Boundaries with teens [electronic resource] : when to say yes, how to say no / John Townsend.
By: Townsend, John Sims.
Contributor(s): Zondervan Corporation.Material type: SoundPublisher: [Grand Rapids, Mich.] : Zondervan, 2006ISBN: 9780310269076 (sound recording : OverDrive Audio Book); 0310269075 (sound recording : OverDrive Audio Book).Subject(s): Parent and teenager -- Religious aspects -- Christianity | Child rearing -- Religious aspects -- Christianity | Parenting -- Religious aspects -- Christianity | Teenagers -- Conduct of lifeGenre/Form: Audiobooks.Additional physical formats: No titleDDC classification: 248.8/45 Online resources: Click here to access title or place hold | Excerpt Click here to listen to an excerpt of this title
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In 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.
Revisit your own adolescence -- Be a boundary -- Get connected -- Face your guilt and fear -- Be united in your parenting -- Be an integrated parent -- For single parents -- For stepparents -- Adolescence : the last step before adulthood -- A period of tremendous change -- Teens think differently -- Separating from parents -- From earthly to eternal parent -- Understanding the differences between boys and girls -- The influence of culture -- Dig beneath your teen's problem -- Use the four anchors of boundary setting -- Don't get derailed -- Consequences 101 -- Academic problems -- Aggressive behavior -- Alcohol, drugs, and dependencies -- Argumentativeness -- Breaking agreements -- Chores -- Clothing -- Curfew violations -- Cutting and self-mutilation -- Deception and lying -- Defiance -- Detaching from the family in unhealthy ways -- Disrespect -- Driving and cars -- God and spirituality -- Ignoring parents -- Impulsive behavior -- Internet -- Money -- Moodiness -- Parties -- Peers -- Phone -- Runaways -- Sexual involvement -- Silence.