Jesus set a high standard when He said “Let the little children come to me and do not hinder them, for to such belongs the kingdom of heaven.” The call is not limited to children who will sit quietly at His feet and listen, who color between the lines, who raise their hands and wait to be called upon, and who work at grade level. Children’s ministries are responsible to be ready to bring children with disabilities to Jesus’ feet too. Every Child Welcome is the guide for leaders and volunteers to assist in purposeful planning and skill development for a ministry inclusive of children with unique needs.More info →
Does My Child Have PTSD? is designed for readers looking for answers about the puzzling, disturbing behaviors of childen in their care. With years of research and personal expererience, Philo provides critical information to help people understand causes, symptoms, prevention, and effective diagnosis, treatment, and care for any child struggling with PTSD.More info →
In Different Dream Parenting, author Jolene Philo offers guidance and encouragement through biblical insights and her own personal experiences.More info →
Jolene Philo’s son was hospitalized many times as he battled a life-threatening birth defect. Today, support networks for parents of critically or chronically ill children have improved, but most only provide for urgent physical needs. This book addresses the spiritual needs of these parents as the author shares her own life lessons, as well as those of other parents who have walked this road. No matter how difficult the road, Philo says, you do not have to lose hope.More info →
PTSD in Children Primer: What Is It, What Causes It, What’s It Look Like, and What to Do about It Kindle Edition
As the subtitle indicates, the primer addresses childhood PTSD basics: definitions, causes, symptoms, treatment, and
prevention. Enough information, I hope, to pique your desire to learn more about this rampant and highly treatable mental illness.