Resources For Parents

The following books are suggested to help parents better understand adolescent development and issues facing high school students:
  • M. Adderholdt-Elliot.  Perfectionism:  What's Bad About Being Too Good?
  • Agre Publishers, Inc.  The College Comparison Guide
  • American Legion.  Need A Lift?
  • Barbara Coloroso.  Kids Are Worth It:  Giving Your Child the Gift of Inner Discipline.
  • Steven Covey.  7 Habits of Highly Effective Families.
  • D. Elkind.  The Hurried Child.
  • D.F. Fleming.  How to Stop the Battle with Your Teen.
  • K. Gravelle & C. Haskins.  Teenagers Face to Face with Bereavement.
  • Peterson's Guides, Inc.  Colleges with Programs for Students with Learning Disabilities.
  • Peterson's Guides, Inc.  Peterson's Guide to Two-Year Colleges and Peterson's Guide to Four-Year Colleges.
  • I.M. Sacker & M.A. Simmer.  Dying to be Thin:  A Practical Lifesaving Guide.
  • C.S. Sanders.  Safe at School:  Awareness and Action for Parents and Kids.
For additional suggested resources, please contact your child's counselor.