Understanding and Engaging Adolescents

Author: Jeffrey Miller
Publisher: Corwin Press
ISBN: 1452273383
Format: PDF, ePub
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A proven-to-work tool kit for motivating adolescent learners! Combining commonsense advice with social/behavioral psychology, this engaging book provides a comprehensive look at how adolescents learn and offers activities to inspire greater student interest and participation. The authors encourage you to create a vision statement for what you want to accomplish and provide the right tools to help you succeed. The book shows how to modify your instructional program by using: Three components of motivation Specific classroom management strategies Proven, brain-compatible activities that boost students’ academic, research, metacognitive, and social skills Steps to boost learners’ study skills Technology to support instruction

Engaging Adolescents in Reading

Author: John T. Guthrie
Publisher: Corwin Press
ISBN: 1412953359
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
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With contributions from content teachers, this insightful book discusses instructional approaches, student activities, and textbooks that can motivate reluctant learners to become active readers.

Engaging Adolescent Learners

Author: ReLeah Cossett Lent
Publisher: Heinemann Educational Books
ISBN:
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Offers suggestions for tailoring classroom practices to the motivational needs of each and every student and examines what it means to engage young adults in their learning.

Teens in Therapy

Author: Richard Bromfield
Publisher: W W Norton & Company Incorporated
ISBN: 9780393704648
Format: PDF, ePub
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Every therapist knows that adolescents are difficult and challenging clients.

Engaging Tweens and Teens

Author: Raleigh Philp
Publisher: Corwin Press
ISBN: 9781412944830
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
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Gain a solid understanding of the basic neurobiology behind adolescent behaviors and invigorate your teaching practices using music, movement, and brain-based activities.

Elusive Alliance

Author: David Castro-Blanco
Publisher: Amer Psychological Assn
ISBN: 9781433808111
Format: PDF, Kindle
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This long-awaited second edition of the best and most authoritative text on this most tragic of subjects incorporates almost 15 years of new research and critical thinking about clinical assessment and intervention in addition to an expanded focus on prevention. --

Treating Adolescents

Author: Hans Steiner
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 1118881982
Format: PDF, ePub
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Treating Adolescents presents the empirical evidence base and practice based rationale for approaches to a range of psychopathology viewed from a developmental theoretical perspective. By limiting the discussion to disorders that onset during adolescence, it can provide a targeted and comprehensive discussion of adolescent mental health care. The book encourages a dialectic between practice and research; both these streams are integrated in every chapter.

Group Work with Adolescents Third Edition

Author: Andrew Malekoff
Publisher: Guilford Publications
ISBN: 1462525806
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
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A trusted course text and professional resource, this comprehensive book delves into all aspects of planning and conducting strengths-based group work with adolescents. In an accessible, down-to-earth style, Andrew Malekoff spells out the principles of effective group practice. Extensive clinical illustrations show how successful group leaders engage teens in addressing tough issues--including violence, sexuality, prejudice, social isolation, and substance abuse--in a wide range of settings. Normative issues that adolescents face in the multiple contexts of their lives are lucidly explained. Packed with creative ideas and activities, the book helps readers develop their skills as confident, reflective practitioners. New to This Edition *Significantly revised chapters on group work essentials, school-based practice, and trauma. *Additional topics: social media and cyberbullying, expressive and animal-assisted therapies, mindfulness, adolescent brain development, and more. *Updated practice principles, information, and references. *Numerous new practice illustrations.