Further Reading to help understand what to do to help traumatised children



Cozolino, L. (2006) The Neuroscience of Human Relationships: Attachment and the Social Brain . New York: Norton Publishers.

de Thierry, B. (2015) Teaching the Child on the Trauma Continuum . Guildford: Grosvenor Publishing.

de Thierry. B. (2016). The Simple Guide To Child Trauma. London. Jessica Kingsley Publishers. 

de Thierry.B. (2018). The Simple Guide To Understanding Shame in Children. London. Jessica Kingsley Publishers. 

Haines, S. (2015). Trauma is Really StrangeLondon. Singing Dragon Publishers. 

Perry, B. and Szalavitz, M. (2011) Born for Love: Why Empathy Is Essential – and Endangered.  New York:Harper Collins.

Seigel, D. and Payne Bryson. T. (2012) The Whole-Brain Child: Twelve Proven Strategies to Nurture Your Child’s Developing Mind . New York: Delacorte Press.


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