Kids First: What Kids Want Grown Ups to Know About Separation and Divorce
The Kids First Center, a private non-profit organization focused on helping children and parents cope with the effects of separation and divorce, has just wrote this book to help parents and professionals reduce the effects of divorce on children.
This book is being heralded as a breakthrough tool for concerned parents and the professionals who work with divorcing families.
Kids First: What Kids Want Grown-Ups to Know About Separation & Divorce takes parents and professionals through the series of events that children go through during their parents’ separation or divorce, and describes the emotional impact of those events from the child’s perspective. Clearly demonstrating the linkages between parent behavior and child emotional response, the book is a critical tool for parents wishing to protect their child from the fallout of divorce.
Published September, 2008. ISBN: 9781932056730
“Kids First gets it right! Parents who want their children to be well adjusted after their parents’ divorce will take this information to heart and employ it consistently; especially when it is the hardest to do.” - Susan Wiggin, LMSW, co-parent coach, Guardian ad Litem; Founder of Child-Centered Solutions