The Age Between: Adolescence and Therapy

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The Age Between presents a rational and comprehensive approach to the problems that adolescents have in our society. Dr. Derek Miller provides the needed therapeutic and social skills to help these individuals move into maturity. Miller explains that it is not enough to understand the child-rearing and maturational processes that affect the adolescent; it is equally important to recognize and appreciate the nature and structure of social organizations in which they function, particularly the school environment, ...
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Overview

The Age Between presents a rational and comprehensive approach to the problems that adolescents have in our society. Dr. Derek Miller provides the needed therapeutic and social skills to help these individuals move into maturity. Miller explains that it is not enough to understand the child-rearing and maturational processes that affect the adolescent; it is equally important to recognize and appreciate the nature and structure of social organizations in which they function, particularly the school environment, including teacher-student and peer relationships.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781568217321
  • Publisher: Aronson, Jason Inc.
  • Publication date: 11/1/1995
  • Pages: 460
  • Product dimensions: 6.44 (w) x 8.20 (h) x 1.19 (d)

Table of Contents

Preface
1 Early Adolescence 3
2 The Life Space of Early Adolescents 23
3 The Middle Stage 43
4 The Life Space of Middle-Stage Adolescents 53
5 The Later Years of Adolescence 71
6 Youth, Society, and the Family 87
7 The World of School 109
8 School Integration: Familial, Racial, and Sexual 127
9 Conformity, Alienation, and Violence 153
10 The Etiology of Adolescent Stress 167
11 Aggression and Violence in Adolescence 181
12 Regression in Adolescence 203
13 Psychological Disturbances of Adolescence and Their Treatment 227
14 Social Organizations and the Treatment of Disturbed Adolescents 259
15 Principles of Adolescent Therapy 277
16 The Treatment of Disturbances Produced by Death and Divorce 309
17 Adolescent Sexuality and Its Disturbances 327
18 Drug and Alcohol Abuse in Adolescence 357
19 The Treatment of Drug Abuse 387
20 The Treatment of Delinquency 409
Index 431
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