Children develop social skills through listening, talking, reading, and interacting with others. Parents are responsible for providing the guidance and activities to ensure kids experience these interactions. The books included in this list are great resources to support parents in that regard. They offer tips, tactics, and exercises specifically designed to help kids understand their feelings, make friends, and learn about social norms.
Order a book from the Recommended for Your Children section and read it with your kids. Together, you will find ways to manage anger, sadness, frustration and other emotions. We have also included a short list of selected books for parents. These practical guides present science-backed research in easy-to-read, relatable ways to help parents help their children.