“Be Mindful of Monsters” Book
“Be Mindful of Monsters” is an early reader created to help children understand how the mind and body process trauma. The story follows Ezzy, a gender-neutral 10-year-old who confronts powerful feelings that have taken on the form of monsters. With a compelling story and diverse characters, the book explores the challenges and benefits of accepting uncomfortable emotions. Written by Bumble BLS founder Lauren Stockly and illustrated by her childhood friend, acclaimed artist Ellen Surrey, “Be Mindful of Monsters” is designed for use in both therapy sessions and at home.
“Be Mindful of Monsters” also has a companion activity book with nearly 100 pages of unique and creative interventions.