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Boomerang kids : A Revealing Look at Why So Many of Our Children are Failing on Their Own, and How Parents Can Help. / Carl Pickhardt.

Pickhardt, Carl E. (Author).
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  • ISBN: 9781402248603 (electronic bk)
  • ISBN: 9781402248597 (electronic bk)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource
  • Publisher: Naperville : Sourcebooks Landmark, 2011.

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Summary, etc.: "She's 22 years old, for heaven's sake! We thought she'd be grown up by now. But no, it's one more crisis after another. And then she calls on us-for emotional support, problem-solving advice. Even money...although we've gotten pretty tough about that. It's like she's still a teen! Why is it so hard for her just to act like an adult?"Around age 18, most young people expect, and are expected to, move out and live on their own-either at college or in an apartment. But more and more often, "boomerang kids" are returning home defeated, leaving you frustrated and at a loss for how to help them.In this breakthrough book, Carl Pickhardt, author of Why Good Kids Act Cruel, exposes the hidden period of development that's causing increasing numbers of post-high school and college age kids to fail on their own and ...
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Subject: Nonfiction.
Family & Relationships.
Genre: Electronic books.

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