Parenting at the Speed of Teens: Positive Tips on Everyday Issues

Parenting at the Speed of Teens: Positive Tips on Everyday Issues

by Renie Howard
     
 

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Parenting at the Speed of Teens is a practical, easy-to-use guide that offers positive, commonsense strategies for dealing with both the everyday issues of parenting teenagers�junk food, the Internet, stress, jobs, friends, and other serious issues teens may encounter�depression, divorce, racism, substance abuse. It illustrates how the See more details below

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Parenting at the Speed of Teens is a practical, easy-to-use guide that offers positive, commonsense strategies for dealing with both the everyday issues of parenting teenagers�junk food, the Internet, stress, jobs, friends, and other serious issues teens may encounter�depression, divorce, racism, substance abuse. It illustrates how the daily "little things" such as talking one-on-one, setting boundaries, offering guidance, and modeling positive behavior make a big difference in helping a teenager be successful during these challenging, exciting years of adolescence.

The book is written around common parent issues, questions, and frustrations. Parents will relate to the real-life dilemmas addressed in chapters on Home and Family, School, Friends and Peers, Work, Image, and Special Issues. Parents will find comfort and reassurance in the assets-based parenting perspective and advice.

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Parenting At The Speed Of Teens: Positive Tips On Everyday Issues is a quick-reference and lookup guide packed with tips, tricks, and techniques for parents to better understand and give guidance to often rebellious teenagers. From steering youngsters away from junk food toward healthier eating habits, to promoting safety while one's teens date and dealing with dilemmas of sexuality, to the importance of positive communication and establishing boundaries, and much more, Parenting At The Speed Of Teens is extremely practical, useful, and down-to-earth with advice that is easy to absorb and learn from. Highly recommended for parents and guardians of teenagers everywhere.
Midwest Book Review

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781574824483
Publisher:
Search Institute Press
Publication date:
05/01/2004
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
134
File size:
1 MB

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