Parenting through puberty mood swings, acne, and growing pains

by Kowal-Connelly, Suanne,

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Summary
"Puberty is tough on kids--and maybe even more so on parents! Parenting Through Puberty explains the physical and emotional changes you can expect to see in your child. Dr. Kowal-Connelly covers the nitty-gritty of adolescents' changing bodies, and, critically, addresses the emotional toll puberty can take, covering issues of moodiness, body image, and self-esteem. Dr. Kowal-Connelly's reassuring advice also includes ways to encourage your tween or teen to embrace a healthy, active lifestyle in these crucial years, with tips on exercise and nutrition"--Publisher's description.
Contents
Introduction
Part I. The physical changes. The basics of physical growth during puberty
Body image is everything
Variations of puberty growth and growing pains
Part II. The emotional changes. Understanding the emotional and intellectual stages of puberty
Moodiness, depression, and anxiety: what parents need to know
The value of your child's one-on-one time with the pediatrician
Part III. A time to value health and wellness. Taking control of weight issues
Living with a chronic condition
The effects of puberty on exercise and sports performance
Caring about health and wellness

Additional Information
Subjects Puberty Physiology
Puberty Psychology
Parenting
Family & Relationships
Nonfiction
Electronic books.
Publisher [Place of publication not identified] :American Academy of Pediatrics2018
2018
Contributors OverDrive, Inc.
Language English
System Details Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Format: Adobe EPUB eBook
Format: Kindle Book
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Description 1 online resource
Bibliography Notes Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN 9781610022200
1610022203
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