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Dealing with Feeling

Dealing with Feeling

Second Edition
  • Tina Rae - Tina Rae Well Being Training and Consultancy, Professional and Academic Tutor, University of East London
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October 2007 | 216 pages | SAGE Publications Ltd

Firmly supported by a wealth of research linking children's mental and physical health to emotional well being, this new edition of the bestselling Dealing with Feeling provides teachers of children aged 5–8 with structured opportunities to develop their emotional literacy.

In this second edition, Tina Rae emphasizes the development of empathy, tolerance, resilience, and motivation as well as an emotional vocabulary. The text helps teachers introduce students to a variety of techniques for managing more complex and uncomfortable feelings in a variety of situations. Solution-focused strategies are woven into:

  • Worksheet tasks
  • Self-reflection activities
  • Take-home assignments

Packed with teacher-friendly sessions, this book fulfills the requirements of the PSCHE curriculum and Healthy Schools agenda and also complements the SEAL curriculum (Social and Emotional Aspects of Learning).

Introduction and Background
The Structure of the Programme
The Structure of the Lessons
Notes for Teachers - How to Use the Programme
Lessons 1-40
Feeling Angry

Feeling Sad

Feeling Afraid

Feeling Happy

Feeling Surprised

Feeling Loved

Feeling Shocked

Feeling Bored

Feeling Jealous

Feeling Ashamed

Feeling Lonely

Feeling Greedy

Feeling Nervous

Feeling Disappointed

Feeling Rejected

Feeling Shy

Feeling Arrogant

Feeling Generous

Feeling Selfish

Feeling Intimidated.

Feeling Accepted

Feeling Alienated

Feeling Bereaved

Feeling Betrayed

Feeling Brave

Feeling Dominated

Feeling Deceitful

Feeling Envious

Feeling Frantic

Feeling Guilty

Feeling Homesick

Feeling Helpful

Feeling Impatient

Feeling Inferior

Feeling Loyal

Feeling Misunderstood

Feeling Possessive

Feeling Sorry

Feeling Stressed

Feeling Vain

Letter to Parents Format
Useful Organisations, Websites and Publications
My Feelings Folder Format
Our Definitions Format
The Assault Cycle
Novaco's Anger Model
The Traffic Lights Format
Emotions Scale
Good Group Work Format
Conflict Solver
Peaceful Problem Solver
Problem Solving Format
Problem Page

Sample Materials & Chapters


Tina Rae

Tina Rae specializes in social, emotional and behavioral disorders and difficulties. She has undertaken research in the areas of engagement and disaffection with learning in young people, debriefing following critical incidents, attachment disorders, emotional well being and the psychological assessment of young offenders. Rae is experienced in assessing children and young people with respect to learning difficulties, emotional well being and relationships with carers. She is a registered member of the Health Professions Council and a full member of the British Psychological Society. She is currently a Professional and Academic tutor on... More About Author

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