Katherine Gordy Levine

Biography

If the title of professional parent were ever permitted, it would be due to the author, Katherine Gordy Levine. Mother, grandmother and foster parent to almost 400 troubled teens, she is also an accredited therapist, a Professor of Social Work at Columbia University, Director of mental health crisis programs for children, 30+ years of social work experience and 20+ years working as a professional speaker on parenting and emotional fitness topics.

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Books

When Good Kids Do Bad Things: A Survival Guide for Parents of Teenagers
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 91,810. Language: American English. Published: December 16, 2012 by MetaPlume. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Teens
Parenting a pre-teen or teen? Time to "Suck it up, Buttercup." There is no way around the fact that for some parents the teen years mean dealing with Good Kids Doing Bad Things. The bad ranges from those little lies, that one shoplifting episode, loving the wrong guy or gal, to a major problem with drinking and drugging, or suicidal depression.
When Good Kids Struggle In School
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,960. Language: American English. Published: November 21, 2012 by MetaPlume. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Teens
Think academic success matters most? Rubbish. The idea that school success equals life success is another myth, and one that pits parents against teens. When it comes to schoolwork, argues Katherine Gordy Levine, parents need to foster independence and stay focused on what really matters in life. Being kind, caring and mannerly are more then academic success when it comes to living a good life.
When Good Kids Get You In A Gotcha War
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Price: Free! Words: 8,280. Language: American English. Published: November 12, 2012 by MetaPlume. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Teens
No one can push your buttons like a teen out to win what Katherine Gordy Levine calls the Gotcha Wars. Most of the parent experts will preach sympathy for the teen. Not Katherine. She's on the side of the parents and finally knows how parents can step out of the battle and turn them into a win/win for all.

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