Thriving! is for parents and carers of children aged three to twelve. It provides a wealth of strategies that will help parents and carers to raise resilient children and enable them to flourish. Thriving! advocates resilience in parents and families, as a foundation for developing resilient children. Subsequent chapters focus on building resourcefulness, independence, self-esteem, optimism, resilience, as well as coping and behavioural skills in children. A valuable resource; the strategies and solutions presented in this book are practical, common-sense and easy to follow.