Boundaries with Teens

Boundaries with Teens Author John Townsend
ISBN-10 9780310565673
Release 2009-05-18
Pages 288
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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.



Bonding with Your Teen through Boundaries Revised Edition

Bonding with Your Teen through Boundaries  Revised Edition Author June Hunt
ISBN-10 1433516284
Release 2010-08-04
Pages 256
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We provide our children with boundaries because we want to keep them safe and we want to teach them to make good decisions. While the boundaries themselves may change as our children grow older, the need for them does not. Parents need advice to navigate complex and difficult scenarios that may arise with their teen. June Hunt and Jody Capehart provide such advice in Bonding with Your Teen through Boundaries. Drawing on biblical principles, they show parents how to provide appropriate boundaries in four critical areas of a teen’s life: at home, at school, and in their personal and social lives. Each chapter opens with a real-life scenario followed by concrete advice on what to say and what disciplinary action, if any, to take with your teen. Practical and realistic in its tone, the book continually shows how discipline and boundaries are helpful catalysts for healthy bonding. This thoroughly revised and updated edition of Bonding with Your Teen includes new material that addresses the ever-increasing impact of technology on teenagers.



Boundaries

Boundaries Author Val J. Peter
ISBN-10 1889322903
Release 2000-01-01
Pages 113
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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.



Parenting Today s Teens

Parenting Today s Teens Author Mark Gregston
ISBN-10 9780736937634
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Parenting Today s Teens has been writing in one form or another for most of life. You can find so many inspiration from Parenting Today s Teens also informative, and entertaining. Click DOWNLOAD or Read Online button to get full Parenting Today s Teens book for free.



Parents Teens and Boundaries

Parents  Teens and Boundaries Author Jane Bluestein
ISBN-10 1558742794
Release 1993-12-01
Pages 200
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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!



Boundaries Line Between Right And Wrong

Boundaries  Line Between Right And Wrong Author Jeffery Dawson
ISBN-10 9781329837355
Release 2016-02-02
Pages 154
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This book is part of the Boundaries Series, including Boundaries with Teens, Boundaries at Work, and The Power of No! Are you a part of a "unhappy couple"? Do you need to set stronger personal boundaries? Are you and your partner in a vicious spiral of negativity? When you purchase Boundaries in Marriage: Line Between Right and Wrong, you'll learn how couples can take responsibility for and understand each other's boundaries. Through better communication, you can banish misunderstandings and learn to be more loving! When you read this book, you will: Learn where boundaries apply in a marriage. Understand the importance of "truth distance." Start enforcing reasonable consequences for boundary violations Develop appropriate sexual boundaries within your marriage Understand the boundaries of fidelity in marriage What boundaries are appropriate for today's new technology? How do you allow your partner to enjoy social media - without going too far?



The Teen centered Book Club

The Teen centered Book Club Author Bonnie Kunzel
ISBN-10 1591581931
Release 2006
Pages 211
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Describes thirteen types of book clubs that work well with teenagers in the library setting and suggests ideas for structuring the book club and creating publicity.



A Young Woman s Guide to Setting Boundaries

A Young Woman s Guide to Setting Boundaries Author Allison Bottke
ISBN-10 9780736956703
Release 2014-08-01
Pages 192
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The teen years, when you’re no longer a child but not yet an adult, can be hard. How do you deal with the stress of school, home life, boys, teen depression, peer pressure, and so much more? It’s never been easy to be a teen, but today’s world brings special challenges that require special skills. The good news is you can learn how to cope with all your stresses when you understand the power and freedom of setting healthy boundaries. You can experience God’s unconditional love and acceptance, and find the courage, confidence, and hope that will transform your teen years and become the foundation of your life for years to come. When you discover how to begin setting boundaries, you’ll be joining thousands of readers of all ages who have benefited by Allison’s popular Setting Boundaries® series.



Our Boundary

Our Boundary Author Olesnavage
ISBN-10 9781598589917
Release 2009-06
Pages 132
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In Our Boundary, Dr. John Olesnavage explains why healthy relationships require healthy boundaries, and why boundaries must be flexible and whole to operate effectively. Dr. Olesnavage shares his research results and two boundary conditions that impede a person's ability to achieve healthy and satisfying relationships. He gives detailed descriptions of boundaries stuck in self defeating coping behavior and boundaries torn by trauma and loss. Dr. Olesnavage introduces Boundarytime, a therapeutic approach that repairs boundary holes and restores flexibility to boundaries that are frozen. His work, explained with numerous case examples, unlocks the healing power of boundary and affirms its role as a force for change and connection. This book offers hope and strategies for repairing damaged boundaries in children and adults. One chapter is specifically devoted to boundary repair with teens, and another chapter addresses boundary repair with couples. JOHN OLESNAVAGE, PH.D., is a licensed psychologist and Clinical Director of Behavioral Health Services with Great Lakes Recovery Centers in Marquette, Michigan. With over 30 years of agency and private practice work with children, adults, and families, Dr. Olesnavage is passionate about therapy. In 1995 he began investigating the dynamic, connecting role of boundary in relationship. His discoveries and their clinical application form the basis for a therapeutic approach called Boundarytime. This approach facilitates boundary repair and transformation to authentic living.



Bold Parents Positive Teens

Bold Parents  Positive Teens Author Karen Dockrey
ISBN-10 9780307768988
Release 2011-03-30
Pages 224
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Your Teenagers Are Under Attack. Help Them Defend Themselves. The world presents an unflattering, one-sided picture of teenagers–rebellious, alienated, and hostile to adult guidance. Sadly, many Christian parents embrace this myth and refuse to provide the direction their teens hunger for. We want our sons and daughters to make godly choices, but we wrongly assume they have stopped listening to us. It’s hard to know how to lead our changeable and unpredictable teens–or if we should even try. Even well-meaning parents believe the myth that teens do best when they experiment with life and learn from their mistakes. No approach could be more destructive. The stormy years of adolescence are the worst time for parents to back off. This is the time when bad friends, unharnessed emotions, rebellion, and a long list of irreparable mistakes could ruin your teen’s life. More than ever, this is the time our sons and daughters need proactive and confident parents. Don’t Get Overwhelmed. Get Involved. No matter what your parenting history, Bold Parents, Positive Teens shows how you can get confidently back into the game–and stay there. Focusing on ten of the greatest challenges faced by teenagers today, this invaluable guidebook provides the clear direction and commonsense wisdom every parent needs to love and guide their teenagers while effectively addressing their teens’ deepest needs. From the Trade Paperback edition.



Choosing to Wait

Choosing to Wait Author Laura Gallier
ISBN-10 9780768497700
Release 2009-03-28
Pages 268
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This book goes beyond boundary setting, and instead empowers parents to cultivate convictions in their children so they can stand strong when faced with temptation. While other books focus on modifying a child's behavior, this book gives parents the power to ignite lasting character transformation in their kids. Parents are equipped to effectively convey truths through a healthy discipleship connection. Author and mother of three Laura Gallier focuses on three critical areas: Preparation, Application, and Motivation. She guides parents and children into a biblical understanding of the purposes and sacredness of sex within marriage as well as the realities of sexual sin. She also provides practical tools to assist parents in this sometimes awkward (but very crucial) life issue. Arm your kids today with emotional, spiritual, and physical ammunition that will keep them from making the wrong choices.



Blurring The Boundaries

Blurring The Boundaries Author Jack Levin
ISBN-10 9781135135133
Release 2013-02-11
Pages 152
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Over the decades, the lines separating young- middle-aged-, and older adults have blurred, as indicated by a broadening of the appropriate years for making life decisions. Not only are many people marrying later, but some are marrying earlier than ever. Overall, women giving birth later, but some are having children earlier in their lives. Older people are retiring later, but some are retiring at a younger age. The spread or variability (standard deviation) of age-based decisions has increased substantially, giving adults greater freedom from the traditional constraints of age. With these relaxed age norms has come a host of related social problems. The relaxation of age norms for adult decision-making has inadvertently blurred the boundaries between adults and teenagers, between teenagers and children. This generalization of the phenomenon throughout the life cycle is responsible for the adultification of childhood. Eight year old girls are, to an increasing extent, being treated as sexual objects; bullying peaks in the 6th grade; larger numbers of girls are having oral sex or sexual intercourse by the age of 15; the pregnancy rate for girls 13-15 is on the rise; we are in the process of dismantling the juvenile justice system in favor of adult forms of punishment; and more and more children are left without adult supervision in the afternoons, as though they were miniature adults who are capable of raising themselves. Jack Levin is the American Sociological Association’s 2009 Winner of the “Public Understanding of Sociology” Award. This short book communicates the power and importance of sociological thinking to major, worldwide social trends. Ideal for use in undergraduate courses such as introductory sociology, social problems, and social change as well as more advanced courses in population, or sociology of aging.



A 5 Is Against the Law Social Boundaries Straight Up An honest guide for teens and young adults

A 5 Is Against the Law  Social Boundaries  Straight Up  An honest guide for teens and young adults Author Kari Dunn Buron
ISBN-10 1931282358
Release 2007-01-01
Pages 47
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A guide to social interaction for autistic young people provides a five-point scale to help in determining what behavior is acceptable and gives examples of different behaviors and how they appear to others.



Prayer Changes Teens

Prayer Changes Teens Author Janet Holm McHenry
ISBN-10 9780307769008
Release 2011-01-05
Pages 208
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Give control back to God and get back to what you enjoy most–loving your teen. Parenting teenagers isn’t easy. No matter how much we love our kids and want to protect them, we cannot control them or their circumstances. But God is in control, and– particularly when we trust him–he can take care of our kids far better than we ever could. So what else can we do? We can pray. In fact, prayer should be our first response–because prayer is the most powerful tool at a parent’s disposal. That is what this book is about: releasing our teens to God’s control, learning to pray specifically and with confidence for their every need, and recovering the sense of humor that will help us face the situations that now cause us so much stress. This book includes: • lighthearted stories designed to help take the edge off of parenting your teenager • valuable insights on more than twenty areas of conflict you are likely to experience with your teen–from language, grades, and clothing to drugs, drinking, and smoking • specific prayer strategies to help you make a difference in your teen’s life • perspectives on the “hot” issues, from real teens • what the Bible has to say on each subject • tips from parenting experts • specific prayers to get you started • discussion starters to help open up dialogue with your teen Whether parents have never prayed for their teens, have prayed sporadically, or have prayed every day, now is the time to pray even more and in whole new ways–and Prayer Changes Teens will show them how. From the Trade Paperback edition.



Unmasking Sexual Con Games

Unmasking Sexual Con Games Author Kathleen M. McGee
ISBN-10 1889322547
Release 2003-01-01
Pages 199
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Using tactics like flattery, jealousy, and intimidation, an emotional groomer can manipulate teens into a sexual relationship that can have devastating physical and emotional consequences. Unmasking Sexual Con Games is a proven curriculum you can use to teach young people how to distinguish between unhealthy and healthy relationships.



Repair for Teens

Repair for Teens Author Margie McKinnon
ISBN-10 9781615991266
Release 2012
Pages 120
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This edition recognizes the unique issues confronting adolescent abuse survivors including peer pressure, difficulties with school, acting out, the urge to self-soothe with cutting or unhealthy eating behaviors, running away, and the possibility of living with an abuser in the family.



Boundaries

Boundaries Author Lisa Guest
ISBN-10 0310223628
Release 1999-01-29
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Do you have trouble saying no? Can you set limits and still be a loving person? Are you in control of you life? What are legitimate boundaries? Do people take advantage of you? Dr. Henry Cloud and Dr. John Townsend offer biblically based answers to these tough questions as they show us how to set healthy boundaries with our parents, our spouses, our children, our friends, our coworkers, and even ourselves. This compelling, nine-part video resources helps us define and maintain the clear personal boundaries that are essential to a healthy and balanced Christian life. Applying the proven 'group-interactive' format designed to enhance participation and learning among small-group members, Boundaries helps us discover the impact of boundaries on all are of our lives. It shows us: - How to know where our responsibilities begin and end - How to be free to choose the right things for ourselves in the light of God's will - How to say no to irresponsible or controlling people - How to say yes for the right reasons - How to deal with guilt and the fear of losing love -- With brief video dramatizations and discussion jump-starts by Drs. Cloud and Townsend, the Boundaries Zondervan Group Resource provides everything that's needed to successfully conduct nine lively, life-changing small-group sessions. The Boundaries Resource Kit includes: 1 94-minute video 1 Leader's Guide* 1 Participant's Guide 1 Boundaries hardcover book Boundaries interactive sessions include: - What is a boundary - understanding Boundaries - The Laws of Boundaries, Part I - The Law of Boundaries, Part II - Myths About Boundaries - Boundary Conflicts, Part I - Boundary Conflict, Part II - Boundary Successes, Part I - Boundary Successes, Part II9 sessions; 1 94-minute video.