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The survival guide for kids with behavior challenges : how to make good choices and stay out of trouble / Tom McIntyre, Ph.D.; edited by Marjorie Lisovskis.

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Newburgh Chandler PL - Bell Road Library TEEN 649.64 MCINTYRE (Text) 39206020907919 Teen NF Available -

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  • ISBN: 9781575424491 (pbk.)
  • ISBN: 1575424495 (pbk.)
  • Physical Description: x, 181 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
  • Edition: Revised & updated edition.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Includes index.
Revised edition of the author's The behavior survival guide for kids : how to make good choices and stay out of trouble, published in 2003.
Formatted Contents Note:
The six great grips of kids with behavior challenges -- Are you ready? -- Four smart choices for dealing with feelings -- Another smart choice for dealing with feelings -- Three survival skills for dealing with difficult people -- Ways to help yourself make good choices in school -- Ways to get along better wtih teachers -- Ways to make and keep friends -- Ways to help the adults at home help you -- More ideas for feeling good at home -- Six winning ways to work toward positive change -- What is BD? -- Different kids, different causes for BD -- Why am I in a program for kids with BD? -- And now... -- Glossary -- Solutions to some of the challenges and questions.
Summary, etc.:
"Many kids and teens have challenges when it comes to behavior. In this revised edition of his time-tested book, Thomas McIntyre provides up-to-date information, practical strategies, and sound advice to help kids learn to make smarter choices, make and keep friends, get along with teachers, take responsibility for their actions, work toward positive change, and enjoy the results of their better behavior. New to this edition are an "Are you ready to change?" quiz, updated glossary and resources, and a fresh organization and design. This is a book for any young person who needs help with behavior. A special section at the back addresses diagnosed behavior disorders. "-- Provided by publisher.
Target Audience Note:
Age 9 to 14.
680L Lexile
Subject: Young adults.
Problem children > Juvenile literature.
Behavior modification > Juvenile literature.
JUVENILE NONFICTION / Social Issues / Emotions & Feelings.
JUVENILE NONFICTION / Social Issues / General (see also headings under Family).
JUVENILE NONFICTION / Social Issues / Special Needs.

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