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Your Defiant Teen: 10 Steps to Resolve Conflict and Rebuild Your Relationship 2ed

Many tens of thousands of parents have turned to this book for guidance, support, concrete strategies, and practical tools for addressing serious teen behaviour problems. By following the authors' clinically proven 10-step program, parents can re-establish their authority and end the perpetual battle of wills—while also promoting teens' growing independence. Numerous realistic examples illustrate how to identify and enforce nonnegotiable rules; use rewards and incentives that work; build trust; and communicate and problem-solve effectively, even in the heat of the moment. The updated second edition incorporates new scientific research on why some teens have more problems with self-control than others. Parents will appreciate the upbeat, empathic tone. Helpful forms and worksheets are included; purchasers get access to a Web page where they can download and print these materials in a convenient 8 1/2'' x 11'' size.

Key Points:

  • The authoritative work, now with updated research and a positive, affirming tone that will appeal to frazzled parents.
  • Barkley is an internationally known, bestselling author who presents his work widely and is frequently cited in the media.
  • Coaches parents to build their own problem-solving skills, plus provides practical, doable strategies and tips for improving teen behaviour.
  • Online supplement: purchasers will be able to download and print the worksheets and checklists.

 Audience:

Parents who wish to make lasting changes in their 13- to 19-year-old's behaviour; also of interest to mental health professionals.

Your Defiant Teen: 10 Steps to Resolve Conflict and Rebuild Your Relationship 2ed

Author: Russell A Barkley and Arthur L

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