Dial Down the Drama

Reducing Conflict and Reconnecting with Your Teenage Daughter--A Guide for Mothers Everywhere
eAudio - unabridged
Audio (6.83 hours)
Product Number: Z100148223
Released: Apr 30, 2019
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781400216925
Narrator/s: Jill Blackwood
Publisher: AMACOM
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"The teenage years don't have to be defined by conflict. Dial Down the Drama gives moms practical solutions grounded in neuroscience that transform the eye rolls and one-word answers into healthy relationships with their daughters. I highly recommend it." -Jack Canfield, Co-Author, Chicken Soup for the Mother Daughter Soul (R) One moment your daughter is fun-loving and energetic-a pleasure to be around. The next she's sulking in silence, or worse, screaming and slamming the door. Congratulations, you're the mother of a teenage girl. Your daughter is on an emotional roller coaster. Responding in kind just adds fuel to the fire and erodes your relationship. Teens need a stable anchor-a mom who calmly de-escalates scenes and parents intentionally, even when her child is pushing away. Written by a popular family therapist, Dial Down the Drama reveals how to reclaim your center and reconnect with your teen. It helps you: Regain perspective * Break the cycle of conflict * Tune in to your daughter without drowning in her drama * Foster spontaneous conversations * Understand the developing adolescent brain and how it influences behavior * Appreciate her for who she is now-a wonderful, work in progress * Replace worrying and overreacting with effective communication and action * Forge a healthy and lasting bond together Moodiness, anger, and defiance can stress the best of us. This empowering guide gives you the tools you need to defuse the drama-and dial up the joy.

Author(s): Colleen O'Grady
Original Publish Date: Apr 30, 2019

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Author(s): Colleen O'Grady
Product Number BN14779
Released: Apr 23, 2019
Business Term: Purchase
Publisher: Brilliance Audio
ISBN: #9781978671416

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