Prosody Blog

Articles and conversations dedicated to innovation, research and practice with children and young people in need of support, protection and care

February 24, 2016

The Wisdom of Owls – and the value of an enjoyable book.

Using her own experience as a grandparent, Jeanette Miller here explores the use of books in regulation and processing for children in the early years.

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October 22, 2015

7 Top Books About Families of All Shapes and Sizes

‘Family’ for children who have experienced child abuse and trauma can be a shifting and sometimes painful concept to grapple with, and we need more ways to help acknowledge and normalise the spectrum of what ‘family’ can mean. In today's blog post, Senior Counsellor Chris Cussens shares a list of books that include varied stories of ‘family’.

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April 14, 2015

8 of Our Favourite Children’s Storybooks

Frequently, we are asked to recommend books for parents to use which reflect our focus on the importance of parent-child connections, as well as reinforcing the practice of mindfulness for parents and children.  Here's our current top 8 along with why we love them.

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