Did you know that anger is like fire? It starts with a spark, igniting us with energy
and purpose. But it can also blaze out of control, causing lots of problems. If you're a kid
whose temper quickly flares, a kid whose anger gets too big, too hot, too fast, this book is
What to Do When Your Temper Flares
guides children and their parents through the cognitive-behavioral techniques used to treat problems with anger.
Engaging examples, lively illustrations, and step-by-step instructions teach children a set of "anger dousing"
methods aimed at cooling angry thoughts and controlling angry actions, resulting in calmer, more effective kids.
This interactive self-help book is the complete resource for educating, motivating, and empowering children to
work toward change.
Published by Magination Press with
illustrations by Bonnie Matthews.
"Filled with the anger management strategies every child needs to know, this book covers in
12 highly appealing chapters what others have taken volumes to convey. A book that is
Andrew Nathan, PsyD
Dartmouth Medical School
"Highly engaging and informative…a must read."
Stephen Atkins, PsyD
"Professionally sound and enormously helpful."
Jerry Miller, PhD
Director, University of Michigan Center for the Child and the Family