Bettie B. Youngs, Ph.D. and Jennifer Leigh Youngs have worked with hundreds of teens of various ages and backgrounds to get to the heart of real-life teen issues. This latest offering reflects what teens tell them is the staple of life-making, keeping and coping with friends finding someone special then dealing with makeups and breakups; and sorting through control issues with their parents. More and more, teens are concerned about friends facing a health crisis (such as AIDS or eating disorders), having a serious alcohol or drug problem, and how to help their parents with their problems. Taste Berries for Teens 3 addresses these growing concerns through a combination of stories expressing teens' thoughts and the compassionate wisdom of Bettie and Jennifer Youngs.
Taste Berries for Teens 3 lightens things up with a new chapter chockful of little-known trivia that teens will find fascinating and fun and wraps up with a section called "Ask Dr. Youngs," where Bettie answers the most common questions she gets from teens in the areas of self-improvement, friendship, love and sex, grieving, rumors, harassment and parents. Her responses reveal her love for teens by providing real solutions and encouraging teens to talk to their parents or important adults.
This collection of stories and advice is inspiring, honest and compelling, and will support teens as they progress on their life journeys. Taste Berries for Teens 3 is sure to be the next big success in this extraordinary teen series.
|Publisher:||Health Communications, Incorporated|
|Series:||Taste Berries for Teens Series , #3|
|Product dimensions:||5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x (d)|
|Age Range:||13 - 17 Years|
About the Author
Bettie B. Youngs, Ph.D., Ed.D. and her daughter, Jennifer Leigh Youngs, coauthored four prior Taste Berries for Teens runaway best-sellers. Bettie has appeared frequently on CNN, NBC Nightly News and Oprah. Her acclaimed books include Safeguarding Your Teenager from the Dragons of Life; the Pulitzer Prize-nominated Gifts of the Heart; and the award-winning Values from the Heartland. Jennifer is a speaker and workshop presenter for teens and parents nationwide. She is also the author of Feeling Great, Looking Hot and Loving Yourself! and Goal-Setting Skills for Young Adults.
Most Helpful Customer Reviews
This seems to be a great abswer to modt teenagers issues and concerns. As a therapist for famiilies, i canuse this book in my youth groups. My depressed and anxious clients can read this to hrlp with theit self esteem issues. Great book!
Tis book helped me through alot of mt pribkems and i really needed it. You would love it! It helps with love, parents, frends, school,and just about everything else!! The best part is that it is written by teens for teens. It really helped me with a boyfriend i had who was controlling and i was scared to get out of that relationship. It really helped me realize that im nit the only ine and someone does love me. I know now how many other people this book helped. I just want to say thank you to bettie b. Youngs and jennifer leigh youngs for coming up with the best book ever!! :)