Wise Highs: How to Thrill, Chill, & Get Away from It All Without Alcohol or Other Drugs

Wise Highs: How to Thrill, Chill, & Get Away from It All Without Alcohol or Other Drugs

by Alex J. Packer, Jeff Tolbert
     
 

The best-selling author of How Rude!™ describes more than 150 ways to feel really, really good-naturally, safely, and creatively. From breathing and meditation to exercise and sports, gardening, music, and games, these are "highs" that can change teens' lives without leaving them dull, burned out, or hung over. Formerly titled HIGHS!

Overview


The best-selling author of How Rude!™ describes more than 150 ways to feel really, really good-naturally, safely, and creatively. From breathing and meditation to exercise and sports, gardening, music, and games, these are "highs" that can change teens' lives without leaving them dull, burned out, or hung over. Formerly titled HIGHS! Includes updated resources.

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From the Publisher

ForeWord Book of the Year Bronze Award

“Children’s Choice” International Reading Association/Children’s Book Council

“Book of the Year” Independent Publisher Book Awards

National Parenting Publication Award (NAPPA)

NY Public Library “Book for the Teen Age”

ALA/YALSA Quick Pick

Read, America! Selection

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781575421988
Publisher:
Free Spirit Publishing, Inc.
Publication date:
02/15/2006
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
264
Product dimensions:
7.20(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.70(d)
Age Range:
13 Years

Meet the Author


Alex J. Packer received his Ph.D. in Educational and Developmental Psychology from Boston College and his master’s degree in education from Harvard. He has been Headmaster of an alternative school for 11- to 15-year-olds and Director of Education at the Capital Children’s Museum. He is currently President of FCD Educational Services, a Boston-based provider of drug education and substance abuse prevention services to schools worldwide. 

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