ASFS Parent Resource Library

 

Check out parent resources from the ASFS front office to borrow for up to 2 weeks.

  1. Contact Stacia Griffin or call 703.228.7670.
  2. Sign out book/CD (or be added to the waiting list) with your name and contact information.
  3. Return book/CD within 2 weeks, by the confirmed due date.
  4. Enjoy, and spread the word to others who may benefit as well!

Now Available: Celebrate Calm by Kirk Martin, A Collection of Audio CDs
Select from the following audio CDs for parents (and one that speaks to kids):

ADHD University
Our promise? You will learn more more insight and strategies from listening to this
program than five visits to a therapist. You will understand your child and know how
to help them:

  • Improve focus, attention, impulse control, organization, and social skills.
  • Improve grades, homework time, writing skills, and behavior issues at school.
  • Build your child’s confidence and motivate without crushing his spirit.

Enjoy Your Strong-Willed Child
Specific strategies to: Understand your strong-willed child and how to motivate him
without power struggles. Stop yelling, lecturing, and nagging. Enjoy your strong-willed
child.

Stop Defiance & Disrespect NOW!
Stop kids from rolling their eyes, talking back or silently ignoring you. Eliminate the
emotional power struggles and endless arguments. Diffuse demanding kids who argue,
throw meltdowns, or act bossy.

Discipline That Works
Give directions one time. No more repeating yourself, yelling or bribing! Stop lying,
hitting, interrupting, tantrums, whining, and complaining. Teach kids how to control
themselves. A must have in every home.

Straight Talk for Kids: Casey Speaks Directly to Your Kids
Kids listen as a teenager shows them how to deal with daily disappointment, anger,
frustration, peer pressure, irritating siblings, and homework. Kids feel understood,
confident, motivated, and purposeful. Casey teaches kids how to communicate with
parents respectfully to earn trust.

Straight Talk for Stressed-Out Moms
Stop neglecting yourself to make everyone else happy. Learn to make yourself a
priority. Say no to unrealistic expectations, perfectionism, and guilt trips. Don’t allow
others to manipulate you and push your buttons.

Kids Ages 2-7: Build the Right Foundation
Kirk shows you exactly what to do in the 80 toughest situations from morning to dinner
to bedtime with kids ages 2-7. Stop the tantrums, screaming, hitting, biting, and
throwing. Get kids to listen and do what you ask without the meltdowns and crying.

10 Secrets to Motivate Unmotivated Kids
Internally motivate kids who don’t respond to consequences, are apathetic or don’t care
about school. Get your kids to stop playing video games and start being purposeful.
Inspire kids who appear angry, negative, lazy or entitled.

30 Days to Calm: Stop Yelling, Lecturing & Reacting.
Kirk provides 30 specific, concrete strategies to stop the lecturing and yelling for good
to create a new family tree. Stop reacting when your kids, spouse, and friends push
your buttons so you are in control. Break the old patterns that cause you to worry about
your kids’ future and feel like you’re not a good enough parent. No more drama. No
more anxiety.