The Everything Guide to Raising Adolescent Boys: An essential guide to bringing up happy, healthy boys in today's world

The Everything Guide to Raising Adolescent Boys: An essential guide to bringing up happy, healthy boys in today's world

by Robin Elise Weiss, Mary E. Muscari
     
 
He may push you away and claim that you embarrass him but your adolescent son needs your guidance and discipline now more than ever. The Everything Guide to Raising Adolescent Boys will help you make sense of your changing role as your son morphs from cuddly, loveable rascal to surly, untouchable teenager.

This essential guide shows you what to expect from

Overview

He may push you away and claim that you embarrass him but your adolescent son needs your guidance and discipline now more than ever. The Everything Guide to Raising Adolescent Boys will help you make sense of your changing role as your son morphs from cuddly, loveable rascal to surly, untouchable teenager.

This essential guide shows you what to expect from your maturing son and how to handle typical adolescent growing pains, including:

  • Sex and dating
  • Drug and alcohol abuse
  • Academic issues
  • Money and responsibility
Understand the challenges your son faces and equip him with the tools he needs to become a confident, independent teenager. With your help, your son won't just survive-he'll thrive!

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781598694611
Publisher:
Adams Media
Publication date:
02/01/2008
Series:
Everything (Parenting) Series
Pages:
272
Sales rank:
615,160
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 7.50(h) x 0.71(d)

Meet the Author

Robin Elise Weiss, LCCE, is a mother of seven children and author of The About.com Guide to Having a Baby, Guarantee the Sex of Your Baby, The About.com Guide to Baby Care, The Everything New Mother's First Year, The EverythingPregnancy Fitness Book, and The Everything Getting Pregnant Book. She has lectured on pregnancy, childbirth, parenting, and related topics to doctors, midwives, nurses, childbirth educators, doulas (professional pregnancy/labor coaches). She has written for numerous publications including Newsweek, Working Mother, the New York Times, Yahoo Internet Life, and American Baby. She lives in Kentucky.

Technical Reviewer: Mary E. Muscari, Ph.D., R.N., is a specialist in child health, mental health, and forensics. She has more than thirty years of experience working with children and teens. She has written or coauthored more than 100 publications, including Not My Kid: 21 Steps to Raising a Nonviolent Child, Not My Kid 2: Protecting Your Children from the 21 Threats of the 21st Century, and Let Kids be Kids: Rescuing Childhood. She lives in Hawley, PA.

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