ERIC Number: ED431838
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1997
The Quickest Kid Fixer-Uppers: Capsulized Solutions from the "Bright Ideas"(TM) Resource Newsletter. Volume 1 [and] Volume 2.
Wells, Ruth Herman
The suggestions in these booklets are designed to help youth professionals who help children and adolescents with problems, but who have little time. Volume 1 contains answers for helping children and youth deal with apathy, attention deficit disorders, noncompliance, poor motivation, anger problems, and avoiding teen pregnancy. The chapters are: (1) "The Best Negativity and Apathy Busters"; (2) "The Greatest Solutions for the 'Latest' Students"; (3) "Fix the Nix-Master To Say 'Yes' Faster"; (4) "Live Your Life before You Make a Life"; (5) "Reduce the Deficits of Attention Deficit Disorder"; (6) "No Excuses Anger Control"; (7) "Awaken the Sleeping Student"; and (8) "Thinking First Really Works." Volume 2 contains answers for helping children and youth cope with family problems, curtail violence, survive abuse, build peer skills, and manage conduct disorders. The chapters are: (1) "Maximum-Strength Motivation Makers"; (2) "Win the War of the Words"; (3) "What To Do When Children Suffer"; (4) "You Probably Can't Name the #1 Kid Problem"; (5) "Stop Violence before It Strikes"; (6) "Reach and Teach Children from Troubled Homes"; (7) "Peer Skills: Don't Leave Home without Them"; and (8) "Control Uncontrollable Conduct Disorders." (SLD)
Descriptors: Adolescents, Anger, Apathy, Attention Deficit Disorders, Behavior Problems, Children, Elementary Secondary Education, Emotional Problems, Intervention, Pregnancy, Prevention, Student Motivation
Youth Change, 275 North Third Street, Woodburn, OR 97971; Tel: 800-545-5736 (Toll Free) ($13).
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Youth Change. Woodburn, OR.