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Children’s Books For The Hard Stuff: Anxiety, Divorce, ADHD, Depression…

Children’s Books For The Hard Stuff: Anxiety, Divorce, ADHD, Depression…








One of the most common questions I get as a child therapist is, “What books do you recommend for (fill in the blank)? Here are some of my favorite books for specific issues. If you want to learn more about the books or order a book here is an Amazon list

Divorce/ Grief/ Trauma

When Dinosaurs Divorce by Laurene Krasny Brown and Marc Brown (Illustrator)

When Dinosaurs Die by Laurene Krasny Brown and Marc Brown (Illustrator)

Tear Soup by Pat Schweibert , Chuck DeKlyen, and Taylor Bills

A Terrible Thing Happened- A Story For Children Who Have Witnessed Violence or Trauma by Margaret M. Holmes

Social Skills:

My Mouth is a Volcano by Julia Cook

Personal Space Camp by Julia Cook

A Bad Case Of The Tattle Tongue by Julia Cook

The Junkyard Wonders by Patricia Polacco

Join in and Play: Learning To Get Along by Cheri J. Meiners


I Bet I Won’t Fret: A Workbook to Help Children with Generalized Anxiety Disorder by Timothy A. Sisemor

David and the Worry Beast:Helping Children Cope with Anxiety by Anne Marie Guanci.

When My Worries Get Too Big! A Relaxation Book for Children Who Live with Anxiety

 by Kari Dunn Buron

What to Do When You Worry Too Much: A Kid’s Guide to Overcoming Anxiety
by Dawn, Ph.D. Huebner and Bonnie Matthews

Is a Worry Worrying You? By Ferida Wolff, Harriet May Savitz and Marie LeTourneau

Foster Care/ Adoption

Maybe Days: A Book for Children in Foster Care. Jennifer Wilgocki, Marcia Kahn Wright & Alissa Imre Geis

Did My First Mother Love Me?: A Story for an Adopted Child by Kathryn Ann Miller

I Wished for You: an Adoption Story by Marianne Richmond

Tell Me Again About the Night I Was Born by Jamie Lee Curtis and Laura Cornell


The ADHD Workbook for Kids: Helping Children Gain Self-Confidence, Social Skills, and Self-Control (Instant Help Books for Parents & Kids) by Lawrence E. Shapiro

Putting on the Brakes Activity Book for Kids with ADD or ADHD by Patricia O. Quinn, Judith M. Stern and Joe Lee

Mrs. Gorski, I Think I Have the Wiggle Fidgets (The Adventures of Everyday Geniuses) Barbara Esham, Mike Gordon, Carl Gordon

I Can’t Sit Still!: Living with ADHD (Live and Learn Books) Pam Pollack, Meg Belviso, Marta Fabrega


Living with a Black Dog: His Name Is Depression by Matthew Johnstone

Brandon and the Bipolar Bear: A Story for Children with Bipolar Disorder by Tracy Anglada, Jennifer Taylor and Toby Ferguson


Too Perfect by Trudy Ludwig

Stacey Coolidge’s Fancy-Smancy Cursive Handwritting (The Adventures of Everyday Geniuses) by Barbara Esham, Mike Gordon and Carl Gordon

Beautiful Oops! by Barney Saltzberg

What to Do When Good Enough Isn’t Good Enough: The Real Deal on Perfectionism: A Guide for Kids: by Thomas S. Greenspon

Nobody’s Perfect: A Story for Children about Perfectionism by Ellen Flangan Burns and Erica Pelton Villnave

The Girl Who Never Made Mistakes by Gary Rubinstein and Mark Pet

Learning Disorders

If You’re So Smart, How Come You Can’t Spell Mississippi? (The Adventures of Everyday Geniuses) Barbara Esham, Mike Gordon, Carl Gordon.



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