Helping Them Thrive in the Age of PressureBook - 2006
How the achievement frenzy is harming todays teenage girls Increased competition and an emphasis on excelling at all costs is creating debilitating pressure for adolescent girls. Based on clinical work, interviews, and a comprehensive survey of 3,000 teens, Dr. Cohen-Sandler gives concerned parents and teachers invaluable insights into what makes girls particularly vulnerable to harmful stress, the knowledge to identify those at greatest risk, and practical strategies to reduce their stress, build resiliency, and bolster self-confidence.
Publisher: New York : Penguin Books, 2006, c2005.
Branch Call Number: 155.533 COHEN-SA
Characteristics: x, 274 pages ; 21 cm.