Your Feelings Matter! reassures young children that what they are feeling about domestic violence is okay AND important. This book offers a guided questions page to elicit discussion and assess a child's perspective on domestic violence. Your Feelings Matter! is equipped with therapeutic activities to assist with identification of physical sensations and teach relaxation skills.
Your Feelings Matter!
- Normalizes emotional responses to domestic violence
- Teaches the connection between the mind and body
- Empowers the child by teaching skills to overcome feelings about domestic violence
- Elicits healthy conversation regarding domestic violence and safety
When children are able to talk with caring adults about their feelings regarding domestic violence, it will decrease negative symptoms both short and long-term (including acting out behaviors...etc.)