Unhappy children

reasons and remedies by Heather Smith

Publisher: Free Association Books in London, New York

Written in English
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  • Emotional problems of children.,
  • Emotions in children.,
  • Children -- Counseling of.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 178-181) and index.

StatementHeather Smith.
LC ClassificationsBF723.E598 S55 1995
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 189 p. ;
Number of Pages189
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL292380M
ISBN 10185343308X
LC Control Number97197418

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She specializes in counseling families and children. Originally trained as a teacher, she worked for 10 years in the Danish school system before earning her degree in Narrative psychotherapy. She is regularly quoted in magazines, newspapers and Danish National Radio for her expert opinion.

Her newest book is The Danish Way of Parenting.