The Shyness Breakthrough (Paperback)

A No-Stress Plan to Help Your Shy Child Warm Up, Open Up, and Join Tthe Fun

By Bernardo Carducci

Rodale Books, 9781579547615, 304pp.

Publication Date: October 17, 2003

List Price: 17.95*
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Is Your Child Being Held Back By Shyness?

Dr. Bernardo Carducci, one of the world's leading authorities on shy behavior, shows you how to help your child join the fun by plainly explaining:

The causes of childhood shyness (it's not genetic)

Why children don't just "grow out of it"--and why it's crucial to address shyness early in life

The family dynamics that may secretly be triggering shy behavior

Why shyness can drive teenagers to rebellious or cynical behavior

Understand your child's unique shyness profile and discover how to create a personalized Shyness Breakthrough Plan to ease him through:

The first day at a new school

Meeting relatives

Being called on in class

Slumber parties

Sports practices, music lessons, visiting Santa . . . and more