Dr. Myrna B. Shure

Dr. Myrna B. Shure
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Dr. Myrna B. Shure

Myrna B. Shure, PhD, is professor emeritus in the Department of Psychology at Drexel University in Philadelphia. She is the creator of the I Can Problem Solve (ICPS) program—a school-based social and emotional learning/violence prevention program published by Research Press. The ICPS program has been recognized for research and service by numerous national organizations, including the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP); the National Association of School Psychologists (NASP); the U. S. Department of Education; and the Collaborative for Academic, Social, and Emotional Learning (CASEL). It is also included in the National Registry of Evidence-Based Programs and Practices (NREPP). Dr. Shure is author of the Raising a Thinking Child Workbook, an ICPS program for families, also published by Research Press, with recognition by the Strengthening America’s Families Project and NASP. She has been recognized by the American Psychological Association’s Psychology Matters initiative for research relating to schools and families resulting in valuable applications that make a difference in people’s lives. With her research colleague, Dr. George Spivack, Dr. Shure received the Distinguished Contribution Award from the Division of Community Psychology of the American Psychological Association, and for her research and prevention programs, Dr. Shure has now been awarded a Lifetime Achievement Award from the Society of Counseling Psychology–Prevention Section of the American Psychological Association. Her books for parents, Raising a Thinking Child and Raising a Thinking Preteen are both Parent Choice Award winners. Dr. Shure offers workshops nationwide and is also a media consultant on issues of mental health in our nation’s youth.

Training/Consultation

Dr. Shure provides inservice training and consultation for schools, facilities, or organizations nationwide. For more information and available dates, please contact:

Dr. Myrna B. Shure
Drexel University, MS 626
245 North 15th Street
Philadelphia, PA 19102
U.S.A.

Phone: 215-762-7205
Fax: 215-762-8625
Email: mshure@drexel.edu

For additional information on other products using the ICPS approach, visit Myrna Shure's website at www.thinkingchild.com.

Books by Author

Thinking Parent, Thinking Child: Turning Everyday Problems into Solutions
Turning Everyday Problems into Solutions

In this new edition, internationally acclaimed author Dr. Myrna B. Shure shows how to apply “I Can Problem Solve” techniques to the top concerns of parents and children from preschoolers through preteens.

Raising a Thinking Child Workbook: Teaching Young Children How to Resolve Everyday Conflicts and Get Along with Others
Teaching Young Children How to Resolve Everyday Conflicts and Get Along with Others

An evidence-based parenting workbook based on the highly acclaimed I Can Problem Solve (ICPS) violence prevention program for children

English Edition
Raising a Thinking Child Workbook: Teaching Young Children How to Resolve Everyday Conflicts and Get Along with Others
Teaching Young Children How to Resolve Everyday Conflicts and Get Along with Others

An evidence-based parenting workbook based on the highly acclaimed I Can Problem Solve (ICPS) violence prevention program for children

Spanish Edition
ICPS-I Can Problem Solve: An Interpersonal Cognitive Problem-Solving Program
An Interpersonal Cognitive Problem-Solving Program
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The award-winning, evidence-based violence prevention and intervention program for children . . .

Set of Three Volumes
ICPS-I Can Problem Solve: An Interpersonal Cognitive Problem-Solving Program
An Interpersonal Cognitive Problem-Solving Program

The award-winning, evidence-based violence prevention and intervention program for children . . .

Intermediate Elementary Grades
ICPS-I Can Problem Solve: An Interpersonal Cognitive Problem-Solving Program
An Interpersonal Cognitive Problem-Solving Program

The award-winning, evidence-based violence prevention and intervention program for children . . .

Kindergarten and Primary Grades
ICPS-I Can Problem Solve: An Interpersonal Cognitive Problem-Solving Program
An Interpersonal Cognitive Problem-Solving Program

The award-winning, evidence-based violence prevention and intervention program for children . . .

Preschool