A beautifully illustrated book that helps parents, educators, and counselors talk to children about frightening and unpredictable events. This book guides children to feeling a sense of safety and empowerment through events that often create feelings of fear and hopelessness. It normalizes the emotions that come with these frightening experiences and helps caregivers and children connect through the events to promote post-traumatic growth and protect mental health.


"How do you explain senseless mass violence to a child who is just old enough to be aware that the world has become an unpredictable and frightening place? Kindness in a Scary World is a story about a family that watches news coverage of a terrorist attack and the family’s reaction to this event. The child questions why the