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Nonfiction » Parenting » Teens
Favorite Family Lecutres by Terry Paulson
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 13,240. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Life stages / adolescence, Nonfiction » Parenting » Teens
Sometimes the most important things in life are the hardest to talk about. Whether it's the keys to the car or the keys to life, this book helps parents and teens talk about the tough issues that matter most. This is a reassuring and practical book that helps teens and parents talk and laugh together about life's most important lessons.
Raising Teens in the 21st Century by James G Wellborn PhD
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 115,210. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Teens, Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood psychology
A one-stop resource with effective parenting strategies for raising happy, health, productive teens in the new millennium. Topics include everything from cell phones to spirituality, chores to curfews, grades to dating, videogames to family vacations, summer jobs to substance abuse, punishing to praising, arguing to negotiating, communicating to motivating.
Surviving Your Child's Adolescence by Jean Walbridge
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 46,290. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Teens, Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development
Parents have come to Jean's web site for years for insight into living with teens. Attitude, chores, grades, mood swings, lying, sex, drugs, power struggles: she covers it all while helping parents understand the whys underlying teen emotions and behavior (and their own). "Jean Walbridge has written an incredibly useful book for both clinicians and parents." --Constance Kintzler, LCSW, Chicago
How to Keep Your Teenager From Driving You Crazy: A Proven Program for Encouraging Responsibility, Enforcing Limits and Restoring Peace to Your Family by Dr. Paula Stone Bender
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 56,570. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2012 and represented by Dystel and Goderich Literary Management. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Teens, Nonfiction » Parenting » Reference
Your parent-teen relationship doesn't have to make you lose your mind. Dr. Paula Stone Bender's simple and proven methods encourage responsibility and positive attitudes in your teen. Dr. Bender shows you how to develop and implement a behavior contract that will improve your teen's behavior by setting clear expectations and providing structure to their lives.
The Juvenile Justice System; A Mother's Battle by Carla Fister
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 13,350. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Teens
This book speaks to parents who are caught between making their child accountable for their crimes while also protecting them from the mishaps and atrocities that too easily occur in the U.S. Juvenile Justice System. A Mother's Battle will take you through the process of making your voice heard in the court room. Learn what really goes on with many state programs that claim to be subsidized.
Positive Parenting Book: Everything You Need to Know to Have Happy and Well-Behaved Child by Dorothy Howard
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 15,600. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2012 by Tammy Thomas. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Reference, Nonfiction » Parenting » Teens
This is an in-depth book about the different trials and tribulations that each parent can encounter as they raise their children. You’ve probably encountered this situation before: You sit down to eat dinner and suddenly one of your lovely little darlings decides to throw a meatball at one of their siblings.
Que hacer para desarrollar la autoestima en adolescentes by Germain Duclos
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 15,080. Language: Spanish. Published: July 26, 2012 by LD Books - Lectorum. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Teens, Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development
Este libro responde a los cuestionamientos de los padres sobre la adolescencia, mostrandoles el camino para dotar de fuerza a sus hijos y conservar la confianza mutua que permitirá a sus hijos caminar por la vida en forma armoniosa.
Sooner or Later...You Will Get Caught by Kristi Porter
Price: Free! Words: 4,080. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Teens, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Family relationships
*Short/True Story* Kids often do things they know they shouldn't. And they all think they won't get caught. But this true story proves the adage - "It may not be today, it may not be tomorrow, but sooner or later....you WILL get caught." This fun read begins with a young girl, and her budding career in parental note forgery. Thirty years later, it comes back to haunt her in the most amusing way!
Wise Mothers - Raising Children in the Social Media Era by Sally Thibault
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 26,690. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Teens, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration
In an electronically connected world is it possible for parents to still raise children without being sabotaged by Social Media? What if Social Media became their masters? Now the author shows how it's possible to reconnect with our online teens and grow with Social Media. A great story told as only a Wise Mother can tell it that makes everything simple again.
Kids Suck by Linda Emma
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 54,410. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Teens
Kids Suck is quite the opposite of what its title suggests. Rather than badmouth the children in her life, the author offers some humorous and heartfelt episodes from her job as both a mother and a mentor. While Kids Suck may have been borne of parental frustration, it has been nurtured into a labor of love and a place where imperfect parents can turn to be to be assured that they are not alone.
How To Change Teenager's Behavior by Steven T. Griggs, Ph.D.
Price: $14.99 USD. Words: 21,680. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Teens, Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood psychology
I’ve been a practicing child psychologist for over twenty-seven years. I run into eight conditions or "issues" almost every day (addictions, anxiety, ADHD/learning disabilities, assertiveness, children’s behaviors, mood disorders, relationships and self-esteem). Teenager's behavior is a subset of children's behavior, and has it's own unique conditions. How to solve these is what I address...
How to be the Loving, Wise Parent You Want To Be...Even With Your Teenager! by Darryl Sollerh
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 26,100. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Teens
Leslie King, LCSW, and Darryl Sollerh offer a fresh, deeply compassionate yet practical approach that takes into consideration both the parent and a teen's point of view. Filled with examples, they guide moms and dads through the likely flashpoints for family conflicts, providing insights. "Sage advice for frustrated parents." -- Kirkus Reviews
You're Welcome to Date My Daughter IF... by J. Richard Lewis
Price: Free! Words: 23,490. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Teens, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Dating
R U a desperate dad, terrified that your daughter is growing up in an over-sexed world? Both a personal journey and a Bible Study dealing with sexuality as one of God's crowning gifts-- when preserved as the treasure of marriage. “Daughter...” is a fun and user-friendly tool for dads, pastors, youth leaders, and even daughters, a reminder that ALL our kids are hormone-crazed at some point...
LSD and Me by C.Y. Dillon
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,160. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Teens, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Counseling / career development
Many parents worry about their teens getting seduced by drug users who want to pay for their habit by dealing small quantities. It's a common social concern. The author offers this short segment of her memoirs separately to inform curious teens that LSD and other drugs are not all their hyped up to be, and that creativity is not dependent on drugs, but can actually be ruined by drugs.
Bring Your Teen Back From The Brink: Get Educated, Get Tough, and Get Help to Save Your Teen from Drugs - 2nd Edition by Will Wooton
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 66,030. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Teens, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Family health(5.00 from 1 review)
This 2nd Edition is a great first step for parents to increase effectiveness in dealing with teen drug use. Get a quick education in what you need to know to avoid emotional pitfalls, identify the behaviors of teen drug users, get factual information on drugs, get tough, and find professional help when you need it. Bring your teen back from the brink and restore health and peace to your family.
Raising Teens With Sexual Self-Control: A Parent's Survival Guide by Karen Kropf
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 52,950. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Teens, Nonfiction » Sex and Relationships » Sexual health
Surviving "hormone-hell" is the biggest challenge of parenting. But what most parents do to help their kids make sexual decisions is ineffective. Adolescents process information differently than adults. This book shows parents how teen brains work, and how to apply that information to help them navigate sexual decision-making.
Influencing Today’s Youth: Shaping the Behaviors, Expectations and Aspirations of Tomorrow’s Leaders by Danita Johnson Hughes, Ph.D
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 41,280. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2012 by Graham Publishing Group. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Teens, Nonfiction » Parenting » Absentee parents
As the world changes faster each day, so do our youth. Cell phones, email, texting, the Internet, and a host of other technologies make today’s kids smarter…and in some ways harder to guide toward good choices. It’s enough to make any adult throw up his or her hands in despair.
The Secrets of Really Good Parents of Teenagers by Susan Bailey
Price: $15.00 USD. Words: 23,140. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Teens
This book helps parents to deal with the everyday issues thrown at them by their teenagers. It provides practical advice and down-to-earth wisdom from many Australian parents who have already navigated the teenage years. Over thirty exceptional parents from throughout Australia were interviewed in the making of this book.
Trust Your Radar: Honest Advice for Teens and Young Adults from a Surgeon, Firefighter, Police Officer, Scuba Divemaster, Golfer, and Amateur Comedian by CB Brooks MD
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 93,690. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Teens, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / Success(5.00 from 4 reviews)
Updated for 2016. Avoid the major sand traps of life! Target audience: Ages 14 – 40 and parents. Trust Your Radar provides clear information and practical solutions, delivered with memorable, entertaining, and fun stories from the author's varied careers. "Distills everything young people need into one plain-spoken, fun to read format." Parents: You want your kids to know these things!
Possibility Parenting: 40 Ways of Working With and Parenting Teenagers by paul hackett
Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 15,030. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Teens
This book is intended to be of use to those who work with and parent teenagers. It describes methods and ideas that are useful in promoting possibility in parenting. Rather than being a parenting manual that tells you what to do at each turn this book starts from the principle that you are resourceful and can effect change. It contains numerous examples of how to create hope and possibility.