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The Pressured Child: Freeing Our Kids from Performance Overdrive and Helping Them Find Success in School and Life

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About the Author

Michael Thompson, Ph.D., is a clinical psychologist, lecturer, consultant, and former seventh-grade teacher. He conducts workshops across the United States on social cruelty, childrens friendships, and boys development. With Catherine ONeill Grace and Lawrence J. Cohen, Ph.D., he co-authored Best Friends, Worst Enemies: Understanding the Social Lives of Children and Mom, Theyre Teasing Me: Helping Your Child Solve Social Problems. With Dan Kindlon, Ph.D., he co-authored the New York Times bestseller Raising Cain: Protecting the Emotional Life of Boys. He is also the author of Speaking of Boys: Answers to the Most-Asked Questions About Raising Sons. He lives in Arlington, Massachusetts.

Teresa Barker, who collaborated with Thompson on Raising Cain and Speaking of Boys, is a journalist and mother of three school-age children. She lives in Wilmette, Illinois.

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Product Details

ISBN:
9780345450135
Author:
Thompson, Michael
Publisher:
Ballantine Books
Author:
Michael Thompson, Ph.D., with Teresa Barker
Author:
Michael Thompson, Ph.D.
Author:
Thompson, Michael Phd
Location:
New York
Subject:
Education
Subject:
Teaching Methods & Materials - General
Subject:
Parent and child
Subject:
Academic achievement
Subject:
Parenting - General
Subject:
Success in children
Subject:
Parenting
Subject:
Education-Classroom Resources
Copyright:
Edition Number:
1st ed.
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Series Volume:
11355
Publication Date:
20050831
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Pages:
288
Dimensions:
8.02x5.26x.66 in. .48 lbs.

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