Help Your Kids with Adolescence: A No-Nonsense Guide to Puberty and the Teenage Years
ISBN 10: 1465461841
ISBN 13: 978-1465461841
Demystify puberty with this comprehensive, must-read guide for parents, tweens, and teens.
From spots and cyber safety to sexuality and mental health, embark on the scary teenage years with confidence. Help Your Kids with Adolescence is the only guide to cover contemporary issues such as body image, social media, and sexting, whilst also explaining the biology of mood swings, periods and breaking voices. This book destigmatizes tricky topics including stress and anxiety, and explores relationships, identity, and gender, too.
Expertly written content by Professor Robert Winston and Dr. Radha Modgil offers a no-nonsense, non-judgmental approach to help parents and their kids navigate their way through this turbulent but exciting time.
Engaging graphics and illustrations make this modern, comprehensive guide to adolescence invaluable for tweens and teens alike, whether as a quick-reference guide or cover-to-cover read.
Series Overview: DK's bestselling Help Your Kids With series contains crystal-clear visual breakdowns of important subjects. Simple graphics and jargon-free text are key to making this series a user-friendly resource for frustrated parents who want to help their children get the most out of school.
"Every page of the book… creates a welcoming and familiar atmosphere for learning about a potentially intimidating subject." — GeekDad
About the Author
US Consultant Dr. Karen Rayne provides advice and support to parents on how to educate their children and teenagers about sex and sexuality. Karen's knowledge about adolescent development and education provides her with a solid background for guiding parents through these tricky conversations. She also moonlights as a sex educator for children and adults. Recently, she authored Breaking the Hush Factor: Ten Rules for Talking with Teenagers about Sex. She lives in Austin, TX.