How to Raise Your Adult Children: Because Big Kids Have Even Bigger Problems

How to Raise Your Adult Children: Because Big Kids Have Even Bigger Problems

by Gail Parent, Susan Ende
     
 

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A funny and practical guide to parenting "grown" children.

Today's "kids" are taking longer to move out, tend to marry later, and are baffling their parents with issues far beyond the expertise of Spock or Ferber.

In this irreverent yet essential guide, a bestselling writer and a psychotherapist- both of whom have adult children-team up to provide

Overview

A funny and practical guide to parenting "grown" children.

Today's "kids" are taking longer to move out, tend to marry later, and are baffling their parents with issues far beyond the expertise of Spock or Ferber.

In this irreverent yet essential guide, a bestselling writer and a psychotherapist- both of whom have adult children-team up to provide witty and insightful advice for the millions who need help handling a range of perilous and very adult situations, including

? how to get a couch potato out of the house
• when to not pay for a child's wedding
• what to say about your kids' own parenting methods
• and much, much more

Editorial Reviews

Library Journal
★ 12/01/2013
Parent and Ende combine just the right amount of solid psychology and witty comedy, making this guide easy to digest.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781594630699
Publisher:
Penguin Publishing Group
Publication date:
08/05/2010
Pages:
304
Product dimensions:
6.58(w) x 11.28(h) x 1.13(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

Meet the Author

Susan Ende, M.F.T, is a psychotherapist and has taught at the California Institute of Technology, Pepperdine University, and California State University at Los Angeles.

Gail Parent is an Emmy Award-winning writer and producer and the bestselling author of Sheila Levine Is Dead and Living in New York.

Karen White has been narrating audiobooks since 1999, with more than two hundred to her credit. Honored to be included in AudioFile's Best Voices and Speaking of Audiobooks's Best Romance Audio 2012 and 2013, she is also an Audie Award finalist and has earned multiple AudioFile Earphones Awards.

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