Have you met the gremlins? They’re troublesome creatures who like nothing more than to feed off big, tricky feelings!

This award-winning series of engaging workbooks from mental health practitioner Kate Collins-Donnelly helps young people understand their feelings through the principles of CBT (cognitive behavioural therapy).

Kate Collins-Donnelly has worked as a therapist, psychologist, criminologist, and anger management consultant for many years. Her workbooks navigate a range of topics including anxiety, depression, and anger, through fun activities and real-life stories. They can be used by young people on their own, or with a parent or practitioner.

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  • 'Starving the Gremlins' is loved by:

    • Children (who can enjoy reading alone or with an adult)
    • Parents
    • Therapists
    • Psychologists
    • Teachers / educational sector staff
    • Youth workers
    • Social Workers
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    What does 17-year-old Grant do when he gets anxious? Check
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Starving the Gremlins for children aged 5-9

Starving the Gremlins for 10+

Also by Kate Collins Donnelly

Banish Your Self-Esteem Thief

Using a similar format to the Starving the Gremlins series, this imaginative workbook is packed with strategies that will help young people aged 10+ to build positive self-esteem!

 Banish Your Body Image Thief

Suitable for young people aged 10+ this imaginative workbook is full of activities and strategies to build a healthy body image.

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