Youth workers need to fully understand the inner workings and development of adolescents in order to really meet their needs. In Teenage Guys, Dr. Steve Gerali presents the stages of development that adolescent guys go through, providing stories from his own experiences in ministry and counseling as well as practical research findings to equip youth workers (both male and female) to more effectively minister to teenage guys. With advice from counselors and veteran youth workers, youall find helpful suggestions on how to minister to teenage guys and their families. Each chapter includes discussion questions to help you and other youth workers process the issues your own students face and learn how you can help them and mentor them through this tumultuous time. In addition to concepts like mentoring and rites of passage, Dr. Gerali also walks readers through the seven areas of development young guys go through. Youall understand more about: ac Cognitive development ac Identity formation ac Social development ac Emotional development ac Physiological development ac Sexological maturation ac Faith formationhear that feed our sexual egos, and then we use them as authoritative support in a talk directed against healthy ... But it does make a guy a sexual superstar. ... Guys think about sex often, but ita#39;s not the all- consuming subject on their minds.
|Publisher||:||Zondervan - 2008-11-04|