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The shy child a parent"s guide to overcoming and preventing shyness from infancy to adulthood by Philip G. Zimbardo

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Published by Doubleday in Garden City, N.Y .
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  • Bashfulness in children -- Prevention,
  • Parenting

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Edition Notes

StatementPhilip G. Zimbardo and Shirley L. Radl.
ContributionsRadl, Shirley L.
LC ClassificationsBF723.B3 Z55 1982
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 249 p. ;
Number of Pages249
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3505745M
ISBN 100385181752
LC Control Number82045079

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I was an extremely shy child, aggressive shy. I am not a shy adult, but I am still aggressively reject relationships because I get bored and annoyed by the most people I meet. Jan 01,  · The Shy Child book. Read 2 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Two out of every five people in the U.S. regard themselves as shy. Y /5. If you're concerned about your child's ability to stand up for himself, one good book to help you coach your child, offering scripts and strategies, is Scott Cooper's Sticks and Stones: 7 Ways Your Child Can Deal with Teasing, Conflict, and Other Hard Times. Several books for kids on how to handle bullying are listed at the end of this article. Feb 07,  · Helping the Shy Child. Many children are labeled shy. If you understand what this term really means, you may decide that having a shy child is not such a negative quality after all. Shyness can be a help or a handicap to a child, depending partly on how it’s handled.

Tips for helping a shy child. Provide an entry strategy. Help your child approach a group of peers and listen, allowing everyone some time to get used to one another. Teach them to find a break in Author: Shahreen Abedin. This is a sweet story for the shy child - and adult who was a shy child, now reading to a child. Shy is a character who is.. shy.. and reads a lot. So very shy is Shy that he doesn't want to venture out until a real bird comes singing. He doesn't want to lose her so/5. extremely shy child develop confidence and the social skills needed to succeed in preschool and beyond. As shy children develop these skills, the rewards will be present in every daily greeting, raised hand, and enthusiastic smile. References Adelman, L. (). Don’t Call Me Shy: Preparing Shy Children for a Lifetime of Social Success. Mar 01,  · The Paperback of the The Shy Child: Helping Children Triumph over Shyness by Ward K. Swallow PhD at Barnes & Noble. Yet shyness can hinder a child's development. This authoritative, interactive guide is the first book to focus on the problems of shyness and provide parents and children with pragmatic, step-by-step solutions. — How the Brand: Grand Central Publishing.