Resources to Support Your Caregiving Journey


Recommended resources as well as videos from Circle of Security International.

Circle of Security International


If your child, ages birth to three, needs assistance in any developmental area, including social and emotional difficulties, contact the NC Early Intervention System.

NC Early Intervention


Articles, videos, and webinars are available on the Zero to Three website.

Zero to Three Parent Resources


Articles, books, and other resources related to healthy social and emotional development.

Start Early Parent Resources

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Books for Caregivers

  • Gibson, Thais. Attachment Theory: A Guide to Strengthening the Relationships in Your Life. Callisto Media, Oakland, CA. 2020
  • Siegel, D. & Hartzell, M. Parenting from the Inside Out. Tarcher Perigee, New York, NY. 2013

Books for young children that describe and illustrate their experiences on the “Circle”

  • Cannon, Jannell. Stellaluna. Harcourt, Brace, and Jovanovich, San Diego, CA. 1993
  • Dewdney, Anna. Llama, Llama Misses Mama. Viking Books, New York, NY. 2009
  • Guttman, Ariella. Wherever You’ll Be. Random House, Canada. 2021
  • Henkes, Kevin. Wemberly Worried. Greenwillow Books, New York, NY. 2010
  • Katz, Karen. Rosie Goes to Preschool. Schwartz & Wade, Canada. 2019
  • Penn, Audrey. The Kissing Hand. Tanglewood Press, Vancouver, BC. 2014.
  • Rose, Lisa. The Pocket Picture. Rourke Educational Media, Greensboro, NC. 2019
  • Rowland, Kelly. Always With You, Always With Me. Viking Books, New York, NY. 2022
  • Spelman, Cornelia. When I Miss You. Albert Whitman & Company, Park Ridge, IL. 2004
  • Tillman, Nancy. Wherever You Are: My Love Will Find You. Feiwel and Friends, New York, NY. 2012.
  • Waddell, Martin. Owl Babies. Candlewick Press, Cambridge, MA. 1992
  • Yerdick, Elizabeth. Bye Bye Time. Free Spirit Publishing, Santa Ana, CA. 2008