books about: adolescent
Yes, Your Teen Is Crazy! Loving Your Kid Without Losing Your Mind
Harbor Press, Inc.
Reminding parents that you can't relate to a crazy teen the same way you relate to a rational adult, Bradley tells readers how to navigate the adolescent minefield.
Becoming Attached: First Relationships and How They Shape Our Capacity to Love
Oxford University Press, USA
The struggle to understand the infant-parent bond ranks as one of the great quests of modern psychology, one that touches us deeply because it holds so many clues to how we become who we are. How are our personalities formed? How do our early struggles with our parents reappear in the way we relate to others as adults? Why do we repeat with our own children--seemingly against our will--the very behaviors we most disliked about our parents? In ...
Emotional Core Therapy
Robert A. Moylan
CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform
Author shows readers how to gain emotional balance by learning to identify, process four authentic feelings of joy, grief, fear, and relief. “Emotional Core Therapy” by Robert A. Moylan, LCPC, demonstrates the power of understanding feelings to keep the body and mind emotionally healthy. The book demonstrates how five psychological steps are used to gain a balanced mind. Robert A. Moylan takes readers on a therapeutic journey in his new ...
One Child (Turtleback School & Library Binding Edition)
FOR USE IN SCHOOLS AND LIBRARIES ONLY. Hayden recounts her battle to uncover the emotions and keen intelligence of a troubled, sexually molested six-year-old girl who was placed in a class for retarded preadolescents.
Getting to Calm: Cool-Headed Strategies for Parenting Tweens + Teens
Laura S Kastner Ph.D.
Parenting a teenager is tougher than ever, but new brain research offers new insight into the best way to connect with teens. With humor, wisdom and a deep understanding of the teenaged brain, noted teen expert Dr. Laura Kastner shows parents how to stay calm and cool-headed while dealing with hot-button issues everything from rude attitude and lying to sex and substance use -- with clear, easy-to-follow suggestions for setting limits while ...
The Boy Who Was Raised as a Dog: And Other Stories from a Child Psychiatrist's Notebook--What Traumatized ...
Basic Books, 2007
Child psychiatrist Bruce Perry has treated children faced with unimaginable horror: genocide survivors, witnesses, children raised in closets and cages, and victims of family violence. Here he tells their stories of trauma and transformation.
NIV Revolution: The Bible for Teen Guys: Updated Edition
Revolution is for every guy who wants to live a revolutionary life.The NIV Revolution Bible equips you to be a revolutionary---living your faith on the edge, challenging things that need to be challenged, discovering new possibilities, and helping others to discover them as well. Like no other Bible you have ever read, NIV Revolution is for today's teen guy living in a messy world. God knows all about this world---he is the authority when it ...
Antoine de Saint-Exupery
No story is more beloved by children and grown-ups alike than this wise, enchanting fable. One day, the author reminisces, when his plane was forced down in the Sahara, a thousand miles from help, he encountered a most extraordinary small person. "If you please, " said the stranger, "draw me a sheep." And thus begins the remarkable history of the Little Prince.
Zoobiquity: The Astonishing Connection Between Human and Animal Health (Vintage)
New York Times Bestseller A Discover Magazine Best Book of 2012 An O, The Oprah Magazine “Summer Reading” Pick Finalist, 2013 AAAS/Subaru SB&F Prize for Excellence in Science Books Do animals overeat? Get breast cancer? Have fainting spells? Inspired by an eye-opening consultation at the Los Angeles Zoo, which revealed that a monkey experienced the same symptoms of heart failure as her human patients, cardiologist Barbara ...
Chicken Soup for the Teenage Soul: 101 Stories of Life, Love and Learning (Chicken Soup for the Soul)
Mark Victor Hansen
This first batch of Chicken Soup for Teens consists of 101 stories every teenager can relate to and learn from -- without feeling criticized or judged. This edition contains important lessons on the nature of friendship and love, the importance of belief in the future, and the value of respect for oneself and others, and much more.
The 5 Love Languages of Teenagers New Edition: The Secret to Loving Teens Effectively
Gary D Chapman
Socially, mentally, and spiritually, teenagers face a variety of pressures and stresses each day. Despite these peer pressures; it is still parents who can influence teens the most. Get equipped to be a better parent as The Five Love Languages of Teenagers explores the world in which teenagers live, explains the developmental changes, and give tools to help you identify and appropriately communicate in your teen's love language. Get ...
Gone Away: Into the Land
Strategic Book Publishing, 2010
Book Synopsis: KILL THE BEAST, JOHN! KILL IT! “Gone Away, Into the Land is unlike anything I have ever read before. It is a completely unique story.” Meet twelve-year-old John Greber, who describes the dark clouds of daily life he, his mother, Ellie, and six- year-old sister, Marny, live under. The fear and loathing that exist within a home ruled by the iron fist of an abusive father is established on the very first page. It is ...
WHY Do They Act That Way?: A Survival Guide to the Adolescent Brain for You and Your Teen
In this national bestseller, acclaimed, award-winning psychologist Dr. David Walsh explains exactly what happens to the human brain on the path from childhood into adolescence and adulthood. Revealing the latest scientific findings in easy-to-understand terms, Dr. Walsh shows why moodiness, quickness to anger and to take risks, miscommunication, fatigue, territoriality, and other familiar teenage behavior problems are so common -- all are linked ...
Emotional Orphans: Healing Our Throwaway Children
"Emotional Orphans tells the sad and moving stories of a number of lost children, young ones who had suffered abuse and abandonment and who had learned in consequence that trust in others was their most bitter enemy. In this wonderful book, Cate Shepherd describes her clinical work and gives us moving accounts of her inspiring successes and her heartbreaking failures. She also opens up her own trauma history, and allows us to see how the ...
Don't Give It Away! : A Workbook of Self-Awareness and Self-Affirmations for Young Women
You are special. You are precious. You are It! Today, Iyanla Vanzant is a bestselling author with her own business and a loving family. But it wasn't so long ago that she was a teenager -- a sixteen-year-old mother and high school dropout on welfare. Iyanla knows that a young woman's journey can be lonely and hard. She remembers how difficult it is to put into words the way you feel, how it feels to want to be loved. In Don't Give It ...
Breakfast with Tiffany
Ed Wintle is an early-40s Manhattanite living the nice, orderly life of an urban single gay man. Tiffany is Ed's "thirteen-going-on-thirty" talented and troubled niece whose single mother is at her wit's end dealing with her daughter. So Ed - the uncle she idolizes, invites Tiffany - the niece he adores, to live with him in New York City. Breakfast with Tiffany chronicles the joys and struggles of their first school year together.
Your go-to guide for your parenting questions, from the author of the breakthrough No-Cry series " Perfect Parenting will give you the tools you need to feel confident as you raise your children. This handy reference book may become an indispensable part of your family's life." -- from the foreword by William Sears, M.D. Perfect Parenting is parenting with a plan. It is based on: action, not reaction thoughtfulness, not anger ...
Age of Opportunity: A Biblical Guide to Parenting Teens, Second Edition (Resources for Changing Lives)
Paul David Tripp
Presbyterian & Reformed Pub Co
Are you hoping to merely survive your teenagers? With compassion, wit, and wisdom, Tripp uncovers the heart issues affecting families during the often-chaotic adolescent years. Gain assurance of God's
Emotional Core Therapy for Adolescents
Robert A. Moylan
CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform
Emotional Core Therapy for Adolescents is a book that was written to help teens gain emotional power and balance. This book is unique in that it utilizes five easy steps to learn how to stay emotionally balanced. The book helps teens identify and process the four authentic feelings of joy, grief,fear,and relief. The book uses teen friendly language and scenes to help them learn how to process debilitating feelings of fear and loss. Anger, ...
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