All parents want their children to have healthy bodies with physical muscles. The Novicks will offer parents, grandparents, teachers and all who work with children timeless, practical and straight forward ideas and techniques, using everyday stories from home and school to illustrate how to build emotional muscles.
"Emotional Muscle brings to life the challenges children face at various ages through vivid examples drawn from real experiences. The authors’ expertise with living, breathing, children comes through on every page."
Sponsors: The San Diego Psychoanalytic Center and the Hanna Fenichel Center for Child Development
Kerry Kelly Novick and Jack Novick, Ph.D., (Dr. Jack Novick is on the Michigan Psychoanalytic Institute Faculty and Mrs. Kerry Kelly Novick is past President of the Association for Child Psychoanalysis) have been working with children and their families for over 45 years. Senior Psychoanalysts and Psychologists, they bring broad and deep knowledge of human development in accessible words and concepts important to the practices of pediatricians and mental health and other health professionals.