“This delightful book gets at the essence of how to help children be more self-compassionate – by teaching them to be a good friend to themselves. With beautiful illustrations, an engaging story, and a few simple self-compassion practices for children, this book is a must for anyone wanting to help children cope with their difficult emotions in a kind, connected and mindful manner.” –Kristin Neff, Ph.D, author of Self-Compassion: The Proven Power of Being Kind to Yourself
Listening with My Heart is a Mom’s Choice Awards® Gold Recipient.
From the Author
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About the Author
Gabi Garcia is a mama, licensed professional counselor and picturebook author. She spent the last 20 years serving children K-12 as ateacher and school counselor.
Gabi writes books that support parents, educators and caregivers in nurturing mindful, socially and emotionally aware children.
Her books include Listening to My Body: A Guide to Helping Kids Understand the Connection Between Their Feelings and Sensations and Listening With My Heart: A Story of Kindness and Self-Compassion and Mateo Finds His Wow: A story of Wonder and Gratitude.