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Leaf, Caroline

Summary: "Bestselling author and neuroscientist offers simple, scientifically proven steps to help parents show their children how to overcome the unhealthy thinking habits that contribute to anxiety, depression, and intrusive thoughts, so they can replace them with positive thinking that leads to health, happiness, and success"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Baker Books, a division of Baker Publishing Group 2023

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Haidt, Jonathan

52 holds on 14 copies

Summary: After more than a decade of stability or improvement, the mental health of adolescents plunged in the early 2010s, with rates of depression, anxiety, self-harm, and suicide rising sharply. The author lays out the facts about the epidemic of teen mental illness that hit many countries at the same time, and then investigates the nature of childhood, including why children need play and...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Penguin Press, an imprint of Penguin Random House LLC 2024

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1 available in Browsing Hot Titles, Call number: HOT TITLE

Yurich, Ginny

1 hold on 2 copies

Summary: "In a tech-saturated world, a return to outdoor play is exactly what our children need. Founder of 1000 Hours Outside shows parents how to help their kids discover the fun--not to mention the physical, intellectual, emotional, and spiritual benefits--that awaits them beyond the four walls of their home"--

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Publisher / Publication Date: Baker Books, a division of Baker Publishing Group 2023

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1 available in New Non-fiction, Call number: 155.4 YUR

Currie-McGhee, L. K. (Leanne K.)

Summary: "Stress, social media, and other pressures all have contributed to millions of teens dealing with mental health issues. This has lead to a significantly increasing percentage of youth struggling in life"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: ReferencePoint Press 2024

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1 available in New Non-fiction, Call number: 616.89 CUR

Christopher, Lucy

Summary: A young girl befriends Shadow, a shadow under her bed that only she and not her mother can see, and enjoys his companionship until venturing with Shadow into the woods leaves her longing even more for her mother.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Lantatn Publishing Ltd. 2019

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE CHR

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE CHR

Elkind, David

Summary: Charts the baby-boom generation's obsession with raising successful children and the adverse results experienced by youngsters asked to do too much too soon, and offers advice on avoiding this syndrome.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Perseus Pub. 2001

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 305.23 ELK

Bell Barnett, Kaitlin

Summary: "Over the last two decades, we have seen a dramatic spike in the number of young people taking psychiatric medication--but, despite a heated debate on the issue, we haven't heard directly from the "medicated kids" themselves. In Dosed, Kaitlin Bell Barnett, who was diagnosed with depression as a teenager, weaves together stories from members of this "medication generation, exploring their...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Beacon Press 2012

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 616.8918 BAR

Warner, Judith.

Summary: In her provocative new book, New York Times-bestselling author Judith Warner explores the storm of debate over whether we are overdiagnosing and overmedicating our children who have "issues".

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Publisher / Publication Date: Riverhead Books 2010

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 618.92 WAR

Neihardt, Alison

Summary: Children who have suffered trauma need caregivers and adults who understand what they've been through and how to help them toward recovery. Written from a perspective of deep faith, Alison Neihardt, a licensed professional counselor, provides advice to parents on how to help traumatized children not only survive, but thrive!

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Publisher / Publication Date: Mission Point Press 0000

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Kahn, Laurie

Summary: "For three decades, Laurie Kahn has treated clients who were abused as children? People who were injured by someone whom they believed to be trustworthy, someone who professed to love them. Their abusers? A father, stepfather, priest, coach, babysitter, aunt, neighbor? Often were people who inhabited their daily lives. Love is why they come to therapy. Love is what they want, and love is what...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: She Writes Press 2017

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 362.7 KAH

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 362.7 KAH

Sheffield, Anne.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Free Press 2000

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 616.8527 SHE

Miller, Alice.

Contents: The drama of the gifted child and how we became psychotherapists -- Depression and grandiosity: two related forms of denial -- The vicious circle of contempt.

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Publisher / Publication Date: BasicBooks 2008

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Chase, Truddi.

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Publisher / Publication Date: E.P. Dutton 1987

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 CHASE, TRUDI CHA

Summary: A two-part, four-hour documentary that explores America's youth mental health crisis through the eyes of more than twenty young people, who speak about their lived experience with mental health challenges, from depression to addiction to suicide ideation.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2022

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2 available in E-TV DVDs, Call number: DVD E-TV HID

Keyes, Corey L. M.

2 holds on 2 copies

Summary: "The Emory University sociologist who coined the term languishing-low-grade mental weariness that affects our self-esteem, relationships, and motivation-explores the rise of this phenomenon and presents a comprehensive guide to flourishing in a world that demands too much. If you're muddling through the day in a fog, often forgetting why you walked into a room . . . If you feel emotionally...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Crown 2024

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Pratt, Misty

1 hold on 1 copy

Summary: "Why are so many women feeling anxious, stressed out, and depressed, and why are they not getting the help they need? Over the past decade, mood disorders have skyrocketed among women, who are twice as likely to be diagnosed as men. Yet in a healthcare system steeped in gender bias, women's complaints are often dismissed, their normal emotions are pathologized, and treatments routinely fail to...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Greystone Books 2024

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Hibbs, B. Janet

Summary: "From two leading child and adolescent mental health experts comes a guide for the parents of every college and college-bound student who want to know what's normal mental health and behavior, what's not, and how to intervene before it's too late. All parenting is in preparation for letting go. However, the paradox of parenting is that the more we learn about late adolescent development and...

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Publisher / Publication Date: St. Martin's Press 2019

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 616.89 HIB

Amen, Daniel G.

4 holds on 2 copies

Summary: The book gives parents practical tools to help children of all ages go from behaviors like defiance, meltdowns, and power struggles to being responsible, confident, kind, resilient, prepared to make good decisions, focused and motivated, and equipped to develop healthy relationships.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Tyndale Refresh 2024

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Summary: Nothing can warm a parent's heart like a child's smile. But that beautiful smile needs help. Dental Care for Kids is an adult's guide to children's teeth: how they develop, the care they need, and the diseases that can spoil a child's mouth. It gives useful information about proper dental care from the prenatal period through the development of primary teeth until permanent teeth come in. This...

Format: software, multimedia

Publisher / Publication Date: Films Media Group 2006

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Lombardo, Jennifer

Summary: "In the past, mental health was rarely discussed; it was seen as a private or even embarrassing issue, and anyone with a mental illness was generally expected to keep it to themselves. Today, however, many people have recognized the benefits of being open and honest about mental health. Through informative fact boxes, helpful graphic organizers, and engaging text, readers learn the basics about...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: KidHaven Publishing 2021

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 616.89 LOM

Summary: Four to eight percent of American children experience bouts of major depression. Among teenage girls, that rate can be as high as sixteen percent. This program from The Doctor Is In emphasizes the importance of early diagnosis and treatment to avoid potential patterns of repeated depression later in life-and to prevent substance abuse and suicide. Children suffering from depression talk about...

Format: software, multimedia

Publisher / Publication Date: Films Media Group 2006

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