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The Resource Why do they act that way? : a survival guide to the adolescent brain, for you and your teen, David Walsh, PhD ; with Erin Walsh, MA

Why do they act that way? : a survival guide to the adolescent brain, for you and your teen, David Walsh, PhD ; with Erin Walsh, MA

Label
Why do they act that way? : a survival guide to the adolescent brain, for you and your teen
Title
Why do they act that way?
Title remainder
a survival guide to the adolescent brain, for you and your teen
Statement of responsibility
David Walsh, PhD ; with Erin Walsh, MA
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Shares advice for parents on how to help children bolster their brain power while improving focus and attention, covering practical topics ranging from exercise and nutrition to sleep and play
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
155.5
Index
index present
LC call number
QP363.5
LC item number
.W356 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Why do they act that way? : a survival guide to the adolescent brain, for you and your teen, David Walsh, PhD ; with Erin Walsh, MA
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 293-307) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface to the second edition -- Making sense of adolescence -- A guided tour of their brain -- Why adolescents are impulsive -- Risky business : helping teens put on the brakes -- What we have here is a failure to communicate -- Stress and the teen brain -- Understanding male and female brains -- Love, sex, and the adolescent brain -- Monkey wrenches in the brain : alcohol, tobacco, and other drugs -- teens : media and technology -- Food, exercise, and the story behind tired teens -- When things go wrong in the brain : adolescent mental illness -- Friends, peers, and identity -- The importance of connection and guidance -- In conclusion
Control code
sky258350006
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
  • Second edition.
  • Atria Paperback edition.
Extent
viii, 324 pages
Isbn
9781476755571
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2013045413
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
nj 10/16
Label
Why do they act that way? : a survival guide to the adolescent brain, for you and your teen, David Walsh, PhD ; with Erin Walsh, MA
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 293-307) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface to the second edition -- Making sense of adolescence -- A guided tour of their brain -- Why adolescents are impulsive -- Risky business : helping teens put on the brakes -- What we have here is a failure to communicate -- Stress and the teen brain -- Understanding male and female brains -- Love, sex, and the adolescent brain -- Monkey wrenches in the brain : alcohol, tobacco, and other drugs -- teens : media and technology -- Food, exercise, and the story behind tired teens -- When things go wrong in the brain : adolescent mental illness -- Friends, peers, and identity -- The importance of connection and guidance -- In conclusion
Control code
sky258350006
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
  • Second edition.
  • Atria Paperback edition.
Extent
viii, 324 pages
Isbn
9781476755571
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2013045413
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
nj 10/16

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