The Acceptance and Mindfulness Toolbox for Children & Adolescents gives you the resources to help the children and adolescents better manage their behaviors and emotions.
After years of clinical experience using these practical, evidence-based tools with young clients, the authors have put together over 75 worksheets, activities, exercises, and scripts to engage kids and keep therapy moving forward.
Every page is dedicated to helping children, adolescents, and caregivers practice acceptance, mindfulness, values and commitment to build skills and cope with:
• Attachment and relational issues
• Trauma-related problems
• Stress, worry and OCD
• Depression and sadness
• Hostile or antisocial behaviors
• Gender and sexual identity concerns
• Life changes and transitions
• Self-harm and suicidal ideation
• Substance abuse and impulsivity
Timothy Gordon, MSW Specializes in treating trauma and trauma-related disorders. Tim is passionate about finding practices that work and developing innovative ways to help people live rich and vital lives. He is the author of multiple ACT treatment books and a card deck.
Jessica Borushok, Ph.D., is a clinical psychologist and founder of Busy Mind Reboot. She has consulted on a multi-site, grant-funded program to help parents of children in neonatal intensive care units and has co-facilitated a classroom-based prevention program for fourth graders designed to teach problem solving and coping skills in an effort to reduce risk associated with environmental stressors. In addition to clinical work and research, Dr. Borushok provides ACT trainings. Visit Jessica’s website: www.busymindreboot.com.