Not My Child: A Progressive and Proactive Approach for Healing Addicted Teenagers and Their Families

Not My Child: A Progressive and Proactive Approach for Healing Addicted Teenagers and Their Families

by Frank Lawlis

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Not My Child: A Progressive and Proactive Approach for Healing Addicted Teenagers and Their Families by Frank Lawlis

Not My Child is an insightful, compassionate, and encouraging guide for families dealing with an addicted teen or child at risk of becoming addicted to alcohol or drugs. Psychologist and rehabilitation specialist Dr. Frank Lawlis, chairman of the Dr. Phil advisory board and consultant and frequent guest on the television show, offers: •Expert advice on detecting and understanding teen addiction •Information from the latest neuroscience research on the impact addiction has on the teen brain •Guidance, based on years of clinical experience, on what parents can do to help their child deal with depression, obsessive cravings, and relationships damaged by the addictionThis thoughtful and groundbreaking book details sound medical treatments, as well as alternative and spiritual methods for addressing a societal problem that has reached epidemic levels.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781401942106
Publisher: Hay House Inc.
Publication date: 11/26/2014
Pages: 240
Sales rank: 185,756
Product dimensions: 5.44(w) x 8.44(h) x 0.59(d)

About the Author

Dr. Frank Lawlis has focused on clinical and research methods exploring the mind-body relationship since 1968, when he received his Ph.D. in psychology with an emphasis in medical psychology and rehabilitation. Board-certified in both counseling psychology and clinical psychology, Dr. Lawlis co-founded the Lawlis Peavey PsychoNeuroPlasticity Center in Lewisville, Texas, and is currently also Director of Psychological and Neurological Plasticity Programs at the Origins Recovery Centers in South Padre Island, Texas. The principal content and oversight advisor of the Dr. Phil show, he makes regular TV appearances and has authored numerous books, including The ADD Answer, Mending the Broken Bond, and PTSD Breakthrough. Website: www.franklawlis.com

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Not My Child: A Progressive and Proactive Approach for Healing Addicted Teenagers and Their Families 3 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 2 reviews.
Shari4 More than 1 year ago
Not My Child is an amazing book. Written to help families heal from the trauma of having a drug addicted teen, this book really delivers. Addiction is not an easy thing to conquer – not for the person who is addicted, nor their families. This amazing book will help.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Save ur money I don't see wht dr phil was raving about found it useless.sad because I was looking for help for my son.