Mommy's Gone to Treatment (Paperback)

Mommy's Gone to Treatment By Denise D. Crosson, Mike Motz (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Denise D. Crosson, Mike Motz (Illustrator)
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Written specifically for children ages 4 to 8, this brightly illustrated book candidly tackles the confusion and fear children face when a parent enters treatment. With vibrant illustrations by Mike Motz and a parent guide page included, parents now have a helpful tool to ease children's apprehension when someone they love must confront reality.

About the Author

Denise D. Crosson: Denise D. Crosson, Ph.D. has been a nurse for twenty-five years, a nurse practitioner for nine years, and a nurse researcher for five years. Her first job working with children was in high school as a lifeguard and swim instructor at the YMCA. Throughout her nursing career Crosson has worked with children and their families in hospital, home, hospice, and community-based settings. She earned a masters and doctoral degree from Virginia Commonwealth University where she was a fellow in the VA-LEND neurodevelopmental disabilities training program, which focused on children and families. Her dissertation research focused on short- and long-term effects of preterm birth on childhood development. Mike Motz is an award-winning illustrator of over twenty-five children's books.

Product Details
ISBN: 9780979986918
ISBN-10: 0979986915
Publisher: Central Recovery Press
Publication Date: September 1st, 2008
Pages: 44
Language: English