You and Your Military Hero is a unique, child-focused resource that supports and complements existing military family services. This book helps children learn coping skills during a loved one's deployment and empowers children and military families to maintain positive outlooks during this challenging time. This book references the deployed person as the STAR HeroTM (Someone to Always Remember). This reference makes for ease in representing all possible relationships of the STAR HeroTM (e.g., parent, sibling, neighbor, friend).
Solution-focused games and activities make building positive skills fun and effective. By practicing the activities in this book, children develop coping competencies that they can apply throughout their lifetimes. A friendly dog named Flipp guides the child on a journey towards positive thinking. Flipp encourages children to appreciate the moment even during challenging times.
Every Kid’s Guide provides children with the opportunity to learn social and emotional skills that create a foundation for resilience. This is an interactive book that creates a meaningful connection between the child and a caring adult. It is packed with activities that teach positive thinking, coping and other life skills necessary for personal and academic success.