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Overcoming Trauma and Loss in Teens and Pre-Teens: A Parent's Guide
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 15,690. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood psychology
Children and Teenagers experience Trauma and Loss just like adults do. They just don't have the skills to deal with the trauma. This book explains the typical kinds of trauma and loss a child or teen experiences, and how a parent can help their child handle the trauma. Many resources are quoted in this book, along with tips for parents, and what things to look for in a child who is suffering.
Teenagers and Parents: 10 Steps for a Better Relationship
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 58,420. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2014 by Summit Crossroads Press. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Developmental / adolescent
This sensible, practical and readable guide for parents of teenagers offers friendly, usable advice on every page. The 10 steps discuss and illustrate with dialogues and examples how to talk—and listen—to your teen, build social and school skills, respond to the games teens play, use alternatives to punishment, look for danger signs of drug and alcohol abuse, and protect your rights as a parent.
My Life With Autism: Two Book Combo
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 50,980. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
My Life with Autism is my journey through living life with Autism. At the age of 28 I've just learned that I also have Schizophrenia. Living with both of these interesting syndromes has made me a stronger person. In this book you will get two books combined into one. This book serves as a guide book for teaching social skills to children, teens, and young adults on the autism spectrum.
Autism: Social Thinking and Friendship
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 30,590. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Developmental / adolescent
"Context is King" is a quote by Dr. Peter Gerhardt a Behavior Analyst in the field of Autism. Understanding context is critical for social success. I spent several years trying to master certain social skills. I read books on the subject and even studied with people. You'll learn how Travis learned about social thinking strategies that helped him make friends. It's deeper than a social skill.
Perspectives on the Issue: Parents or Peers 14 Perspectives on the Issue
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 19,830. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Developmental / adolescent
Perspectives on the Issue Parents or Peers 14 Perspectives on the Issue discusses whether it is parents or peers possessing the greater effect on child development. This issue is not a new one yet hear it again from the perspectives of 14 different individuals adding their unique take to the issue.
Minha Filha e a Anorexia - Uma História SendoEscrita
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 32,090. Language: Portuguese. Published: March 31, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / nervous system (incl. brain)
Alice era uma menina feliz, de doze anos. De repente, algumas brincadeiras de amigos chamando-a de gorda, faz com que comece uma dieta e exercícios físicos. Porém isso tudo vira obsessão e um terrível transtorno psicológico. A anorexia surge fazendo com que perca muitos quilos em muito pouco tempo. O pior de tudo isso é que ã família não entende, inicialmente, que se trata de anorexia.