This book contains 75 activities to use with children who have lived through events such as natural disasters or accidents, or who have experienced trauma or loss linked to living in at-risk communities.
The activities are divided into 13 sections ordered to reflect the natural sequence of recovery and covering such areas as:
- Establishing safety
- Learning to relax
- Dealing with self-destructive feelings
- Cherishing memories
- Building self-esteem
- Helping others.
The book is full of creative ideas for engaging children in the journey of healing.