Are Your Parents Driving You Crazy?

Are Your Parents Driving You Crazy?

Author: Joseph A. Ilardo

Publisher: Publisher:VanderWyk&Burnham

ISBN: 1889242187

Category: Family & Relationships

Page: 294

View: 367

"Problem-solving model for people whose parents are still competent and living on their own but showing signs of aging--for example, they should stop driving but won't, or they refuse in-home help even though they need it. Includes ways to break impasses, and act in partnership with parents"--Provided by publisher.

Do Your Parents Drive You Crazy?

Do Your Parents Drive You Crazy?

Author: Janet Dight

Publisher: Prentice Hall

ISBN: 0132186861

Category: Adult children

Page: 203

View: 837

Gives answers to children whose parents complain, don't understand, criticize, disapprove, control, or otherwise manipulate their children's lives

Here's Lookin' At Lizzie

Here's Lookin' At Lizzie

Author: Guen Sublette

Publisher: St. Martin's Griffin

ISBN: 9781429935173

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 128

View: 649

With a hit show on the Disney Channel and a movie that topped the box office charts, Lizzie McGuire is the girl adored by millions across the country. She's full of personality, she's got fabulous style, and she somehow manages to survive every embarrassing situation that a girl in junior high could possibly face. Read what others have to say about Lizzie and how they really feel about the crazy world of friends, parents, popularity contests, and crushes that comes along with junior high. Inside you'll also find fashion, hair, and make-up tips, a biography of Hilary Duff, and advice on everything from knowing who your true friends are to putting up with the fam!

What Kids Need to Succeed

What Kids Need to Succeed

Author: Peter L. Benson

Publisher: Free Spirit Publishing

ISBN: 9781575426617

Category: Family & Relationships

Page: 273

View: 492

Researchers at Minneapolis-based Search Institute have identified 40 Developmental Assets that all kids need in their lives—good things like family support, a caring neighborhood, and resistance skills. Communities across the nation have embraced the book’s quick-read, commonsense suggestions for helping kids lead healthy, productive, positive lives and stay out of trouble. This revised and updated third edition draws on findings from a 2010 survey of about 90,000 kids (grades 6–12) from communities across the United States. The new data confirms the power of Developmental Assets in young people’s lives, reflecting updated levels of assets young people experience as well as the power that assets have to prevent high-risk behaviors and increase thriving behaviors.

Students Who Drive You Crazy

Students Who Drive You Crazy

Author: Jeffrey A. Kottler

Publisher: Corwin Press

ISBN: 9781452295206

Category: Education

Page: 168

View: 611

Take a proactive approach with your most challenging students! This second edition of a bestseller gives teachers a model to assess, understand, and respond to challenging students, plus new tables, charts, and reflection questions. Offering real-life scenarios from interviews with teachers, counselors, and school administrators, this updated volume provides: More tips for developing active listening skills that improve communication with students Suggestions for creating caring communities in the classroom A new section on dealing with aggressive and violent behavior Information on understanding parent behavior and suggestions for building positive connections with parents and families

A Wife's Guide to In-laws: How to Gain Your Husband's Loyalty Without Killing His Parents

A Wife's Guide to In-laws: How to Gain Your Husband's Loyalty Without Killing His Parents

Author: Jenna D. Barry


ISBN: 9780557025008

Category: Married people

Page: 283

View: 651

You can have a GREAT marriage, even if your in-laws aren't so great! When a man marries, he is supposed to transfer his loyalty from his parents to his wife. His behavior plays a key role in how well you get along with his parents. As a wife who has personally experienced the despair that comes from having an unsupportive partner, Jenna D. Barry suggests specific things to say and do to gain your husband's loyalty. A Wife's Guide to In-laws has over 40 cartoons, 2 chapters written just for Hubby, and 20+ worksheets to help you reach loving compromises about common problem issues. If you need hope and encouragement, this book is for you! "Jenna D. Barry's witty and insightful book gives hope to women and men who struggle with overbearing, over-involved, or downright malicious in-laws. She gives useful, humorous, and down-to-earth advice that says: 'I've managed to do it, you can do it, too!'"--Dr. Scott Haltzman, Best-selling author of The Secrets of Happily Married Women

Parenting Your Parents

Parenting Your Parents

Author: Dr. Grant Ethridge

Publisher: Harvest House Publishers

ISBN: 9780736977227

Category: Religion

Page: 178

View: 608

Help and Hope for the Hard Road Ahead If you are currently providing care for your aging parents or facing the prospect of doing so in the near future, you are definitely not alone. Dr. Grant Ethridge and his wife, Tammy, have been there, having given care during their dads’ last days. They know the stress and uncertainty you face. Through their story and those of other caregivers, Grant and Tammy share research and practical tips to aid you in dealing with everyday caregiving struggles and situations. You will learn how to decide which care is best, prepare legal documents, handle family disputes, and much more. They will also share encouragement and advice from the Bible. You’ll discover that with God’s help, you can make it through even the most difficult days in your journey. Looking after an elderly or sick parent is a physically and emotionally draining experience. Let this book give you the tools you need to be successful without giving away your peace of mind in the process. And remember, as you give care to your parents, your Heavenly Father is always caring for you.

Shattered Reflection

Shattered Reflection

Author: Darren Brealey


ISBN: 9781409207535

Category: Performing Arts

Page: 88

View: 204

Darren Brealey has completed his next full-length stage script, Shattered Reflection. A story of a corporate psychopath, a strong-headed and educated woman with a Masters Degree in Arts Science and Degrees in Business Management. Her role as the Divisional Manager of the Asia Pacific region for an international manufacturing company for truck engines and farming equipment dissatisfies her career goals. She finds the people she works with boorish and common. Without a tendency to commit to relationships and feel for true love, her only outlet for sex is rent boys on a Friday night. She suffers from mental illness and personality disorder and this is exacerbated by her addiction to a cocktail of illicit drugs and alcohol.