The Words Hurt: Helping Children Cope with Verbal Abuse

The Words Hurt: Helping Children Cope with Verbal Abuse

by Chris Loftis, Catharine Gallagher
     
 

Physical abuse is not the only thing that scars a child. Words hurt too, and children often have no way of handling the harsh criticism of parents. In The Words Hurt, readers follow the story of Greg, whose father's problems have caused him to lash out at this son and fail to express the love he truly feels. Beautiful illustrations and a moving story

Overview


Physical abuse is not the only thing that scars a child. Words hurt too, and children often have no way of handling the harsh criticism of parents. In The Words Hurt, readers follow the story of Greg, whose father's problems have caused him to lash out at this son and fail to express the love he truly feels. Beautiful illustrations and a moving story provide critical support for children suffering from verbal abuse — reassuring them that they are good, not bad people, and are not alone.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780882821320
Publisher:
New Horizon Press
Publication date:
01/28/1997
Series:
Let's Talk Series
Pages:
45
Sales rank:
452,686
Product dimensions:
7.50(w) x 8.50(h) x (d)
Age Range:
4 - 8 Years

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