THE STAR and the HANDBOOK are wonderful resources we refer to in training frequently and highly recommend. --Kris Villanueva, Child Welfare Partnership Training Specialist, Portland State University Child Welfare Program, Oregon
I think THE STAR and HANDBOOK should be required reading for all teachers and anyone else who works with children. --Maureen Byrne, Project Manager, Kids Care Clubs (kidscare.org), a program of the Points of Light Foundation
THE STAR is a lovely book... helpful and of comfort to young children who are part of foster care. --Polly Arango, Member of The Pew Commission on Children in Foster Care
About the Author
Cynthia Miller Lovell is a pediatric nurse practitioner and has been a foster mother. She has a bachelor's degree in psychology from Kalamzaoo College and a master's degree in pediatric nursing from Yale University.