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Smart but Scattered Teens

Smart but Scattered Teens Book
Author : Richard Guare,Peg Dawson,Colin Guare
Publisher : Guilford Press
Release : 2012-12-07
ISBN : 1462507433
Language : En, Es, Fr & De

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"I told you, I'll do it later." "I forgot to turn in the stupid application." "Could you drive me to school? I missed the bus again." "I can't walk the dog--I have too much homework!" If you're the parent of a "smart but scattered" teen, trying to help him or her grow into a self-sufficient, responsible adult may feel like a never-ending battle. Now you have an alternative to micromanaging, cajoling, or ineffective punishments. This positive guide provides a science-based program for promoting teens' independence by building their executive skills--the fundamental brain-based abilities needed to get organized, stay focused, and control impulses and emotions. Executive skills experts Drs. Richard Guare and Peg Dawson are joined by Colin Guare, a young adult who has successfully faced these issues himself. Learn step-by-step strategies to help your teen live up to his or her potential now and in the future--while making your relationship stronger. Helpful worksheets and forms can be downloaded and printed in a convenient 8 1/2" x 11" size. See also the authors' Smart but Scattered (with a focus on 4- to 13-year-olds) and their self-help guide for adults. Plus, Work-Smart Academic Planner: Write It Down, Get It Done, designed for middle and high school students to use in conjunction with coaching, and related titles for professionals. Winner (Third Place)--American Journal of Nursing Book of the Year Award, Consumer Health Category

Smart but Scattered and Stalled

Smart but Scattered  and Stalled Book
Author : Richard Guare,Colin Guare,Peg Dawson
Publisher : Guilford Publications
Release : 2019-02-11
ISBN : 1462515541
Language : En, Es, Fr & De

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Living at home can be a lifesaver for 20-somethings struggling to make it on their own--but it can also feel like a dead end. Now the authors of the hugely popular Smart but Scattered books on kids and teens provide much-needed help for young adults struggling to build independent lives. This compassionate book presents a 10-step plan for parents and grown kids to work through together. It combines a focus on executive skills (like planning, organization, and time management) with powerful tools for clarifying strengths and goals, staying motivated, and figuring out what kind of parental support is productive--and how much is too much. Richard and Colin Guare's father-and-son reflections are accompanied by vivid stories of other families navigating the same challenges. Purchasers get access to helpful worksheets and forms that can be downloaded and printed in a convenient 8 1/2" x 11" size.

Smart but Scattered

Smart but Scattered Book
Author : Peg Dawson,Richard Guare
Publisher : Guilford Press
Release : 2011-11-30
ISBN : 9781606238806
Language : En, Es, Fr & De

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There's nothing more frustrating than watching your bright, talented son or daughter struggle with everyday tasks like finishing homework, putting away toys, or following instructions at school. Your "smart but scattered" 4- to 13-year-old might also have trouble coping with disappointment or managing anger. Drs. Peg Dawson and Richard Guare have great news: there's a lot you can do to help. The latest research in child development shows that many kids who have the brain and heart to succeed lack or lag behind in crucial "executive skills"--the fundamental habits of mind required for getting organized, staying focused, and controlling impulses and emotions. Learn easy-to-follow steps to identify your child's strengths and weaknesses, use activities and techniques proven to boost specific skills, and problem-solve daily routines. Helpful worksheets and forms can be downloaded and printed in a convenient 8 1/2" x 11" size. Small changes can add up to big improvements--this empowering book shows how. See also the authors' Smart but Scattered Teens and their self-help guide for adults. Plus, an academic planner for middle and high school students and related titles for professionals.

Smart But Scattered Teens

Smart But Scattered Teens Book
Author : Whitney Herlocker
Publisher : Unknown
Release : 2021-03-28
ISBN : 0987650XXX
Language : En, Es, Fr & De

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Modern life requires a lot of our brains. We need to stay organized, manage our time wisely, and make important decisions. These essential skills--known as executive functioning--affect every aspect of our lives, from how we function at work and home to how we manage stress. In this Functioning Strategies Book, you will discover: - Step-by-step solutions―Discover simple strategies to tackle difficult situations you face everyday. - Easy "life hacks"―Learn how you can overcome challenges like forgetting your belongings, communicating your needs, and more. - Powerful tools―Find a system that works for you with graphic organizers and sample checklists you can copy and reuse. Using the proven, life-changing strategies in this book, anyone can significantly enhance their executive functioning skills. Even those who have struggled with executive functioning in the past can transform from being controlled by their brain to being in control of it.

The Smart But Scattered Guide to Success

The Smart But Scattered Guide to Success Book
Author : Peg Dawson,Richard Guare
Publisher : Guilford Publications
Release : 2016-01-15
ISBN : 1462522793
Language : En, Es, Fr & De

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"Meeting a huge demand, Peg Dawson and Richard Guare (authors of the bestselling Smart but Scattered books focusing on kids and teens) now provide a state of the art resource specifically geared to adults. Drs. Dawson and Guare offer expert guidance for boosting executive skills--the core brain based abilities needed to get more done with less stress. Readers will be drawn in by realistic examples, self quizzes, and science based tools for strengthening time management, organization, emotional control, and more. And what you can't change, you can work around! The book is packed with simple yet effective strategies for maintaining focus, conquering clutter, staying on top of work demands, and taming the chaos of family life. Numerous worksheets and forms (which purchasers can download and print in a convenient 8

The Work Smart Academic Planner

The Work Smart Academic Planner Book
Author : Peg Dawson,Richard Guare
Publisher : Guilford Publications
Release : 2015-05-01
ISBN : 1462519563
Language : En, Es, Fr & De

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From executive skills experts Peg Dawson and Richard Guare, this large-format academic planner is specially designed for students in grades 6-12. It provides a system for keeping track of assignments and due dates while developing the crucial executive skills needed to succeed in school and beyond. Students are given the tools to get organized, manage their time, create daily study plans, learn study strategies, and stay on track. They are also guided to evaluate their own executive skills in order to target their weaknesses and capitalize on strengths. User-friendly features: *Spiral binding facilitates everyday use. *Three-hole punched to conveniently fit in a binder. *Reproducible planning forms; purchasers can download and print extra copies. *Undated daily and monthly calendars for one academic year. *Three-year reference calendar (2015-2017) on each monthly page. *Online-only User's Guide for school psychologists, educators, coaches, and parents (www.guilford.com/work-smart-guide). See also the authors' Coaching Students with Executive Skills Deficits, which provides additional resources and guidance for professionals working with this population, plus the authoritative Executive Skills in Children and Adolescents, Second Edition. Also from Dawson and Guare: Smart but Scattered parenting guides and a self-help guide for adults.

Executive Skills in Children and Adolescents Third Edition

Executive Skills in Children and Adolescents  Third Edition Book
Author : Peg Dawson,Richard Guare
Publisher : Guilford Publications
Release : 2018-06-13
ISBN : 1462535313
Language : En, Es, Fr & De

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Many tens of thousands of school practitioners and teachers (K-12) have benefited from the step-by-step guidelines and practical tools in this influential go-to resource, now revised and expanded with six new chapters. The third edition presents effective ways to assess students' strengths and weaknesses, create supportive instructional environments, and promote specific skills, such as organization, time management, sustained attention, and emotional control. Strategies for individualized and classwide intervention are illustrated with vivid examples and sample scripts. In a large-size format with lay-flat binding for easy photocopying, the book includes 35 reproducible forms and handouts. Purchasers get access to a Web page where they can download and print the reproducible materials. New to This Edition *Chapter with guidance and caveats for developing Individual Education Programs (IEPs), 504 Plans, and multi-tiered systems of support (MTSS). *Chapters on working with students with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) and autism spectrum disorder. *Three guest-authored chapters describing exemplary schoolwide applications. *More student centered--provides a template for involving children in intervention decision making. *Fully updated with the latest developments in the field. This book is in The Guilford Practical Intervention in the Schools Series, edited by T. Chris Riley-Tillman.

Coaching Students with Executive Skills Deficits

Coaching Students with Executive Skills Deficits Book
Author : Peg Dawson,Richard Guare
Publisher : Guilford Press
Release : 2012-02-29
ISBN : 1462503772
Language : En, Es, Fr & De

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This practical manual presents an evidence-based coaching model for helping students whose academic performance is suffering due to deficits in executive skills, including time and task management, planning, organization, impulse control, and emotional regulation. In just a few minutes a day, coaches can provide crucial support and instruction tailored to individual students' needs. From leading experts, the book provides detailed guidelines for incorporating coaching into a response-to-intervention framework, identifying students who can benefit, conducting each session, and monitoring progress. Special topics include how to implement a classwide peer coaching program. More than three dozen reproducible assessment tools, forms, and handouts are featured; the large-size format and lay-flat binding facilitate photocopying. Purchasers also get access to a Web page where they can download and print the reproducible materials. See also the authors' Work-Smart Academic Planner: Write It Down, Get It Done, designed for middle and high school students to use in conjunction with coaching, plus the authoritative Executive Skills in Children and Adolescents, Second Edition. Also from Dawson and Guare: Smart but Scattered parenting guides and a self-help guide for adults. This book is in The Guilford Practical Intervention in the Schools Series.

Executive Skills Coaching

Executive Skills Coaching Book
Author : Colin Guare,Richard Guare,Peg Dawson
Publisher : Unknown
Release : 2017-02-23
ISBN : 9780998768410
Language : En, Es, Fr & De

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A Manual for Executive Skills Coaching with Adults Affected by Conditions of Poverty and Stress

The Work Smart Academic Planner Revised Edition

The Work Smart Academic Planner  Revised Edition Book
Author : Peg Dawson,Richard Guare
Publisher : Guilford Publications
Release : 2017-02-16
ISBN : 1462530206
Language : En, Es, Fr & De

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From executive skills experts Peg Dawson and Richard Guare, this large-format academic planner is specially designed for students in grades 6-12. It provides a system for keeping track of assignments and due dates while developing the crucial executive skills needed to succeed in school and beyond. Students are guided to build a daily study plan, manage their time, set short- and long-term goals, study for tests, and record their successes. They also get tools for evaluating their own executive skills in order to target their weaknesses and capitalize on strengths.

Conducting School Based Functional Behavioral Assessments Third Edition

Conducting School Based Functional Behavioral Assessments  Third Edition Book
Author : Mark W. Steege,Jamie L. Pratt,Garry Wickerd,Richard Guare,T. Steuart Watson
Publisher : Guilford Publications
Release : 2019-02-20
ISBN : 1462538738
Language : En, Es, Fr & De

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This indispensable manual takes school practitioners step by step through conducting functional behavioral assessments and using them to plan effective interventions. The authors present a cogent rationale for the use of functional behavioral assessment (FBA), clearly explaining its advantages over traditional approaches to dealing with problem behavior. Basic terms and procedures are defined and the process of working with individual students is described in depth. Bringing concepts to life with realistic case examples, the authors also include a variety of sample FBA reports and corresponding positive behavior support plans. A Q&A chapter offers straightforward answers to practitioners' frequently asked questions. Perhaps most important, the volume provides all of the tools needed to complete a reliable and valid FBA, including forms, questionnaires, and worksheets, with a large-size format and lay-flat binding for ease of photocopying.

Moving Targets Understanding Our Changing Landscapes

Moving Targets  Understanding Our Changing Landscapes Book
Author : Theresa Valko,Brad Sietz
Publisher : Unknown
Release : 2008
ISBN : 0987650XXX
Language : En, Es, Fr & De

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Download Moving Targets Understanding Our Changing Landscapes book written by Theresa Valko,Brad Sietz, available in PDF, EPUB, and Kindle, or read full book online anywhere and anytime. Compatible with any devices.

The Rebellion Record May 62 Oct 62

The Rebellion Record  May 62 Oct  62 Book
Author : Frank Moore
Publisher : Unknown
Release : 1868
ISBN : 0987650XXX
Language : En, Es, Fr & De

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Download The Rebellion Record May 62 Oct 62 book written by Frank Moore, available in PDF, EPUB, and Kindle, or read full book online anywhere and anytime. Compatible with any devices.

The Rebellion Record

The Rebellion Record Book
Author : Moore
Publisher : Unknown
Release : 1866
ISBN : 0987650XXX
Language : En, Es, Fr & De

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Download The Rebellion Record book written by Moore, available in PDF, EPUB, and Kindle, or read full book online anywhere and anytime. Compatible with any devices.

The Hollywood Reporter

The Hollywood Reporter Book
Author : Anonim
Publisher : Unknown
Release : 2006
ISBN : 0987650XXX
Language : En, Es, Fr & De

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Magill s Cinema Annual

Magill s Cinema Annual Book
Author : Beth A. Fhaner
Publisher : Gale / Cengage Learning
Release : 1998-01-01
ISBN : 9781578590568
Language : En, Es, Fr & De

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For serious film fans, MAGILL'S CINEMA ANNUAL offers an in-depth retrospective of 350 significant domestic and foreign films released in the U.S. in 1997. Like all VideoHound guides, MAGILL'S is extensively indexed for easy access--providing movie trivia, photographs, quotes, dialog sound bites, reviews, and more. 70 photos.

Kirkus Reviews

Kirkus Reviews Book
Author : Anonim
Publisher : Unknown
Release : 1987
ISBN : 0987650XXX
Language : En, Es, Fr & De

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Adult books are categorized by genre (i.e., fiction, mystery, science fiction, nonfiction). Along with bibliographic information, the expected date of publication and the names of literary agents for individual titles are provided. Starred reviews serve several functions: In the adult section, they mark potential bestsellers, major promotions, book club selections, and just very good books; in the children's section, they denote books of very high quality. The unsigned reviews manage to be discerning and sometimes quite critical.

The Saturday Review of Politics Literature Science and Art

The Saturday Review of Politics  Literature  Science and Art Book
Author : Anonim
Publisher : Unknown
Release : 1922
ISBN : 0987650XXX
Language : En, Es, Fr & De

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Pacific Rural Press

Pacific Rural Press Book
Author : Anonim
Publisher : Unknown
Release : 1879
ISBN : 0987650XXX
Language : En, Es, Fr & De

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