School Council

Emily Carr Public School

Parent Resource Library


Emily Carr has a wonderful resource library for parents… please contact Mrs. Bate at batec@hdsb.ca if you would like to borrow any of our books…


Learned Optimism

Martin E. Seligman


A Mind at A Time

Mel Levine, M.D.


The Gift of Dyslexia

Ronald D. Davis


Raising Cain:  Protecting the Emotional Life of Boys

Dan Kindlon


The Whole Brain Child

Daniel J. Siegel M.D.


Stress Free Kids

Lori Lite


Honey, I Wrecked The Kids

Alyson Schafer


Sitting Still Like a Frog

Eline Snel


15 Minutes Outside

Rebecca P. Cohen


Salt, Sugar, Fat

Michael Moss


Raising Resilient Children

Robert Brooks


Parenting with Wit & Wisdom

Barbara Coloroso


French Kids Eat Everything

Karen Le Billon


Outside the Box

Jeannie Marshall


The Feeling Good Handbook

David D. Burns, M.D.


Parenting a Child who has Intense Emotions

Pat Harvey, Jeanine Penzo


Appetite for Life

Stacey Antine


Raising Resilient Children

Robert Brooks, Sam Goldstein


Mom’s House, Dad’s House

Isolina Ricci, Ph. D.


Overcoming Dyslexia

Sally Shaywitz, M.D.


Masterminds & Wingmen

Rosalind Wiseman


Queen Bees & Wannabes

Rosalind Wiseman


You and Your Anxious Child

Anne Marie Albano, Ph. D.


Raising Boys

Steve Biddulph


Parenting Without Power Struggles

Susan Stiffelman, MFT


Getting to Calm:  Cool-headed Strategies for Parenting Tweens & Teens

Kastner


Attention Difference Disorder

Dr. Kenny Handelman


The Bully, The Bullied, and the Bystander

Barbara Coloroso


Step Parenting and the Blended Family

Dr. Scott Wooding


Helping Your Anxious Child

Ronald Rapee, Ann Wignall, Susan Spence


Food Matters

Mark Bittman


Mind in the Making

Ellen Galinsky


Siblings without Rivalry

Adele Faber & Elaine Mazlish


Kids Beyond Limits

Anat Baniel


Survival Guide:  Kids with Behaviour Challenges

Thomas Mchiyre, Ph.D.


How Full is Your Bucket?

Tom Rath and Donald O. Clifton, Ph.D.


Simplicity Parenting

Kim John Payne, M. Ed with Lisa M. Ross


How to Hug a Porcupine

Julie A. Ross, M.A.


Raising Your Spirited Child:  a guide for parents whose child is more intense, sensitive, perceptive, persistent, and energetic

Mary Sheedy Kurcinka


It’s Not about the Broccoli:  Three Habits to Teach Your Kids for a Lifetime of Healthy Eating

Dina Rose, Ph.D.


Raising an Emotionally Intelligent Child

John Gottman, Ph.D.


The Wonder of Boys

Michael Gurian


In Defense of Food

Michael Pollan


Smart Parenting for Smart Kids

Kennedy-Moore, Lowenthal


The Drama Years

Haley Kilpatrick with Whitney Joiner


10 Mindful Minutes

Goldie Hawn with Wendy Holden


The Resilience Factor

Karen Renich Ph.D, and Andrew Shatte, Ph.D.


Parenting Through Crisis

Barbara Coloroso


Ain’t Misbehavin’

Alyson Schafer


Positive Discipline

Jane Nelsen, Ed.D.


Kids Are Worth It

Barbara Coloroso


How to Talk so Kids Will Listen & Listen so Kids Will Talk

Adele Faber & Elaine Mazlish


Hold on to Your Kids:  Why Parents need to Matter More Than Peers

Gordon Neufeld, PhD and Gabor Mate, MD