Child Psychology
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Freeing Your Child from Anxiety: Powerful, Practical Strategies to Overcome Your Child's Fears, Phobias, and Worries
Freeing Your Child from Anxiety
Powerful, Practical Strategies to Overcome Your Child's Fears, Phobias, and Worries
Paperback      ISBN: 0767914929
Citing a significant rise in child anxiety since the September 11 attacks, a guide for parents offers strategies on how to help a child manage stress, sharing insights into the mechanics of anxiety while urging readers to address worry as a solvable problem. Original.
Healthy Sleep Habits, Happy Child
Healthy Sleep Habits, Happy Child
Paperback      ISBN: 0449004023
A leading pediatrician outlines his groundbreaking, step-by-step program to help parents ensure a good night's sleep for their children by working with their natural sleep cycles, in a completely revised and expanded edition of his best-seller. Original.
The Defining Decade: Why Your Twenties Matter and How to Make the Most of Them Now
The Defining Decade
Why Your Twenties Matter and How to Make the Most of Them Now
Paperback      ISBN: 0446561754
A clinical psychologist describes why she believes the years between ages 20-29 can be the most defining decade of adulthood and offers tips on making the most of work and relationships during this still-formative time in a person's life. 35,000 first printing.
The Burn Journals
The Burn Journals
Paperback      ISBN: 1400096421
Brent Runyon was fourteen years old when he set himself on fire, and an intense retelling of that suicide attempt followed by a year of physical and psychological recovery conveys with a terrible clarity what it means to want to commit suicide. Reader's Guide available. Reprint. 35,000 first printing.
Staying Connected to Your Teenager: How to Keep Them Talking to You and How to Hear What They're Really Saying
Staying Connected to Your Teenager
How to Keep Them Talking to You and How to Hear What They're Really Saying
Paperback      ISBN: 0738208450
Explains how teenagers contain the qualities of both regressed children and emergent adults, urging parents to see beyond teenage stereotypes while offering strategies on a parent's changing roles and encouraging responsible behavior.
Being Adolescent: Conflict and Growth in the Teenage Years
Being Adolescent
Conflict and Growth in the Teenage Years
Paperback      ISBN: 0465006450
"To find out what teenagers’ lives are like, two psychologists gave beepers to seventy-five adolescents, signaled them at random, and asked them to record their thoughts and feelings as they sat in cla"
A Mind at a Time: America's Top Learning Expert Shows How Every Child Can Succeed
A Mind at a Time
America's Top Learning Expert Shows How Every Child Can Succeed
Paperback      ISBN: 0743202236
A professor of pediatrics reveals the many modes of learning and arms parents and teachers with the knowledge they need to help children prosper in a school environment.
Thou Shalt Not Be Aware: Society's Betrayal of the Child
Thou Shalt Not Be Aware
Society's Betrayal of the Child
Hardcover      ISBN: 0374276463
An eminent psychoanalyst examines the incidence, circumstances, and personal and social consequences of the sexual and physical abuse of society's children, reevaluating society's traditional, customary tendency to blame the victims
Claiming Your Place at the Fire: Living the Second Half of Your Life on Purpose
Claiming Your Place at the Fire
Living the Second Half of Your Life on Purpose
Paperback      ISBN: 1576752976
People who have turned fifty, known as new elders in this book, are invited to ask four questions to describe how they can rekindle the good life and share it with others. Original.
The Moral Intelligence of Children: How to Raise a Moral Child
The Moral Intelligence of Children
How to Raise a Moral Child
Paperback      ISBN: 0452279372
An enlightening approach to the ways and reasons why children blossom into moral adults--or, in some cases, the opposite--offers case studies, discussions with parents, interviews with children, and visits to classrooms and nurseries, in an essential guide for parents. Reprint.