well-being in children, this practical and profound guide is an invaluable asset for teachers, parents, and counselors of children. Learn to give the love and perspective that make all the difference.

In this book, Anselm Gruen draws on his rich experience as a spiritual counselor and psychologist to present constructive ways to build self-esteem and deal with powerlessness in our lives. The celebrated Benedictine retreat master provides advice for times when readers feel anxious, uncertain, lost, and afraid. He offers lasting self-help based on the biblical and sacramental experiences of the Christian tradition.

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"Berne and Savary know what they're talking about. They speak in ways guaranteed to be appreciated by busy, loving parents. Parents and teachers, stick a note on your refrigerator to get and read this one—soon."
Marriage & Family Living


"Refreshingly simple and down-to-earth. I wish I'd had this book when my children were young."
Muriel James

9780824515492
Paperback / 192 pages
Dimensions: 6 x 9
CROSSROAD, 1999