Teenagers Translated: How to Raise Happy Teens

Random House
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The teenage years are acknowledged to be the most testing stage of parenting – when well-mannered and obedient children can transform into rude and rebellious teens. However, parenting a teen doesn’t have to be a battle, and counsellors Janey Downshire and Naella Grew have developed a programme to help parents get the best out of the teenage years.

Their approach is positive and straightforward, providing simple strategies for nurturing better behaviour and providing a happy, supportive home environment.

The book will tackle:
- How to help teens feel supported and secure
- Strategies for improving communication
- Dealing with digital technology and media influences
- Ways to encourage self-confidence and independence
- Coping with challenging behaviour, attitudes and pastimes
- Plus: drinking, drugs, smoking, sex, porn, video games, bullying, peer pressure, loneliness and eating disorders

This book provides a positive, enthusiastic and inspiring approach to the teenage years, showing how parents can help their teens develop the skills they will need for a happy adult lives.

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About the author

Janey and Naella are both qualified counsellors who specialise in teenage development and emotional literacy. Together they run Teenagers Translated – a business focused on aiding and guiding both parents and adolescents through the teenage years. They run courses, workshops and talks over the UK to help people cope with teenage-related issues.
www.teenagerstranslated.co.uk

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Publisher
Random House
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Published on
May 8, 2014
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Pages
240
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ISBN
9781448177219
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Language
English
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Genres
Family & Relationships / Parenting / General
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This content is DRM protected.
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