Chap Clark's groundbreaking Hurt: Inside the World of Today's Teenagers revealed the hard truth about contemporary adolescence: societal changes and systemic abandonment have left teenagers struggling to navigate the ever lengthening and ever more difficult transition to adulthood without caring adults. When Kids Hurt offers these challenging insights to youth workers and parents in a more accessible form, with greater focus on how adults should respond. Practical sidebars and application sections, contributed by other youth experts, provide additional insights into youth culture and how adults can better guide adolescents into adulthood. This book will be an important resource for youth workers, parents, counselors, and others who work with youth.... I soon realized that I needed to shift my focus from the alcohol (and marijuana) to the communal experience the teens ... basic human experiencesa community celebrations that remind people of their common past and guide them into theanbsp;...
|Title||:||When Kids Hurt|
|Author||:||Chap Clark, Steve Rabey|
|Publisher||:||Baker Books - 2009-05-01|