The Contented Baby Goes to School
Gina Ford

The Contented Baby Goes to School

A child's first days at school and nursery are exciting times, but they can be very daunting—for both child and parent. This practical book helps parents calm any fears with practical advice on preparing one's child to be confident and capable of taking these important new steps. It explains ways to lessen separation anxiety and regressive behavior; help one's child develop social skills and make friends; prepare them for new routines and environments; and equip them with the behavioral and mental skills they will need for the best start. With practical exercises for developing skills, plus detailed advice on overcoming any difficulties parents might face, this book will ensure that both parent and child are fully prepared for this new stage in their lives.