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When I Feel Sad

A Book About Feelings

Illustrated by Jo Fernihough
Published by Igloo Books
Distributed by Simon & Schuster



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About The Book

Introducing When I Feel Sad: A Book About Feelings – a captivating and empathetic journey designed to empower children to navigate their emotional landscape with understanding and confidence. Developed in close consultation with expert child psychotherapist, Dr. Sharie Coombes, this delightful book serves as an essential tool for children to recognize, comprehend, and openly discuss their emotions.

When I Feel Sad offers more than just a narrative – it's a resource that equips children with emotional intelligence. The book's thoughtful approach encourages children to look beyond the surface and discover the bright and colorful aspects of their surroundings. As they embark on this literary adventure, they learn that even during times of sadness, they possess the power to uplift their spirits by embracing the beauty and positivity that surrounds them.

Whether shared during storytime or cherished as a personal guide, When I Feel Sad holds the key to unlocking the language of feelings. It's more than just a book; it's a trusted companion that empowers children to embrace their emotions and embark on a lifelong journey of self-discovery.

About The Author

Dr. Sharie Coombes, Ed.D, MA, SQHP, B.Ed, is a child, adolescent & family psychotherapist who loves to use neuroscience to help people understand themselves. She has worked extensively with young people and families in schools and in the NHS. She is now part of the British Red Cross psychosocial team.

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