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What About Me?: Well Children With Sick Siblings

Average rating
5 out of 5
Based on 15 Ratings and 14 Reviews

Book Description
A sick or injured child can disrupt the best of families. Parents are frequently so focused on the sick child that well siblings may feel abandoned. In spite of the love they feel for their sibling, a well child may be annoyed with all the attention their sick sibling receives. The well child may feel guilty about their anger or annoyance. Conflicting emotions can overwhelm the healthiest ch... More
Book Information
Reading LevelAges 4-8
# of Pages26
Publication Date04/08/2010
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About William G. Bentrim (Author) : I often wonder who am I. Am I a retired computer guy with 30 years of experience in microcomputers, a retired school teacher and counselor with 10 years of experience in the schools, an innovative bal... more
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About Ms. Christi Schofield (Illustrator) : Ms. Christi Schofield is a published illustrator of children's books. A published credit of Ms. Christi Schofield is Daddy Goes On a Trip: Dealing With Travel and Deployment. Christi is a hard chargi... more
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Reader Comments
4/14/2010 William Bentrim said:
What About Me? This book looks at the feelings that siblings of injured or sick children face daily. Often parents overlook the impact on all their children of overt focusing on a child that may be injured or ill. Older children can normally deal with this through logical thought, younger childre... more

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