Girls are cutting themselves with razors. Girls are convinced theyare fat, and starve themselves to prove it. Other girls are so anxious about grades they canat sleep at nightaat eleven years of age. Whatas going on? In Girls on the Edge, Dr. Leonard Sax provides the answers. He shares stories of girls who look confident and strong on the outside, but are fragile within. He shows why a growing proportion of teen and tween girls are confused about their sexual identity, or are obsessed with grades or Facebook. Dr. Sax provides parents with tools to help girls become confident women, along with practical tips on helping your daughter choose a sport, nurturing her spirit through female centered activities, and more. Compelling and inspiring, Girls on the Edge points the way to a new future for todayas young women.Because many of todaya#39;s cell phones can access the Internet, sending and receiving instant messages, photos, and so on, you ... Your daughter can show her friends the message on her cell phone screen re- minding her that Mom and Dad are looking at everything she does. ... aMy Mobile Watchdog, a www. mymobilewatchdog.com, is one program that allows parents to monitor all aspects of their childa#39;sanbsp;...
|Title||:||Girls on the Edge|
|Publisher||:||Perseus Books Group - 2011-07-01|