DISCOVERING FRIENDSHIP is a book that every girl in 5th through 9th grade should own. They don’t just read it, they complete it! Reflective activities allow them to see how the info relates to their own life. By the end, they are more confident and resilient when dealing with the ups and downs of friendship. great for Girl Scout troops. For orders of 10 or more, email Sheri@TeenWiseSeattle.com for a group discount code.
PUBLICATIONS (author or quoted)
The day I discovered that my beautiful, confident daughter was self-harming by Mother Nature Network
Communicating with your Teen by Dad’s Spotlight
My Tween Wants to be Skinnier by ParentMap
Head in the Game: Life Coaching for Kids and Teens by ParentMap
Middle School Survival Guide ParentMap
Podcast: RAISING ADOLESCENT GIRLS by Joyful Courage
Steps to Resolve Conflict Between Teen Girls by Parent Map
Helping Your Teen Cope with Death Threats at School by Redmond Reporter
NEED SOME NEW READING MATERIAL? Check out my list of recommendations connected directly to amazon. You can find books about mean girls, friendships, technology, parenting teens, body talk, teen self-help, and much more.
National Suicide Prevention Lifeline 1-800-273-8255
Child Abuse Hotline 1-800-422-4453
Mental Health of America 1-800-969-6642
National Domestic Violence Hotline 1-800-799-7233
SAFE-Self Abuse Finally Ends-Alternatives 1-800-366-8288
BODY IMAGE www.bodypositive.com Website that promotes positive body image for all
BULLYING www.stopbullying.gov Info and resources about bully prevention
DIVORCE www.childrenanddivorce.com Resource site for parents, kids, and professionals addressing divorce-related issues
HEALTH www.youngwomenshealth.org Information on physical and emotional health for girls
INTERNET SAFETY www.searchrpm.com/internet-safety-for-kids Aimed at educating and protecting people (both kids and parents) online
SAFETY www.savvyparentssafekids.com Your child’s safety, made simple. Kim offers workshops to concerned parents to learn how to keep your kid safe but still letting them experience independence
SEX www.birdsandbeesandkids.com A supportive resource that gives you advice on how and what to talk to your kids about when it comes to sex
TECH SAFETY www.cyberwise.org No adult left behind. Learn about the current technology trends and how to keep your teens safe.