Category: _Everything

Sticky Brain Storybook: Mindfulness Learning for Children
Posted in _Everything Activities Individual work Storybooks

Sticky Brain Storybook: Mindfulness Learning for Children

This illustrated children’s book uses the story of a girl named Aria to explain the concept of negativity bias in a child-friendly way. It depicts Aria having a difficult week…

MY INSIDE WEATHER: STORYBOOK ABOUT EMOTIONS
Posted in _Everything Storybooks

My Inside Weather: Storybook about Emotions

This picture book aims to help children understand and express their emotions using the metaphor of weather. It begins by acknowledging that while it’s easy to talk about the weather…

Mood crew emotions feelings tools programme
Posted in _Everything Activities Anger Children & Young people Individual work Mental Health

Mood Crew: Tools for Understanding Emotions age 4-10 (Worbook & Activities)

Navigating emotions is an essential part of growing up, and it’s crucial to begin this emotional education at a young age. The DBSA Mood Crew Programme is an educational initiative…

A manual for Empowering young people in preventing gender-based violence through peer education
Posted in _Everything Activities Group work Individual work Teens

5 Session Programme Empowering Teens in Preventing Gender-Based Violence

The ‘A manual for Empowering young people in preventing gender-based violence through peer education‘ is a manual designed to empower teenagers in preventing gender-based violence through peer education. It serves…

Virtual Online Family Time and Contact Fun Activities and Games
Posted in _Everything Activities Adoption & Fostering Fostering Individual work Parenting

Virtual Family Time/Contact: Fun Activities and Games Guide

‘Virtual Family Time/Contact: Fun Activities and Games’ guide offers a variety of enjoyable online activities for families who connect through platforms like Facebook, Facetime, Skype, and Teams. In some situations,…

The Growth Mindset Workbook for Teens
Posted in _Everything Activities Children & Young people Individual work Mental Health

The Growth Mindset Workbook for Teens

The Growth Mindset Workbook is a helpful tool for social workers who work with young people. It contains 40 activities designed to teach teens about having a growth mindset. The…

Life Skills for Teenagers with Disabilities: Guide for parents/carers
Posted in _Everything Disability & Health Other Parenting Parenting Guides Teens

Life Skills for Teenagers with Disabilities: Guide for parents/carers

This is a practical guide for parents and caregivers of teenagers with disabilities, focusing on developing life skills to prepare them for adulthood. The guide covers: Transitioning from childhood to…

When Sophie Gets Angry-Really, Really Angry (storybook)
Posted in _Everything Activities Anger Individual work Mental Health Storybooks

When Sophie Gets Angry-Really, Really Angry (storybook)

“When Sophie Gets Angry – Really, Really Angry” by Molly Bang is a profound and visually striking children’s book that delves into the complex emotions of anger and frustration. The…

When Someone Very Special Dies: Children Can Learn to Cope with Grief book
Posted in _Everything Grief & Loss Mental Health

When Someone Very Special Dies: Children Can Learn to Cope with Grief book

“When Someone Very Special Dies: Children Can Learn to Cope with Grief” by Heegaard is a valuable resource designed to assist children in comprehending and managing their feelings of sorrow…

Voice of the Child Toolkit
Posted in _Everything Assessment Assessment: Children Assessment: Wishes & Feelings

Voice of the Child Toolkit

The Voice of the Child Toolkit, developed by Derby City Council, offers a collection of useful tools designed to engage and hear the perspectives of children and young people. This…

Teen power and control wheel
Posted in _Everything Domestic Abuse Teens

Teen power and control wheel

The ‘Teen power and control wheel’ illustrates different forms of abuse or unhealthy behavior that can occur in teen relationships. It divides these behaviors into several categories: Physical violence –…

How to explain an FASD diagnosis to your child (booklet)
Posted in _Everything Disability & Health

How to explain an FASD diagnosis to your child (booklet)

This resource is an 8-page booklet providing tips for caregivers on explaining a diagnosis of Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD) to their child. It was created by CanFASD, a Canadian…

What to do when you worry too much: A kids guide to overcoming anxiety
Posted in _Everything Activities Anxiety Individual work Mental Health

What to do when you worry too much: A kids guide to overcoming anxiety

This is a book adapted to assist children in managing anxiety. The book explains that worries are like seeds that can grow if you pay too much attention to them….

Social Stories for Autism & Learning Difficulties
Posted in _Everything Activities Autism & ADHD Disability & Health Individual work Learning Difficulties

Social Stories for Autism & Learning Difficulties

BEHAVIOUR Anger 1 Anger & Hitting  Anger 2 Anger 3 Asking to play  Hands are not for hitting Hitting I can use my words Kind hands Spitting Take a break…

Some Secrets Should Never Be Kept Storybook
Posted in _Everything Storybooks

Some Secrets Should Never Be Kept Storybook

“Some Secrets Should Never Be Kept” is a key resource designed to help kids and the adults in their lives discuss body safety. Focused on the critical concept of safe…

Have You Filled A Bucket Today? A Guide to Daily Happiness for Kids Book
Posted in _Everything Activities Individual work Mental Health Storybooks

Have You Filled A Bucket Today? A Guide to Daily Happiness for Kids Book

“Have You Filled a Bucket Today? A Guide to Daily Happiness for Kids” by Carol McCloud, with illustrations by David Messing, is a children’s book with a strong message about…

Social Work Supervision and Reflection Tools & Resources
Posted in _Everything Activities Assessment Group work Individual work

Social Work Supervision and Reflection Tools & Resources

Exploring Identity, Power, Values and Ethics Social GGRRAAAACCEEESSSS This tool provides a framework called Social GGRRAAAACCEEESSSS for reflecting on different aspects of personal identity as a person and as an…

Domestic abuse through your child's eyes: Parenting guide
Posted in _Everything Domestic Abuse Domestic Abuse: Children Domestic Abuse: Parents

Domestic abuse through your child’s eyes: Parenting guide

This resource is a guide for parents who have experienced domestic abuse to help them understand the impacts on their children and how to support them. It emphasizes that even…

Foetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder: Information Sheets
Posted in _Everything Disability & Health Other

Foetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder: Information Sheets

The resource is a set of 10 information sheets which aims to provide practitioners with knowledge and skills to support children who may have Foetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD). The…

Be Smart, Strong Safe Activity Book for ages 10 11-thumbnail
Posted in _Everything Activities CSE, CCE & Sexual Abuse Individual work

Be Smart, Strong & Safe: Activity Book for ages 10 & 11

This is an activity book developed by The Canadian Centre for Child Protection designed to teach 10-11 year olds about personal safety and healthy boundaries. It uses engaging exercises to…

Female Genital Mutilation (FGM): The Facts Guide
Posted in _Everything Parenting

Female Genital Mutilation (FGM): The Facts Guide

This is an informational booklet that provides key facts about female genital mutilation (FGM) and guidance on the issue. It clearly explains what FGM is, the types of procedures involved,…

Graded Care Profile 2 - Quality of Care/Neglect Assessment Tool & Guidance
Posted in _Everything Activities Assessment Assessment: Parents Individual work

Graded Care Profile 2 – Quality of Care/Neglect Assessment Tool & Guidance

The Graded Care Profile 2 (GCP2) is an updated version of the original Graded Care Profile tool, designed to assess the quality of care provided to an individual child over…

My Feelings Workbook for Children
Posted in _Everything Activities Children & Young people Individual work Mental Health Wishes & Feelings

My Feelings Workbook for Children

This is a 15-page printable workbook to help children understand and manage their emotions, particularly anxiety and worry. It is designed to be completed by a child with guidance from…

Emotions Activities Workbook
Posted in _Everything Activities Anger Children & Young people Individual work Mental Health

Emotions Activities Workbook

This 9-page resource from Partnership for Children provides a diverse collection of printable activities to help children ages 5-11 explore emotions. It aims to build emotional literacy and resilience by…

Young person’s guide to understanding and coping with emotions
Posted in _Everything Activities Children & Young people Individual work Mental Health Teens

Young person’s guide to understanding and coping with emotions

“These Things Called Emotions: A Young Person’s Guide to Understanding and Coping with Emotions” is a powerful and empowering resource for young individuals seeking to embrace their emotions with confidence…

FREE DOWNLOAD OF ONE MINUTE GUIDE TO CHILD TRAUMA
Posted in _Everything Adoption Adoption & Fostering Fostering Parenting

One Minute Guide to Child Trauma

This short 3-page guide provides a concise overview of childhood trauma, its impacts, and tips for supporting traumatised children. It explains why understanding trauma is important since many children involved…

Stopping the Pain: A Workbook for Teens Who Self-Injure
Posted in _Everything Activities Mental Health Self-harm

Free ‘Stopping the Pain: A Workbook for Teens Who Self-Injure’

“Stopping the Pain: A Workbook for Teens Who Self-Injure” is a valuable resource designed to help teenagers struggling with self-injury. Divided into sections, it offers a series of activities that…

Posted in _Everything CSE CSE, CCE & Sexual Abuse Teens Videos

Child Sexual Exploitation Educational Videos

The Story of Jay This short animated video, just a minute and a half long, shares a made-up story about a young person who faces sexual exploitation by someone named…

A young person’s guide to understanding and coping with low mood
Posted in _Everything Depression Mental Health Teens

Young person’s guide to understanding and coping with low mood

“A Young Person’s Guide to Understanding and Coping with Low Mood” is an empowering and informative workbook designed to help teens navigate the complexities of low mood and develop effective…

Managing self-harm: A young person’s guide to understanding and coping with self-harm
Posted in _Everything

Managing self-harm: A young person’s guide to understanding and coping with self-harm

Managing self-harm: A young person’s guide to understanding and coping with self-harm is a comprehensive workbook designed to support individuals who have engaged in self-harming behaviors as a way to…