Why do teenagers behave as they do and how, as a parent, can you help them through the struggles of teenagehood and still maintain a good relationship with them? Two psychologists and a youth officer team up to help show parents how best to deal with problems from school bullying to drugs, via sex, eating disorders and more mundane questions such as how to get a conversation out of them. This book is the perfect complement to "How Teenagers Think".
Dr Sandi Mann is Senior Lecturer in Occupational Psychology. She is an expert on teenage issues and has a Masters Degree in Adolescent Psychology Dr Paul Seager is Senior Lecturer in Social Psychology. He is an expert in psychological issues such as interpersonal attraction, aggression, social influence and group dynamics. Jonny Wineberg is Deputy Principal Youth Officer for Manchester City Council. He runs training on many issues including bullying, eating disorders, drug awareness and communication skills
1. Who is this creature I've spawned? 2. Helping your teen become their own person 3. How to talk when they only grunt 4. Tears and tantrums 5. School days - happiest days of their lives? 6. Bullies and the bullied 7. Sex, lies and puberty 8. Family relationships 9. 9/11 and other worries and fears 10. Drugs, eating disorders and other worries that keep you awake at night
Dr. Sandi Mann, Dr. Paul Seager, Jonny Wineberg
How to Have a Teenager and Stay Sane
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