Ouch Moments:When Words Are Used in Hurtful Ways

When a bee stings, Ouch! That hurts!
When your finger gets caught in a closing door, that hurts a lot.

Hearing a mean or hurtful word hurts a lot, too.

When other kids say something mean or hurtful, it is hard to know what to do.

Ouch Moments: When Words Are Used in Hurtful Ways explains these “ouch moments” in kid-friendly terms, offers practical strategies for what kids can do to help, and empowers kids to stand up to mean and hurtful language.


By Michael Genhart, PhD
Pages: 32
Age Range: 6-8