If you’ve ever lain awake at night wondering what might be around the corner of your child’s adolescence, this book is for you! After more than thirty-eight years of working with more than 2,500 years, Mark Gregston, founder of heartlight, a Christian residential counseling center, introduces “Tough Guys and Drama Queens””–“a must-read “how-to” book for parents of pre-teens and teens with time-tested, biblical techniques to guide you through these unavoidably challenging years.
Mark helps parents realize that some natural parenting approaches are actually counter-productive and therefore totally ineffective.In place of those, he offers tried and true wisdom on the vital importance of relationship, forgiveness, and explains how conflict is actually the precursor to change.
Everyday your child is bombarded by highly sexualized culture and over-exposed to words and images that can influence them beyond your reach.your connection to them during these years is critical as is your response to tough issues such as appearance, performance, authority and respect, boundaries, and many more.
Tough Guys and Drama Queens is an amazing book that’s absolutely going to stay on my shelf, plus an extra copy to loan.
Whether you’re having problems or you think you’ve got it all under control, Tough Guys and Drama Queens will give you insight into teens and their peers.
I’ve watched so many kids turn out great, but just as many flounder and drift as the waves of life hit them. Growing up isn’t easy and today’s world requires completely different skills and experiences than the ones we had. Sure, in some ways they’re more immature than we were, but in others they’ve seen so much more than we ever did.
With years and countless experience, Mark Gregston shares his insights and suggestions on how to connect with the teens you love so much. Trust me, you wan to read Tough Guys and Drama Queens.
|Source:||I purchased Tough Guys and Drama Queens on August 10, 2017 when it was on sale for $2.|
|Publisher & Date:||July 10th 2012 by Thomas Nelson|
|Genre:||Nonfiction Christian Parenting Self-Help|
|ISBN:||0849947294 (ISBN13: 9780849947292)|
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