Best Years of Their Lives: A Resource Guide for Teenagers in Crisis / Edition 2

Best Years of Their Lives: A Resource Guide for Teenagers in Crisis / Edition 2

by Stephanie Zvirin
     
 

ISBN-10: 0838906869

ISBN-13: 9780838906866

Pub. Date: 03/28/1996

Publisher: American Library Association

These expert authors detail a wealth of ideas for planning providing, and evaluating services tailored to young adults. You'll discover thoughtful insights and practical advice focused on helping young adults make the most of the wide-ranging resources available.

Rely on these excellent sources to:
-- Create an environment that fosters intellectual, emotional,

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These expert authors detail a wealth of ideas for planning providing, and evaluating services tailored to young adults. You'll discover thoughtful insights and practical advice focused on helping young adults make the most of the wide-ranging resources available.

Rely on these excellent sources to:
-- Create an environment that fosters intellectual, emotional, and social growth
-- Select fiction and non-fiction that informs, inspires, and interests young adults
-- Integrate school library resources with curriculum requirements

AIDS, drugs, gangs, pregnancy...tough times for teens. With The Best Years of Their Lives, librarians and teachers can recommend helping resources for personal crises.

The completely updated second edition brings together the finest self-help resources for troubled or bewildered young adults ages 10-18. Twice the size of the first edition, this essential source looks at 405 nonfiction and fiction titles and 86 videos. Zvirin, YA editor of ALA's Booklist, also offers age-range guidelines and two all-new sections: "Safe Passage", with resources on violence and safety in school and in neighborhoods; and "Wellness", publications on emotional and psychological issues.

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780838906866
Publisher:
American Library Association
Publication date:
03/28/1996
Edition description:
2nd ed
Pages:
154
Product dimensions:
7.08(w) x 10.03(h) x 0.38(d)

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