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Teens Growing Up: Skills & Strategies

There is no greater time of personal flux and development than one’s teenage years! This new title brings together informative and helpful information about the myriad aspects of teenage life, to aid parents, guardians, practitioners, and teenagers themselves in this crucial time in their lives. Hundreds of essays take a deep dive into issues that contemporary teenagers are facing now, and offer tools and strategies to help deal with difficulties in school, at home, and in teenagers’ personal lives.

Here are just some of the issues and topics covered in this wide-ranging resource:

  • Anxiety and Depression
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Bullying
  • Eating Disorders
  • Environmentalism
  • Gender Identity
  • LGBTQ+ Issues
  • Money Management
  • Peer Pressure
  • Racism
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Tattoos and Piercings
  • Time Management
  • Attention-Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
  • Body Dysmorphic Disorder
  • Drug and Alcohol Use and Misuse
  • Educations and Studies
  • Family Dynamics
  • Grief and Coping
  • Mental Health
  • Nutrition
  • Physical Health
  • Sex and Relationships
  • Social Media
  • Teen Parenting
  • and More!

All essays are written by experts in their fields, and start with a list of relevant issues and significance of the topic. Helpful subheads, photographs, and charts punctuate the essays, all of which end with an annotated list for Further Information. Teens Growing Up: Skills and Strategies is designed to help parents and teenagers alike find their way during this transitional time, from identifying the many complex issues that can arise, to putting solutions into place with the goal of guiding teens into adulthood.