Resilience Resources

Resilience Resources

Resilience Resources

Dr. Julia Mitchell is leading us in learning about Resilience. We’ve compiled a list of resources below.

KET is highlighting mental and emotional health needs of youth in Kentucky.  You may access the segments online at https://www.ket.org/series/KYOUN/

Books

The Deepest Well: Healing the Lon-Term Effects of Childhood Adversity by Nadine Burke Harris 

How Children Succeed: Grit, Curiosity, and the Hidden Power of Character  by Paul Tough

Raising Kids to Thrive: Balancing Love with Expectations and Protection with Trust by Kenneth Ginsburg.

Suffering and the Heart of God by Diane Langberg

The Wounded Heart- Hope for Adult Victims of Childhood Sexual Abuse by Dan Allender

The Body Keeps the Score: Brain, Mind, and Body in the Healing of Trauma by Bessel Van Der Kolk, MD

Raising Kids to Thrive: Balancing Love with Expectations and Protection with Trust by Kenneth R. Ginsburg, MD, MS Ed, FAAP and Ilana Ginsburg and Talia Ginsburg 

God Made All of Me: A Book to Help Children Protect Their Bodies by Justin S. Holcomb, and Lindsey A. Holcomb

Disconnected Kids: The Groundbreaking Brain Balance Program for Children with Autism, ADHD, Dyslexia, and other Neurological Disordersby Dr. Robert Melillo 

How Children Succeed: Grit, Curiosity, and the Hidden Power of Character by Paul Tough

Childhood Disrupted: How Your Biography Becomes Your Biology, and How You Can Heal by Donna Jackson Makazawa

The Deepest Well: Healing the Long Term Effects of Childhood Adversity by Nadine Burke Harris, MD

Family: It’s Complicated: A Bible Study of Adverse Childhood Experiences in Genesis by Rene Howitt and Tim Wesemann

Building Resilience in Children and Teens: Giving Kids Roots and Wings by Kenneth R. Ginsburg with Martha M. Jablow

More resilience resources are now available in a designated section in the St. Paul library.

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