Be a Parent Not a Pal Pdf Book

Be a Parent Not a Pal

  • Author : Jeff Kemp
  • ISBN : 1921513489
  • Category : Family & Relationships
  • Publisher : Australian Academic Press
  • Pages : 132
  • Release Date : 2010

Parenting teenagers today is a tough challenge. It takes purpose, creativity, determination and patience and some practical advice from people who know what they are talking about. Combining a wealth of experience with research and academic training, Jeff has produced a highly-inspirational and practical book full of sage advice as well as dozens of real-life teen scenarios parents may face and action plans to deal with them.

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Passionate about her own family, and dedicated to the well-being of her clients, Dr., Maryann Rosenthal has written this book to help parents navigate those difficult years when children are simultaneously pulling away and in ... ...

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Today show's Michele Borba's cures for difficult childhood behaviors In this down-to-earth guide, parenting expert Michele Borba offers advice for dealing with children's difficult behavior and hot button issues including bit ... ...

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Suicide is a confronting topic. As a parent, it may represent the greatest fear for our family. Yet, for many, there is a misguided belief that talking about suicide with young people causes further distress. Research shows o ... ...

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Fatherhood is, by nature, the basis of every relationship with males in a persons life. For boys, a father is the hero through whom they learn about manhood. For girls, a father is the model of man they are going to look up t ... ...

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Changing Lives recounts the experiences of a dozen men on probation in Massachusetts who took classes for three months to read and talk about great works of literature. The men explored the writings of Malcolm X, Leo Tolstoy ... ...

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Let’s Get This Straight reaches out to young people with one or more gay, lesbian, bi, or trans parents to provide them with the tools to combat homophobia, take pride in their alternative family structures, and speak out a ... ...

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Part character study and part thriller, The People Downstairs Are Killers follows Darren Wallace from youth to adulthood from the early sixties to the early eighties in the near north side of Des Moines, Iowa. Though a gifted ... ...

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Fox News host and busy mother of eight E. D. Hill offers the antidote to permissive parenting by giving parents permission to be in charge. Instructional and conversational, I'm Not Your Friend, I'm Your Parent challenges par ... ...

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An encouraging guide to helping parents find more happiness in their day-to-day family life, from the former lead editor of the New York Times' Motherlode blog. In all the writing and reporting KJ Dell'Antonia has done on fam ... ...

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This collection of essays is the product of a series of seminars held at the University of Cambridge in 1998 under the auspices of the newly formed Cambridge Socio-Legal Group. The book presents an interdisciplinary explorati ... ...

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NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER The oldest cultures in the world have mastered the art of raising happy, well-adjusted children. What can we learn from them? “Hunt, Gather, Parent is full of smart ideas that I immediately wanted ... ...

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When children lose someone they love, they lose part of their very identity. Life, as they knew it, will never be quite the same. The world that once felt dependable and safe may suddenly seem a frightening, uncertain place, ... ...

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