Boundaries With Teens by John Townsend

Genre : Religion
Editor : Zondervan
Release : 2009-05-18
ISBN-13 : 9780310565673
Hardcover : 288 Pages


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The teen years—relationships, peer pressure, school, dating, character. To help teenagers grow into healthy adults, parents and youth workers need to teach them how to take responsibility for their behavior, their values, and their lives. The coauthor of the Gold Medallion Award-winning book Boundaries and the father of two teenage boys brings his biblically based principles to bear on the challenging task of the teen years, showing parents:How to bring control to an out-of-control family lifeHow to set limits and still be loving parentsHow to define legitimate boundaries for the familyHow to instill in teens a godly characterIn this exciting new book, Dr. Townsend gives important keys for establishing healthy boundaries—the bedrock of good relationships, maturity, safety, and growth for teens and the adults in their lives. The book offers help in raising your teens to take responsibility for their actions, attitudes, and emotions.

Boundaries by Val J. Peter

Genre : Education
Editor : Boys Town Press
Release : 2000-01-01
ISBN-13 : 1889322903
Hardcover : 113 Pages


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This book invites teens to examine their lives and relationships within a religious context. It begins by helping you define what physical, emotional, spiritual, and sexual boundaries are. Stories of other teens illustrate how personal space and feelings can be either respected or violated in relationships with others. The book's journal format encourages you to reflect on and record feelings about your own relationships. Do people respect your boundaries? Has anyone ever made you feel uncomfortable in some way? Have you ever felt manipulated, intimidated, or mistreated by someone you regarded as a friend? How can you get a friendship that has gone wrong back on track? Use Boundaries: A Guide for Teens to help assess your relationships with family, friends, classmates, and God. Learn how to build close and satisfying friendships while guarding against being used or abused by others. Learn what it takes for you to be a good friend in return.

Parents Teens And Boundaries by Jane Bluestein

Genre : Family & Relationships
Editor : Health Communications Incorporated
Release : 1993-12-01
ISBN-13 : 1558742794
Hardcover : 200 Pages


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How you set boundaries with your teens is among the most important aspects of your parent-child relationship. Unfortunately, this ability does not come automatically with parenthood. Here Jane Bluestein, a former teacher and counselor, looks at 20 relationship-building techniques all parents can use to set limits with their teens. You'll learn the essential arts of loving, motivating, accepting, negotiating, respecting, acknowledging, communicating, supporting, empowering, trusting . . . and much more. These practical strategies for boundary setting will enable you to avoid conflict, resolve problems and establish a foundation of mutual love and respect. As a result of learning to set healthy boundaries, you may actually begin to enjoy your children's teen years!

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Editor : Independently Published
Release : 2020-08-21
ISBN-13 : 9798677244520
Hardcover : 40 Pages


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Are you a parent to a teen or preteen and are concerned about their welfare and how you can navigate the complicated world of disciplining them? Are you scared that you might end up losing your kids to behaviors that you don't condone, yet you cannot seem to get control of the situation and steer them in the direction you wish them to take? Are you just feeling ill-equipped to handle your growing children and are looking for a comprehensive guide that will break the topic in a language that you will find easy to follow and apply so that you steer your kids in the right direction without feeling helpless? If you've answered YES, keep reading... You Are About To Discover Exactly How To Parent Teens, Take Charge Of The Situation And Not Feel As Lost In The Maze Called Parenting Teens! It is estimated that every 24 hours, 15,006 teens use drugs for the first time, 3,506 run away from home, 2,795 teenage girls get pregnant, and 1,439 teens attempt suicide. These are disheartening statistics to look at, but they are the reality on the ground in America today. By virtue that you are here, it means you don't want your child to be part of this sad statistic and wish to take charge of the situation. Perhaps the reason you are here is that you've seen some tale-tell signs of trouble and wish to understand how to put proper boundaries as you parent them to guide your teenage son or daughter into adulthood. Perhaps you are wondering... Why do teens behave the way they do - are they just being difficult to prove a point? How can I understand the psychology of my teenage son or daughter so that I work backward to set boundaries that actually work? What kind of boundaries work for teens, and what doesn't? Are there things you may be doing that may be making things harder for you? If you have these and other related questions, this book is for you, so keep reading as it covers the ins and outs of parenting teens the right way, setting boundaries that work and more. More precisely, you will learn: Why letting your teenager experience some pain could be the one thing that could keep him/her out of trouble and how to expose them to pain the right way How a no could help your son or daughter to transition into adulthood unscathed and with the right habits that they will be proud of, including how exactly to use no the right way How not giving kids chores at home could be working against you and what to do instead How to use timeouts and taking away privileges the right way without having counterproductive effects How to leverage the power of rewards and punishments in a loving way without losing your child How you could optimize your teenage child's environment to enable them to transition into adulthood smoothly The right way to talk to your teenage son or daughter to ensure you drive your points home, without them shutting you off or stonewalling And much more! Yes, even if you feel clueless and completely ill-equipped to navigate the world of parenting that you've found yourself in because of all the behavioral changes that are going on in your teenage child, this book will equip you with the dos and don'ts to give the much-needed confidence! Don't wait... Scroll up and click Buy Now With 1-Click or Buy Now to get started!

Have A New Teenager By Friday by Dr. Kevin Leman

Genre : Family & Relationships
Editor : Baker Books
Release : 2011-09-01
ISBN-13 : 9781441233998
Hardcover : 304 Pages


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Parents may survive the terrible twos and the first years of school all right, but the teenage years bring entirely new and alien creatures. So, parents have a choice: either send that teenager to boarding school and visit him when he reaches normalcy again (in about ten years) or choose to experience the best, most fun years of life--together! The secret is in how the parental cards are played. With his signature wit and commonsense psychology, internationally recognized family expert and New York Times bestselling author Dr. Kevin Leman helps parents communicate with the "whatever" generation establish healthy boundaries and workable guidelines gain respect--even admiration--from their teenager turn selfish behavior around navigate the critical years with confidence pack their teenager's bags with what they need for life now and in the future become the major difference maker in their teenager's life Teenagers can successfully face the many temptations of adolescence and grow up to be great adults. And parents, Dr. Leman says, are the ones who can make all the difference, because they count far more in their teenager's life than they'll ever know . . . even if their teenager won't admit it (at least until she's in college and wants to know how to do the laundry).

Boundaries With Kids by Henry Cloud

Genre : Family & Relationships
Editor : Zondervan
Release : 1998
ISBN-13 : 9780310200352
Hardcover : 223 Pages


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Discusses the creation of healthy boundries and reinforced consequences to help children develop a sense of accountability for their own lives.

Peaceful Parent Happy Kids by Laura Markham

Genre : Family & Relationships
Editor : Penguin
Release : 2012-11-27
ISBN-13 : 9781101613627
Hardcover : 304 Pages


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A groundbreaking guide to raising responsible, capable, happy kids Based on the latest research on brain development and extensive clinical experience with parents, Dr. Laura Markham’s approach is as simple as it is effective. Her message: Fostering emotional connection with your child creates real and lasting change. When you have that vital connection, you don’t need to threaten, nag, plead, bribe—or even punish. This remarkable guide will help parents better understand their own emotions—and get them in check—so they can parent with healthy limits, empathy, and clear communication to raise a self-disciplined child. Step-by-step examples give solutions and kid-tested phrasing for parents of toddlers right through the elementary years. If you’re tired of power struggles, tantrums, and searching for the right “consequence,” look no further. You’re about to discover the practical tools you need to transform your parenting in a positive, proven way.

Genre : Family & Relationships
Editor : Harper Collins
Release : 2012-05-08
ISBN-13 : 9781443403016
Hardcover : 320 Pages


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Teenagers are unique beings, requiring a whole new parenting approach. Dr. Karyn Gordon, or “dk” as teens call her, knows that approach and has been coaching adolescents and parents for over a decade. She’s a high-demand speaker, an expert on The Mom Show and the go-to teen parenting source for Canadian media. Using her dynamic, pragmatic advice and experience, Dr. Karyn cracks the mysterious code that defines teen behaviour. A book that stands alone amid other parenting guides, Dr. Karyn’s Guide to the Teen Years is firmly based on what teens actually think, feel and do. Gordon explains the recent research that shows the teen brain is actually different and reveals how this difference radically affects adolescent—and parent—behaviours. Her PARENT keys, seen below, will unlock the secret to a happier, healthier parent–teen relationship. Picture: the importance of thinking “big picture” and why parents have to understand what they are hoping to achieve with their teen Attitude: identifying a person’s overall attitude towards parenting and how one’s own upbringing and family principles shape it Respect: building a healthy sense of respect and self-esteem in your teenager Emotion: understanding your teen’s emotional brain—and your own Non-Verbal/Verbal Communication: 10 different communication styles and how they affect your relationship Teach: how to teach responsibility and develop a balanced structure that reflects your family values Throughout the book, Gordon advises on central issues, including depression and mental illness, substance abuse, sex and sexual orientation, privacy and independence, friends and peer pressure, trouble with the law, learning styles and school choices, bullying and violence, and step-parenting. Interspersed with case studies and revealing quotes from teens, Dr. Karyn’s Guide to the Teen Years is the guide all parents should read before their child’s 12th birthday. Dr. Karyn’s Guide to the Teen Years is for parents who: have trouble understanding or communicating with their teen worry their teen is unhappy feel they’re doing too much for their teen wish their teen would eat healthier, spend smarter or schedule better feel guilty when they say “no”

Boundaries Workbook by Henry Cloud

Genre : Religion
Editor : Zondervan
Release : 2018-02-27
ISBN-13 : 9780310352907
Hardcover : 240 Pages


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The New York Times bestselling book Boundaries has helped millions understand that being a loving Christian does not mean never saying no. This newly updated and expanded companion workbook provides practical exercises for setting boundaries in marriage, parenting, business, and friendships in a digital age. Following the newly updated and expanded edition of Boundaries chapter-by-chapter, this interactive workbook helps you look at specific relationships in your own life. With those situations in mind, you can ask and answer: Why do I feel guilty about setting clear boundaries? What if the boundaries I set hurt the other person? Is it difficult for me to hear no from others? What are examples of legitimate boundaries at work and home? How can I have good boundaries online? How can I stay connected while still setting boundaries with my phone? In what ways do I need to set better boundaries with social media? Boundaries Workbook gives a biblical foundation and practical tools for helping others respect your boundaries—whether you are not responding to a text message immediately or saying no when someone asks you to volunteer for one more activity. Discover firsthand how good boundaries give you the freedom to live as the loving, generous, fulfilled person God created you to be.

Genre : Family & Relationships
Editor : Harmony
Release : 2011-08-03
ISBN-13 : 9780307559586
Hardcover : 288 Pages


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In this fully revised and expanded second edition, Setting Limits author Robert MacKenzie is back with even more time-proven methods for dealing with misbehavior and creating positive, respectful, and rewarding relationships with children prone to acting out and disobedience. Disruptive misbehavior, constant power struggles, manipulative or aggressive behavior--the challenges facing parents and teachers of strong-willed children can seem overwhelming at times. That's why thousands of parents and educators have turned to the solutions in Setting Limits With Your Strong-Willed Child. This revised and expanded second edition offers the most up-to-date alternatives to punishment and permissiveness--moving beyond traditional methods that wear you down and get you nowhere, and zeroing in on what really works so parents can use their energy in more efficient and productive ways. With fully updated guidelines on parenting tools like "logical consequences," and examples drawn directly from the modern world that children deal with each day, this is an invaluable resource for anyone wondering how to effectively motivate strong-willed children and instill proper conduct. From the Trade Paperback edition.