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The Childhood Roots of Adult Happiness

Five Steps to Help Kids Create and Sustain Lifelong Joy

The Childhood Roots of Adult Happiness( )
Author: Hallowell, Edward M.
Publication Date:Dec 2002
Publisher:Penguin Random House
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:AUD $34.95
Book Description:

Its never been easy to raise children, and arguably it's even more difficult now. In The Childhood Roots of Adult Happiness, Dr Edward Hallowell offers practical strategies for raising happy children. Through his work and research, and his experience as a parent, Hallowell has idenified two primary goals for children: that they develop a sense of connection with those around them and, a sense of mastery over one or more areas of their lives.He has found that happiness lies in...
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Book Details
Detailed Subjects: Psychology / Developmental / Child
Self-Help / Personal Growth / Happiness
Family & Relationships / Parenting / General
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):15.4 x 23.3 x 1.9 cm
Book Weight:0.322 Kilograms
Author Biography
Hallowell, Edward M. (Author)
Edward M. Hallowell, a child and adult psychiatrist as well as an author and lecturer, is a graduate of Harvard College, Tulane Medical School, and a Harvard Residency Program in Adult and Child Psychiatry. In addition to his private psychiatry practice in Cambridge, Mass., and his teaching career at Harvard Medical School, Hallowell is the founder and director of The Hallowell Center for Cognitive and Emotional Health. The Center specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of cognitive and emotional problems in both children and adults.

As an author, Hallowell has written two best-selling books on Attention Deficit Disorder: Driven to Distraction and Answers to Distraction. He has also written the comprehensive books When You Worry About The Child You Love and Worry: Controlling It and Using It Wisely.

Hallowell, who is married and has three children, lives in Massachusetts


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