TV – Helping Kids With Anxiety Through Fiction! With Guest Mark Cheverton
Cameron Poole has a problem, a big problem: he’s a bully magnet who struggles with anxiety. Being the smallest sixth-grader at his summer camp, everything around him triggers his everyday struggles with anxiety, his Beast, making it impossible for him to do the same things other kids can do. In a constant state of worry, Cameron feels like a perpetual failure, his self-esteem crushed. That’s bad enough, but when Cameron learns that mythical monsters are trying to invade his camp, things go from bad to worse.
Can Cameron control his anxiety and confront his Beast while battling an army of minotaurs, banshees, ghouls, golems, and other nightmarish monsters?”
Fiction writer Mark Cheverton is a highly accomplished author who makes a real difference in children’s lives by bringing awareness to problems faced by today’s kids. Through his writing, Mark provides a safe platform for kids and their parents or teachers to explore a variety of coping strategies and above all, let’s the child know they are not struggling alone.
Mark and Human Behavior expert Michaela Gaffen Stone team up this week to bring you a highly valuable episode on helping kids with anxiety. You don’t want to miss this!
Buckle up and get ready for a thrilling adventure!
Formally a high school Math and Physics teacher, Mark Cheverton came to writing later in life. In 2013, he wrote and self-published his 1st Minecraft-inspired action/adventure novel, to teach his son about bullying. Invasion of the Overworld, quickly rocketed up through Amazon, reaching an Amazon rank of 29. After gaining the attention of literary agents and publishers, he signed a contract with Sky Pony Press and continued writing, producing 2-3 books a year. At one point, he committed to writing a book every other month, a grueling task, yet the results speak for themselves; his books have been published in 31 countries around the world, translated into 27 languages, with over 2 million copies in print. His Minecraft novels have been on the New York Times, USA Today, and Publisher’s Weekly best-sellers list.
Mark is still writing after 7-years of Minecraft novels, but has shifted gears. He is currently writing middle-grade fantasy, exploring Anxiety with a fantasy novel called Facing the Beast Within: The Anxiety of Cameron Poole. https://markcheverton.com/
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Michaela Gaffen Stone is a Behavior Expert, Speaker, Educator, Human Design Intuitive and Transformational Coach. She is dedicated to empowering individuals with the tools and insights needed to navigate their own complex relationships. With a mission to foster a fresh perspective, Michaela equips her audience with the confidence and knowledge to develop positive, sustainable relationships.
Michaela is a lifelong learner and nomad. Having lived in eight countries to date, she is a Global Citizen and believes in living life fully while helping others to do the same. She regularly inspires and guides individuals on a transformative journey toward healthier, more fulfilling relationships. Serving clients in several countries, Michaela never met a time zone she couldn’t work with. Her approach is direct, succinct, and non-judgmental. Michaela’s dream is to reach people all over the world, spreading hope by inspiring, understanding, and empowerment.
To get more of Navigating Complicated Relationships with Michaela Gaffen Stone, be sure to visit the podcast page for replays of all her shows here: https://www.inspiredchoicesnetwork.com/podcast/navigating-complicated-relationships-with-mikki-gaffen-stone/