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Tips and tools to help children overcome loss and trauma
Azmaira H. Maker Ph.D.
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How kids can use mindfulness and meditation to cope with stress and anger.
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Equine Assisted Therapy can have profound effects on healing children and teens.
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Are your kids spending excessive time on electronics? Tips and tools for parents.
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School shootings are traumatizing our kids: Tools and interventions to help them cope.
Are you in the throes of a divorce? Tips to guide parents on navigating divorce in healthy ways with their children.
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Tools for schools and parents to teach teens about sexual harassment and assault as an abuse of power.
A new book and tips to support the kids who lost a loved one in the Las Vegas Mass Shooting.
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Help your children cope with going back to school in tumultuous times.
Tips and tools to protect children through the loss and conflict of divorce.
Tips and tools to help children cope with an expected loss
Helping kids cope with terrorist attacks and weapon violence: Tips and tools.
Azmaira Maker, Ph.D., is a licensed clinical psychologist and the author of two children's books on divorce and death.