EVERY PARENT HAS A NIGHTMARE: Their daughter has been abducted. Or their son is being bullied at school. Or their teenaged daughter has changed drastically since going out with a new boyfriend. Today’s kids and teens, despite being seemingly street smart and Internet savvy, are vulnerable to a frightening range of dangerous situations. How do we keep them safe, yet still allow their independence and confidence to grow? Safe Kids, Safe Families has all of the answers. Written by the founder of Kidproof Canada, a former police officer with specialized training in crimes against children—and also a mother herself—this essential guide offers timely advice on: • How to make the right choice, before a crime occurs • Separating perceived danger from the real thing> • Learning how to trust your instincts • Teaching kids to avoid becoming a victim in the chat room, the school yard or the mall • How to "read" your teens’ friendships for potential unsafe behaviour What Barbara Coloroso has done for parenting skills, Samantha Wilson does for family safety in this comprehensive, empowering guide.
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SAMANTHA WILSON began her career in law enforcement in 1994. She is the founder of Kidproof (USA/Canada) an organization that trains parents, children and educators in child safety techniques. An internationally recognized expert on child safety, she has been featured on TV, radio and in newspaper stories across North America.Review:
"Right on the money! An essential read for every parent, school or library." --Detective Kevin Heslop, Criminal Investigation Division, London Police Service
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