RESOURCES

Need help?

Contact Wilton Youth Services with any question you might have related to children.

For additional local resources visit:

The Hub

NAMI Southwest CT

TurningPointCT.org

Resources to Recover

In Crisis?

Find immediate help here

Parenting Books


How to Raise an Adult: Break Free of the Overparenting Trap and Prepare Your Kid for Success by Julie Lythcott-Haims How to Talk So Kids Will Listen & Listen So Kids Will Talk by Adele Faber and Elaine Mazlish How to Talk So Teens Will Listen & Listen So Teens Will Talk by Adele Faber and Elaine Mazlish How Children Succeed: Grit, Curiosity and the Hidden Power of Character by Paul Tough Building Resilience in Children and Teens: Giving Kids Roots and Wings by Kenneth Ginsburg Enough as She Is: How to Help Girls Move Beyond Impossible Standards of Success to Live Healthy, Happy and Fulfilling Lives by Rachel Simmons Mindset: How We Can Learn How to Fulfill Our Potential by Carol Dweck, Ph.D. The Gift of Failure: How the Best Parents Learn to Let Go So Their Children Can Succeed by Jessica Lahey The Blessing of a B Minus by Wendy Mogel Where You Go Is Not Who You'll Be: An Antidote to the College Admissions Mania by Frank Bruni




Child Development


Child Development by Age




Grief


Family Centers' Center for Hope offers local comprehensive services for adults and children living with an illness, grieving a loss or coping with a life-altering circumstance. Family Centers' Den For Grieving Kids provides a safe, caring local place for children, teens and families to explore their feelings about the loss of a parent, sibling or other family member and begin the journey toward healing. The National Alliance for Grieving Children "Helping Children Deal With Grief," Child Mind Institute "Developmental Responses to Grief," from The Dougy Center: The National Center for Grieving Children & Families "How to help a grieving teen," from The Dougy Center: The National Center for Grieving Children & Families
"Now What? Tips for Grieving Teens," from The Dougy Center: The National Center for Grieving Children & Families "Your Friend is Grieving - Tips for Supporting Them," from The Dougy Center: The National Center for Grieving Children & Families





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