Helping Your Struggling Teenager: A Parenting Handbook on Thirty-Six Common ProblemsDe (autor) Les Parrott
en Limba Engleză Paperback – 14 Dec 2000
Helping Your Struggling Teenager gives you the practical information you need as a parent on thirty-six common, critical concerns your child may face. From drug and alcohol abuse to parental divorce and premarital sex, professional Christian counselor Les Parrott gives you essential insights not only on specific issues, but also on how to offer effective help as a parent. Topics are arranged in alphabetical order. Each chapter sheds light on several vital questions:
- What does the specific struggle look like?
- Why did it happen?
- How can a counselor help?
- When should a counselor consult another professional,
- Where can he or she find additional resources?
Table of ContentsAcknowledgmentsHow to Use This BookPart One: Effective Helping1.Adolescence: A Struggle for Identity2.Characteristics of Effective Helping: A Self-Inventory3.The Heart of Helping4.Common Pitfalls in Helping Adolescents5.A Parent’s Guide to Professional HelpPart Two: The Struggles of AdolescentsAbuseAngerAnxietyCohabitationDepressionDrugs and AlcoholEating DisordersForgivenessGod’s WillGriefGuiltHomosexualityInferiorityInternet and Computer Game AddictionLonelinessMasturbationObesityObsessions and CompulsionsOveractivity and Work StressPanic AttacksParental DivorceParentsPeer PressurePhobiasPornographyPromiscuity and Premarital SexRage, Violence, and GunfireSchizophreniaSchoolworkShynessSiblingsSleep DisturbanceSpiritual DoubtStutteringSuicideVictims of ViolenceBiblical Guidance for Struggling TeenagersHelpful Web SitesIndex