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When I Feel Scared

A Book About Feelings

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



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About The Book

Embark on a heartwarming journey through the pages of When I Feel Scared: A Book About Feelings, a captivating exploration of emotions designed to empower children with the tools they need to navigate the complex world of fear. Developed in close consultation with expert child psychotherapist, Dr. Sharie Coombes, this remarkable book is an essential resource for children to not only comprehend and confront their fears, but also to express and discuss them openly.

When I Feel Scared is more than just a story – it's a profound educational tool that guides children toward understanding the many facets of fear. Through the eyes of a little lost rabbit, readers discover the inclination to seek refuge in stillness and quietude when fear strikes. This journey teaches children that these feelings are not only natural but can also be steppingstones toward discovering their own resilience.

Whether shared during storytime or cherished as a personal guide, When I Feel Scared unlocks the language of fear and courage, laying the foundation for children to bravely confront their worries. It's more than just a book – it's a cherished resource that nurtures emotional growth and enables children to approach life's challenges with newfound bravery.

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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