Michele Kambolis (MA) is a Registered Clinical Counselor and parent educator recognized for her dedication to raising awareness about the needs of children and parents. Her CHI Kids School delivers many courses created for parents, children, and educators to unlock the power of play in building child resiliency. Michele writes a popular weekly parenting and advice column for the Vancouver Sun called “Parent Traps,” which runs across Canada in the Postmedia Network chain of newspapers. Michele integrates the power of attachment with science-based methods with the intention of helping to ensure all children have the opportunity to thrive. Michele lives in Vancouver, Canada, with her two sons.
PLAY-BASED TOOLS TO HELP YOUR CHILD OVERCOME ANXIETY
Are your kids anxious? Afraid? Stressed out? They’re not alone. At any given time, our children are usually cycling between eight different worries—from school pressures to changes at home, scary headlines to social fears. Although anxiety is a natural part of life, without good coping skills it can often become overwhelming and lead to social, emotional, and physical struggles. Whether your children are having trouble dealing with the stresses of everyday life or experiencing clinical levels of anxiety, Generation Stressed provides sound advice and fun, highly effective play-based tools to help you and your kids manage the effects and develop healthy new strategies together.