Helping Young People Learn Self-Regulation

Lessons, Activities, and Worksheets for Teaching the Essentials of Responsible Decision-Making and Self-Control

Includes Digital Resources!


SKU: B350-Net

Self-regulation includes a universal set of skills necessary for academic success emotional control and healthy social interaction. With this single resource you will be able to address children’s anger problems academic performance challenges anxieties school safety issues self-esteem social skills and much more.

From the creator of the popular web-based Challenge Software program for children comes a resource that provides a solid yet flexible foundation for intervention. The individual strategies are presented in a simple step-by-step process using lessons activities and reproducible worksheets. These strategies can be used individually for a quick intervention with children. They can also be used to create dozens of unique curricula tailor-made to target specific problem areas for small groups or classrooms.

AS the term “self-regulation” suggests this approach focuses on teaching children how to regulate their own emotions and behaviors. The authors have split the self-regulation training process into three functional area: physical emotional and cognitive. Using strategies based soundly upon the evidence base of cognitive-behavioral psychology this resource will help you move children progressively through skill areas in each of these three domains.

The strategies are creative fresh and engaging in a way to help create change quickly. This resource was designed to help professionals increase the long-term impact of their work with children.

Digital files are included with purchase.

Written by Brad Chapin, Matthew Penner
Paperback ISBN 9781598501124
Grades K-8
110 pages
Release Date January 13, 2012

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Youthlight, Inc.

Brad Chapin is a Masters Level Psychologist with a passion for helping others learn the skills necessary for success and happiness. He is a Best-Selling author and Nationally Recognized Speaker in the area of Self-Regulation.

Brad created the Self-Regulation Training System from a practical, research-based foundation. His strategies have helped thousands of people develop real-world skills for success and happiness. Self-Regulation is directly related to success in academic/job performance, relationships, and overall wellness.

In addition to writing books and speaking, Brad has produced several interactive training tools including the Challenge Software Program, the Self-Regulation Training Board and Ipad App, and the Self-Regulation SmartGuidance DVD.

Brad’s first book, Helping Young People Learn Self-Regulation, is in it’s 2nd printing. This book features lessons and activities to help elementary-age chilren develop Self-Regulation skills.

Brad followed this book with his curriculum guide for teaching SR skills to middle/high school students. This book is titled, Helping Teens Learn Self-Regulation.

Regconizing that we must get critical SR skills to children even earlier, Brad released his guide for pre-school and kindergarten. Helping Preschool-age Children Learn Self-Regulation also comes with a kit full of items to help engage the learners.

Brad also partnered with a talented illustrator for The Legend of the Regulators and the Secret List. This children’s book introduces young people to the SR skills in an interactive adventure story.

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