Smart but Scattered Teens

  • by Richard Guare PhD, Peg Dawson EdD, Colin Guare
  • Narrated by Abby Craden
  • 11 hrs and 12 mins
  • Unabridged Audiobook

Publisher's Summary

If you're the parent of a "smart but scattered" teen, trying to help him or her grow into a self-sufficient, responsible adult may feel like a never-ending battle. Now you have an alternative to micromanaging, cajoling, or ineffective punishments. This positive guide provides a science-based program for promoting teens' independence by building their executive skills - the fundamental brain-based abilities needed to get organized, stay focused, and control impulses and emotions.
Executive skills experts Drs. Richard Guare and Peg Dawson are joined by Colin Guare, a young adult who has successfully faced these issues himself. Learn step-by-step strategies to help your teen live up to his or her potential now and in the future - while making your relationship stronger.
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Customer Reviews

Most Helpful

Preferred reading for anyone dealing with teens

Great content. Good mix pf research, with good examples and concrete tips.

The speaker is a bit slow and that can get annoying. I listened the whole book on 1.25x.

Other than that, awesome read!
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- Robert-Jan


Recognize my weakness are apart of my children's genetic make up.

The narrators voice is annoying and confrontational although the book is packed with wonderful material
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- Scott Miller

Book Details

  • Release Date: 10-13-2015
  • Publisher: Publishing