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Life Strategies for Teens (Life Strategies Series)

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From the son of Dr. Phil McGraw comes andlt;Iandgt;Life Strategies for Teens,andlt;/Iandgt; the andlt;I andgt;New York Timesandlt;/Iandgt; bestselling guide to teenage success, and the first guide to teenage life that wonand#8217;t tell you what to do, or who to be, but rather how to live life best.andlt;BRandgt;andlt;BRandgt;andlt;I andgt;Are you as tired as I am of books constantly telling you about doing your best to understand your parents, doing your homework, making curfew, getting a haircut, dropping that hemline, and blah, blah, blah?andlt;/Iandgt; and#8212;Jay McGraw, from the Introductionandlt;BRandgt; andlt;BRandgt;Well, you donand#8217;t have to be anymore! Employing the techniques from Dr. Phillip C. McGrawand#8217;s andlt;Iandgt;Life Strategies,andlt;/Iandgt; his son Jay provides teens with the Ten Laws of Life, which make the journey to adulthood an easier and more fulfilling trip. Whether dealing with the issues of popularity, peer pressure, ambition, or ambivalence, andlt;Iandgt;Life Strategies for Teensandlt;/Iandgt; is an enlightening guide to help teenagers not only stay afloat, but to thrive during these pivotal years. andlt;BRandgt; andlt;BRandgt;Whether you are a teen looking for a little help, or a parent or grandparent wanting to provide guidance, this book tackles the challenges of adolescence like no other. Combining proven techniques for dealing with lifeand#8217;s obstacles and the youth and wit of writer Jay McGraw, andlt;Iandgt;Life Strategies for Teensandlt;/Iandgt; is sure to improve the lives of all who read it.

Synopsis:

Aiming to make the transition to adulthood easier, this is a guide to Jay McGraw's "Ten Laws of Life" for teenagers. It deals with issues of popularity, peer pressure, ambition and ambivalence, helping teenagers to stay afloat in their pivotal years.

Synopsis:

The son of Dr. Phil pens the first guide to teenage life that won't tell kids what to do, or who to be, but rather how to live life best. Employing the techniques of his father's bestselling "Life Strategies," Jay provides teens with the Ten Laws of Life, which make the journey to adulthood an easier and more fulfilling trip.

Synopsis:

"Are you as tired as I am of books constantly telling you about doing your best to understand your parents, doing your homework, making curfew, getting a haircut, dropping that hemline, and blah, blah, blah?"
— Jay McGraw, from the Introduction

Well, you don't have to be anymore. Life Strategies for Teens is the first guide to teenage life that won't tell you what to do, or who to be, but rather how to live life best. Employing the techniques from Dr. Phillip C. McGraw's Life Strategies, his son Jay provides teens with the Ten Laws of Life, which make the journey to adulthood an easier and more fulfilling trip. Whether dealing with the issues of popularity, peer pressure, ambition, or ambivalence, Life Strategies for Teens is an enlightening guide to help teenagers not only stay afloat, but to thrive during these pivotal years.

Whether you are a teen looking for a little help, or a parent or grandparent wanting to provide guidance, this book tackles the challenges of adolescence like no other. Combining proven techniques for dealing with life's obstacles and the youth and wit of writer Jay McGraw, Life Strategies for Teens is sure to improve the lives of all who read it.

About the Author

andlt;bandgt;Jay McGrawandlt;/bandgt; is executive producer of andlt;Iandgt;The Doctors,andlt;/iandgt; as well as president and CEO of Los Angeles-based Stage 29 Productions. He is the #1 andlt;Iandgt;New York Timesandlt;/iandgt; bestselling author of andlt;Iandgt;The Ultimate Weight Solution for Teens: The 7 Keys to Weight Freedom; Life Strategies for Teens;andlt;/iandgt; and andlt;Iandgt;Closing the Gap: A Strategy for Bringing Parents and Teens Together.andlt;/iandgt; McGraw is a regular contributor on the andlt;Iandgt;Dr. Philandlt;/iandgt; show and has also been featured as a teen expert on andlt;Iandgt;Larry King Liveandlt;/iandgt; and the andlt;Iandgt;Todayandlt;/iandgt; show. McGraw earned his law degree from Southern Methodist University and is a graduate of the University of Texas, where he received a BS in psychology. He lives in Los Angeles with his wife, Erica.

Table of Contents

Contents

Foreword

Prologue

Introduction

Powering up

Life Law 1 You Either Get It, or You Don't

Life Law 2 You Create Your Own Experience

Life Law 3 People Do What Works

Life Law 4 You Cannot Change What You Do Not Acknowledge

Life Law 5 Life Rewards Action

Life Law 6 There Is No Reality, Only Perception

Life Law 7 Life Is Managed; It Is Not Cured

Life Law 8 We Teach People How to Treat Us

Life Law 9 There Is Power in Forgiveness

Life Law 10 You Have To Name It Before You Can Claim It

Conclusion

Product Details

ISBN:
9780743215466
Foreword:
Vincent, Benjamin
Author:
McGraw, Phillip C.
Foreword by:
McGraw, Phillip C.
Foreword:
McGraw, Phillip C.
Author:
McGraw, Jay
Author:
Vincent, Benjamin
Publisher:
Fireside Books
Location:
London
Subject:
Psychology
Subject:
Social Situations - General
Subject:
Self-actualization (psychology)
Subject:
Life skills
Subject:
Teenagers
Subject:
Social Situations - Values
Subject:
Children's 12-Up - Psychology / Counseling
Subject:
Self-actualization
Subject:
Children's 12-Up - Inspirational
Subject:
Success in adolescence.
Subject:
Esteem
Subject:
Social Science - Psychology
Subject:
Social Issues - Values & Virtues
Subject:
Success
Subject:
Children s Nonfiction-General
Subject:
success planning, teenagers; teens; teen counseling; teen stress; teen behavior; personal life coach; life coaching; success coaching; teenage drug abuse; 7 habits planner; dr. phil; dr phil shows; mental health; teen mental health; parenting skills; good
Subject:
success planning, teenagers; teens; teen counseling; teen stress; teen behavior; personal life coach; life coaching; success coaching; teenage drug abuse; 7 habits planner; dr. phil; dr phil shows; mental health; teen mental health; parenting skills; good
Subject:
success planning, teenagers; teens; teen counseling; teen stress; teen behavior; personal life coach; life coaching; success coaching; teenage drug abuse; 7 habits planner; dr. phil; dr phil shows; mental health; teen mental health; parenting skills; good
Subject:
success planning, teenagers; teens; teen counseling; teen stress; teen behavior; personal life coach; life coaching; success coaching; teenage drug abuse; 7 habits planner; dr. phil; dr phil shows; mental health; teen mental health; parenting skills; good
Subject:
success planning, teenagers; teens; teen counseling; teen stress; teen behavior; personal life coach; life coaching; success coaching; teenage drug abuse; 7 habits planner; dr. phil; dr phil shows; mental health; teen mental health; parenting skills; good
Copyright:
Edition Description:
B102
Series:
Life Strategies Series
Series Volume:
4
Publication Date:
December 2000
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
2/C illustration t/o;
Pages:
240
Dimensions:
9.25 x 6.12 in 13.825 oz
Age Level:
13-17

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"Synopsis" by , Aiming to make the transition to adulthood easier, this is a guide to Jay McGraw's "Ten Laws of Life" for teenagers. It deals with issues of popularity, peer pressure, ambition and ambivalence, helping teenagers to stay afloat in their pivotal years.
"Synopsis" by , The son of Dr. Phil pens the first guide to teenage life that won't tell kids what to do, or who to be, but rather how to live life best. Employing the techniques of his father's bestselling "Life Strategies," Jay provides teens with the Ten Laws of Life, which make the journey to adulthood an easier and more fulfilling trip.
"Synopsis" by ,

"Are you as tired as I am of books constantly telling you about doing your best to understand your parents, doing your homework, making curfew, getting a haircut, dropping that hemline, and blah, blah, blah?"
— Jay McGraw, from the Introduction

Well, you don't have to be anymore. Life Strategies for Teens is the first guide to teenage life that won't tell you what to do, or who to be, but rather how to live life best. Employing the techniques from Dr. Phillip C. McGraw's Life Strategies, his son Jay provides teens with the Ten Laws of Life, which make the journey to adulthood an easier and more fulfilling trip. Whether dealing with the issues of popularity, peer pressure, ambition, or ambivalence, Life Strategies for Teens is an enlightening guide to help teenagers not only stay afloat, but to thrive during these pivotal years.

Whether you are a teen looking for a little help, or a parent or grandparent wanting to provide guidance, this book tackles the challenges of adolescence like no other. Combining proven techniques for dealing with life's obstacles and the youth and wit of writer Jay McGraw, Life Strategies for Teens is sure to improve the lives of all who read it.

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