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Hayden, Torey L.

Overview
Works: 135 works in 630 publications in 17 languages and 12,919 library holdings
Genres: Case studies  Biography  Fiction  Juvenile works  Psychological fiction  Domestic fiction 
Roles: Author, Other, Bibliographic antecedent
Classifications: RJ507.A29, 362.19892890092
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One child by Torey L Hayden( Book )

103 editions published between 1980 and 2016 in 15 languages and held by 2,690 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hayden recounts her battle to uncover the keen intelligence and touch the emotions of a troubled, sexually molested six-year-old girl who abused a younger child and was placed in her class for retarded preadolescents while awaiting space in a state institution
Ghost girl : the true story of a child in peril and the teacher who saved her by Torey L Hayden( Book )

80 editions published between 1991 and 2017 in 13 languages and held by 2,271 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A teacher of emotionally disturbed children tells of her work with a silent and withdrawn eight-year-old girl who is the possible victim of ritual abuse
Twilight children : three voices no one heard until a therapist listened by Torey L Hayden( Book )

51 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in 11 languages and held by 1,591 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For decades, former special education teacher Torey Hayden has been a light in the darkness for severely troubled children, and she has chronicled her determined efforts, triumphs, and breakthroughs in a series of internationally bestselling books, beginning with her powerful and poignant One Child. But it wasn't until she left the classroom that she faced three of her most extraordinary challenges. While working in the children's psychiatric ward of a large city hospital, Hayden was introduced to seven-year-old Cassandra, a child who had been kidnapped by her father and found three states away, starving, dirty, and picking through garbage cans. What she had suffered during that time was a mystery, since she refused to speak of it, and all attempts to get to the root of her erratic, increasingly violent behavior had hitherto failed. This would certainly be one of Torey Hayden's most difficult cases, for how do you reach a child so horrifically abused that she views every attempt to break through her defenses as life-threatening? Drake was a charming, charismatic four-year-old who managed to participate fully in his preschool class without uttering a single word. He would only speak to his mother, who brought the boy, clutching his beloved stuffed tiger, Friend, to Hayden. Pressured by Drake's tough, unbending grandfather, who demanded immediate results, the therapist feared that overly stringent treatment would only tear his family further apart. And though a specific course of action seemed clear, even she was unprepared for the shocking truth about little Drake's condition. Then there was Gerda, eighty-two, whom a massive stroke had rendered fearful and unwilling to engage in conversation with anyone. Though Hayden had never worked with adults, she agreed to help when all other efforts had failed, and discovered in the process that what Gerda could do was nearly as heartbreaking as her limitations. A woman suffering in the twilight of her years and two children trapped in the ever-darkening shadows, these are the cases that would test one healer's courage, compassion, and skill, and ultimately reaffirm her faith in the indomitable strength of the human spirit
The sunflower forest by Torey L Hayden( Book )

48 editions published between 1984 and 2015 in 8 languages and held by 1,219 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Although set in the 1950s, the story reveals the traumatic experiences of Lesley's mother during World War II when the Nazis took her son
Somebody else's kids by Torey L Hayden( Book )

24 editions published between 1981 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 758 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes four special students with learning problems who do not fit into regular classrooms
The very worst thing by Torey L Hayden( Book )

12 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 439 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

David has never had a permanent home or a real friend, but when he decides to try to hatch an owl egg with the help of a classmate, his life slowly begins to change for the better
Just another kid by Torey L Hayden( Book )

16 editions published between 1988 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 438 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

No other teacher had been able to handle these six emotionally damaged children. Hayden refused to give up on them, and was determined that every child should experience joy, hope, and a future free of fear
The tiger's child by Torey L Hayden( Book )

21 editions published between 1995 and 2015 in 10 languages and held by 430 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Een onderwijzeres die zich bezighoudt met moeilijk opvoedbare kinderen, schetst de volwassenwording van een meisje met ernstige gedragsproblemen. Afzonderlijk leesbaar vervolg op "Sheila."
Murphy's boy by Torey L Hayden( Book )

22 editions published between 1983 and 2014 in 10 languages and held by 428 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The dramatic and moving true story of a fifteen-year-old boy who refused to speak-- until the miracle of love penetrated his miserable silence. His name was Kevin but his keepers called him Zoo Boy. He didn't talk. He hid under tables and surrounded himself with a cage of chairs. He hadn't been out of the building in the four years since he'd come in. He was afraid of water and wouldn't take a shower. He was afraid to be naked, to change his clothes. He was nearly 16. Desperate to see change in the boy, the staff of Kevin's adolescent treatment center hired Hayden. As Hayden read to him and encouraged him to read, crawling down into his cage of chairs with him, Kevin talked. Then he started to draw and paint and showed himself to have a quick wit and a rolling, seething, murderous hatred for his stepfather. -- from English edition
Innocent foxes : a novel by Torey L Hayden( Book )

11 editions published between 2011 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 271 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Een vroeger succesvolle Hollywoodacteur heeft veel moeite met de door hem ongewenste zoon (9) uit een vorige relatie die tijdelijk bij hem logeert en dan wordt ontvoerd
Overheard in a dream : a novel by Torey L Hayden( Book )

4 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 187 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bestselling author Torey Hayden's novel is a fascinating study of a fractured family, a troubled child, and a psychiatrist's attempts to rescue them
Teaching children who are hard to reach : relationship-driven classroom practice by Michael J Marlowe( Book )

7 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

How do you move beyond traditional classroom management to create a learning environment that engages our hardest-to-reach students - those who may be struggling due to emotional disturbances or disabilities or environmental circumstances? Michael J. Marlowe and Torey Hayden have the answer: through a relationship-driven classroom. -- from back cover
Was het een droom? by Torey L Hayden( Book )

2 editions published in 2009 in Dutch and held by 122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Een kinderpsychiater krijgt bij de behandeling van een 9-jarige jongen niet alleen hem, maar ook het gehele gezin in therapie om te ontdekken welke verhalen fantasie zijn en welke werkelijkheid
Jadie & Sheila by Torey L Hayden( Book )

2 editions published in 2007 in Dutch and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twee gevalsbeschrijvingen door de Amerikaanse psychologe en pedagoge van jonge meisjes met ernstige gedragsproblemen
The very worst thing by Torey L Hayden( Recording )

5 editions published between 2003 and 2015 in English and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

David has never had a permanent home or a real friend, but when he decides to try to hatch an owl egg with the help of a classmate, his life slowly begins to change for the better
Beautiful child by Torey L Hayden( Book )

17 editions published between 2002 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is a poignant account of a teacher's extraordinary efforts to break through a young student's self-imposed silence. Originally published: New York: William Morrow, 2002
Il gatto meccanico : romanzo by Torey L Hayden( Book )

6 editions published between 1999 and 2008 in Italian and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One child by Torey L Hayden( Recording )

4 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

'One Child' tells the story of Torey Hayden's struggle to reach out to a young girl severely traumatised by a background of horrific abuse
Come in una gabbia by Torey L Hayden( Book )

11 editions published between 1994 and 2009 in Italian and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

They were problem children no one wanted! Until one teacher took them to her heart by Torey L Hayden( Book )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From the author of Sunday Times bestsellers 'One Child', 'Ghost Girl' and 'Twilight Children' comes a heartbreaking story of one teacher's determination to turn a chaotic group of damaged children into a family
 
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Alternative Names
Hayden, Torey

Hayden Torey 1951-....

Hayden, Torey Lynn 1951-

Hayden, Victoria Lynn 1951-

Torey Hayden Amerikaans schrijfster

Torey Hayden psicologa statunitense

Torey L. Hayden US-amerikanische Autorin und Psychologin

헤이든, 토리 L. 1951-

トリイ・ヘイデン

ヘイデン, トリイ

ヘイデン, トリイ・L

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Ghost girl : the true story of a child in peril and the teacher who saved herTwilight children : three voices no one heard until a therapist listenedThe sunflower forestSomebody else's kidsThe very worst thingJust another kidThe tiger's childMurphy's boy