Preparing for Adolescence Author:Dr. James Dobson "IT'S BETTER TO PREPARE THAN REPAIR..." — In Preparing for Adolescence, Dr. James Dobson, one of America's leading Christian psychologists, speaks frankly and openly to adolescents of all ages about those most difficult teen years. He becomes a very special confidant; his insight, concern and sincerity quickly win the respect and friendship of hi... more »s readers.
The topics that trouble teens most are discussed candidly, including:
-THE CANYONS OF INFERIORITY--How to avoid feelings of inferiority...and develop self-confidence.
-CONFORMITY IN ADOLESCENCE--How to handle group pressure...the dangers of drug abuse and alcoholism.
-EXPLANATION OF PUBERTY--Physical changes...sexual development...menstruation...masturbation...fear of abnormality.
-THE MEANING OF LOVE--The ten most common misconceptions about romantic love.
-THE SEARCH FOR IDENTITY--Making sound decisions...dealing with feelings...overcoming discouragement...handling independence.« less