Kristen Lavallee, PhD, is a developmental and school
psychologist, and has worked with children in the U.S. and
Switzerland. She has coauthored empirical studies and a book
chapter on treatment for separation anxiety, and is managing editor
of the scientific journal European Psychologist.
Silvia Schneider, Dr. rer. nat., is a professor of child clinical psychology at Ruhr-University Bochum, Germany. She has conducted several studies on childhood separation anxiety disorder (SAD), and authored a treatment manual in German for SAD.
Janet McDonnell is a writer and illustrator living in the calm outskirts of the Windy City. Her characters populate many books and magazines for children.
This is a practical 'what-to-do' book that will benefit many
parents and their children. It is a book that will be welcome not
only by parents but by clinicians who are looking for such
materials to provide families."
- Thomas H. Ollendick, PhD, Director Child Study Center, Virginia Tech