Tweens and Teens

Books:

What To Expect From Your Adopted Tween, Judy M. Miller

Adopted Teens Only: A Survival Guide to Adolescence, Danea Gorbett

Parenting Adopted Adolescents: Understanding and Appreciating Their Journeys, Gregory C. Keck

Pieces of Me: Who Do I Want to Be? Voices for and by adopted teens, edited by Robert L. Ballard

Getting to Calm: Cool-Headed Strategies for Parenting Tweens + Teens, Laura S. Kastner, Ph.D. and Jennifer Wyatt

The Available Parent: Radical Optimism for Raising Teens and Tweens, John Duffy and Thomas Phelan Ph.D

Do I Get My Allowance Before or After I’m Grounded? Stop Fighting, Start Talking, and Get to Know Your Teen, Vanessa VanPetten

Secrets of the Teenage Brain: Research-Based Strategies for Reaching and Teaching Today’s Adolescents, Sheryl G. Feinstein

WHY Do They Act That Way? A Survival Guide to the Adolescent Brain for You and Your Teen, David Walsh, PhD

Films:

Successfully Parenting Tweens and Teens http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MOpptQuZIqU

How to Get Closer to Your Tween http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DGz3JCvmml8&feature=related

The Breakfast Club

Hoosiers

Dead Poets Society

Bring It On

Tarzan

Risky Business

The Lightening Thief

The Blind Side

Thor

Benjamin Button

Austrailia

Catfish in Black Bean Sauce

Batman

Websites:

Roots of Action http://rootsofaction.com

Bullying UK http://www.bullying.co.uk

Understanding Teenagers http://understandingteenagers.com.au

By Parents, For Parents http://www.byparents-forparents.com