The world is full of hurt children, those who have suffered trauma in the early years of life. These are the unfortunate children who have been removed from their birth families due to abuse, neglect, or poor parenting and now need to be taught how to relate to others and bond with their new parents or caregivers. Whether you are an adoptive parent, foster parent, grandparent, teacher, or caregiver, the tools, techniques, and knowledge you'll find in Parenting the Hurt Child will help you provide the care necessary to help your hurt child heal, grow, and develop. If you're discouraged and feeling hopeless about the difficult job ahead, do not despair. Hope is here and you can get started today! Paperback.