Guiding the Gifted Child  

A Practical Source for Parents and Teachers


Author(s): James T. Webb, Ph.D., ABPP-ClElizabeth A. Meckstroth, M.S.W.,Stephanie S. Tolan, M.A.


Published in 1981, this book has become a classic in the field. For years, parents have referred to it as “the Dr. Spock book for parents of gifted children.” Gifted children have unique social and emotional concerns, and this book provides the guidance that parents need to support them. Each chapter features problems or issues common to gifted children and their families. Topics include communication, discipline, friends, sibling rivalry, and educational needs.

 Now available as an eBook! On Barnes & Noble Nooks and Amazon Kindles!

Length: 266 pages
ISBN 10 digit: 0-910707-00-6
ISBN 13 digit: 978-0-910707-00-8


Price: $19.95


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SENG 2015 Award Winners!
Congratulations to Great Potential Press authors James T. Webb (Lifetime Achievement Award), Jean Peterson (Educator of the Year), and Bobbie Gilman (Healthcare Provider of the Year)! The organization Supporting Emotional Needs of the Gifted honored them during a July 24 ceremony at its Denver, Colorado conference.