Parent Resources & Program References

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Articles & Research Studies

What Do Parents Want for Their Children?

Basis and Confrontation of ANTs

Taming the Monsters in Your Mind 

Teasing Out Self-Talk: Our Inner Critic

The Importance of Positive Self-Talk

Make Your Self-Talk Work for You

Gain Control Over Negative Self-Talk

How to Deal with Automatic Negative Thoughts

How to Handle Automatic Negative Thoughts

NIH Study: ANTs and Anxiety Control

NIH Study: Measuring Negative and Positive Thoughts in Children

Program References

Change Your Brain, Change Your Life by Daniel Amen
Feeling Good: the new mood therapy by David D. Burns
Cognitive Therapy of Depression by Aaron Beck
Cognitive Therapy and Emotional Disorders by Aaron Beck
Emotional Intelligence by Daniel Goleman
The Limbic System by Robert Isaacson
Train Your Mind, Change Your Brain by Sharon Begley
Building Resilience in Children and Teens: Giving Kids Roots and Wings by Kenneth R. Ginsburg
The Seven Spiritual Laws of Success by Deepak Chopra
Gaining Kid Cooperation by Nancy Sheain
Raising Resilient Children by Robert Brooks & Sam Goldstein
Love and Logic by Foster W. Cline & Jim Fay
The 7 Habits o Highly Effective People by Stephen Covey
Redirecting Children’s Misbehavior by Bill & Kathy Kvols-Riedler
How to Talk So Kids Will Listen & Listen So Kids Will Talk by Adele Faber and Elaine Mazlish
Siblings Without Rivalry by Adele Faber and Elaine Mazlish
Boost Your Child’s Self-Esteem by Karin Ireland
Setting Limits with your Strong-Willed Child by Robert L. MacKenzie
10 Days to a Less Defiant Child by Jeffery Bernstein
The Good Enough Child by Brad E. Sachs
The Good Enough Teen by Brad E. Sachs
Turning Losses Into Wins by Nancy Sheain
Schools Were Everyone Belongs: Practical Strategies for Reducing Bullying by Stan Davis