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Hiner, Ed

Summary: "A Navy SEAL veteran's proven, battle-tested guide for developing grit and resilience, overcoming obstacles, and living life to the fullest. What does it take to set a goal or have a dream, and then actually achieve it? What does it take to turn fear and stress into foresight, motivation, and action? It takes GUTS. No one knows this better than decorated Navy SEAL veteran Brian "Iron Ed" Hiner....

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Publisher / Publication Date: McGraw Hill 2021

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Solomon, Deborah Carlisle

Summary: Raise self-confident, self-reliant children using the RIE (Resources for Infant Educarers) Approach. Your baby knows more than you think. That's the heart of the principles and teachings of Magda Gerber, founder of RIE and Educaring. Baby Knows Best is based on Gerber's belief in babies' natural abilities to develop at their own pace, without coaxing from helicoptering or hovering parents. The...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Little, Brown and Company 2015

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1 available in Juvenile Parent-Teacher Collection, Call number: JPT 305.9 SOL

Ginsburg, Kenneth R.

Summary: Offering essential tips on fostering resilience, this book helps parents understand how they can balance unconditional love and still set high expectations for their children, as well as recognize when to set boundaries and when to get out of kids' ways so they can learn lessons firsthand. The authors offer parents ways to understand why helicopter or "tiger" parenting undermines successful...

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Publisher / Publication Date: American Academy of Pediatrics 2015

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Publisher / Publication Date: Ballantine Books 1985

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 371.95 DEV

Holton, Carlotta G.

Summary: "As women, we are constantly evolving. Changing attitudes toward our gender have accommodated many, but not all. Still, we are told, it is progress. Women can now enter career paths never before considered. They can choose not to marry, not to have children, or become a single parent. Women can marry someone of the same sex, younger or older, regardless of race, ethnicity or religion. The...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Dorrance Publishing Co 2019

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 305.42 HOL

Reichert, Michael

Summary: Michael C. Reichert draws on his thirty years of experience researching the process by which boys become men to provide a roadmap for parents and educators who hope to help the boys they love and care about grow into strong, emotionally intelligent, and compassionate men. In this groundbreaking book, a leading psychologist and researcher of the journey from boyhood to manhood reveals the vital...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 2019

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1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD 649 REI

Stixrud, William

Summary: A clinical psychologist and a test-prep expert combine cutting-edge brain science with insights from their work with families to outline a case for giving children more freedom to unleash their full potential.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Viking 2018

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 155 STI

Canfield, Jack

Summary: Discover how to live life with energy and optimism. Learn to feel good about yourself and others.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: CareerTrack Publications 2006

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1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD 158.2 CAN

Frankel, Lois P.

Summary: "The New York Times bestseller, which has become a must-have for women in business, is now revised and updated in celebration of its 10th anniversary. Internationally recognized executive coach Dr. Lois P. Frankel teacher women how to eliminate unconscious mistakes that could be holding them back, and gives invaluable coaching tips that can easily be incorporated into social and business...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Grand Central Pub 2014

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 155.3 FRA

Schwager, Tina

Summary: Twenty-five young women share their adventures in such activities as skydiving, building homes, and mountain climbing, demonstrating the value of courage, commitment, and a positive attitude.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Free Spirit Publishing 1999

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1 available in JT Non-Fiction, Call number: JT 305.242 Schwager 1999

Clark, Marsha Barber.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Lake House Pub., LLC 2009

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 158.1 Clark 2009

Balcetis, Emily

Summary: "Successful people literally see the world differently. Now an award-winning scientist explains how anyone can leverage this "perception" gap to their advantage. When it comes to setting and meeting goals, we are often susceptible to perceptual illusions: We think we are closer or further away depending on our mindset, and we might handicap ourselves by looking only at the big picture or too...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Ballantine Books 2020

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 153.8 BAL

Bossidy, Larry.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Crown Business 2002

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 658 BOS

Brock, Annie

Summary: The psychology of mindset continues to be the hottest topic of discussion among educators everywhere. Studies show growth mindset results in higher engagement, better test scores, and all-around greater student success. In this follow-up to widely praised The Growth Mindset Coach, education professionals Annie Brock and Heather Hundley show how to take mindset to the next level with further...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Ulysses Press 2017

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 370 BRO

Reichert, Michael

Summary: "At a time when many boys are in crisis, a much-needed roadmap for helping boys grow into strong and compassionate men Over the past two decades there has been an explosion of new studies that have expanded our knowledge of how boys think and feel. In How to Raise a Boy, psychologist Michael Reichert draws on his decades of research to challenge age-old conventions about how boys become men. ...

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Publisher / Publication Date: TarcherPerigee 2019

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 649 REI

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 649 Reichert 2019

Haden, Jeff (William Jeffrey)

Summary: It's comforting to imagine that superstars in their fields were just born better equipped than the rest of us. When a co-worker loses 20 pounds, or a friend runs a marathon while completing a huge project at work, we assume they have more grit, more willpower, more innate talent, and above all, more motivation to see their goals through. But that's not at actually true, as popular Inc.com...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Portfolio/Penguin 2018

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 158 HAD

Summary: Documentary-style film about manifesting and using the Law of Attraction to create whatever you want in your life. Helps you understand how important it is to consciously choose the thoughts you hold each day and to keep your thoughts and actions focused on what you really want to attract into your life

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Publisher / Publication Date: TS Production, LLC 2006

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1 available in Drama DVDs, Call number: DVD DRAMA SEC

Clarke, Maxine Beneba

Summary: In this exuberant exploration of the Black Lives Matter motto, a loving narrator relays to a young Black child the strength and resonance behind the words.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Candlewick Press 2021

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2 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE CLA

Jannot, Jeannine

Summary: Drawing on her over 25 years' experience as a school psychologist, educator and student coach, the author identifies the skill deficits and counterproductive behaviors of disintegrating students and provides a complete toolbox of techniques and strategiesto combat them.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Citadel Press, Kensington Publishing Corp. 2021

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1 available in New Non-fiction, Call number: 370.15 JAN

Kotler, Steven

Summary: "Bestselling author and performance expert Steven Kotler breaks down the processes by which elite performers accomplish seemingly impossible goals and teaches us how we, too, can do what we thought was out of our reach, turning the art of impossible intopossibility for all who want to up their game"--

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Publisher / Publication Date: Harper Wave, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers 2021

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 650.1 KOT

Pham, Tiffany

Summary: No matter who you are or where you come from, this book can help you define success, envision it, and make it happen--in school, in your personal life, and at work. Get ready to awaken all the awesomeness that is already inside of you --Provided by Publisher.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Imprint 2019

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1 available in Young Adult Non-fiction, Call number: YA 651 PHA

Stixrud, William R.

Summary: "If you're a parent, you've had a moment--maybe many of them--when you've thought, "How did that conversation go so badly?" At some point after the sixth grade, the same kid who asked "why" non-stop at age four suddenly stops talking to you. And the conversations that you wish you could have--ones fueled by your desire to see your kid not just safe and healthy, but passionately...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Viking 2021

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