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Smart but scattered teens : the "executive skills" program for helping teens reach their potential

Author: Richard Guare; Peg Dawson; Colin Guare
Publisher: New York : Guilford Press, ©2013.
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Uses key principles from the business world to help teens get organized, stay focused, and control their impulses.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Richard Guare; Peg Dawson; Colin Guare
ISBN: 9781609182298 1609182294 9781462506996 1462506992
OCLC Number: 788280862
Description: vii, 292 pages ; 27 cm
Contents: Introduction --
Executive skills and the teen brain --
Identifying your teen's executive skill strengths and weaknesses --
Assessing your own executive skills and parenting style --
Ten principles for improving your teen's executive skills --
Motivating your teen to use executive skills --
Modifying the environment --
Teaching executive skills --
Advance organizer --
Enhancing response inhibition --
Strengthening working memory --
Increasing emotional control --
Boosting flexibility --
Building sustained attention --
Teaching task initiation --
Promoting planning and prioritizing --
Fostering organization --
Improving time management --
Encouraging goal-directed persistence --
Cultivating metacognition --
Coaching --
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Responsibility: Richard Guare, Peg Dawson, and Colin Guare.
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Uses key principles from the business world to help teens get organized, stay focused, and control their impulses.

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