"Safety 101: Early Childhood" starts the series with practical tools to empower parents of babies and toddlers to take charge of the emotional and physical safety of their children. Vivid stories and step-by-step explanations show how to make boundary setting and other powerful safety skills and concepts part of daily life with young people in ways that are fun and age-appropriate, not scary.
Author Irene van der Zande is an expert in child development and personal safety. Her book, "1,2,3... The Toddler Years," has sold over 25,000 copies and has a foreword by Magda Gerber. She is also the co-author of "Infant-Toddler Groups", an educational textbook published by Cedars Sinai Medical Center. Irene is the Founding Executive Director of Kidpower Teenpower Fullpower International, a nonprofit leader in safety education, and has authored a wide range of books about how to teach personal safety skills to individuals of all ages and abilities.