There is no one book to give you all the answers, but here are a few that might help you along the way:
If you are the parent of a teenager you might also want to check out one of these blogs:
Rosalind Wiseman is an internationally recognized expert on teens, parenting and bullying and the author of Queen bees and wannabes: helping your daughter survive cliques, gossip, boyfriends and the new realities of girl world and Masterminds & wingmen : helping our boys cope with schoolyard power, locker-room tests, girlfriends, and the new rules of boy world.
Barbara R. Greenberg, Ph.D. and Jennifer A. Powell-Lunder, Psy.D. are clinical psychologists who specialize in the treatment of teens and their families. Their website/blog are a culmination of hours of professional experience.
Here are some suggestions from Psychology today’s list of blogs:
Teen Angst written by Raychelle Cassada Lohmann, MS, LPC, the author of The Anger Workbook for Teens, Staying Cool…When You’re Steaming Mad and The Bullying Workbook for Teens.
The Moment of Youth Marilyn Price-Mitchell, Ph.D. The Moment of Youth shares stories, research, and insights about how teens develop into young adults who believe in themselves and their abilities. It explores the underlying foundations of growth — the experiences and relationships
Surviving (Your Child’s) Adolescence : Welcome to the hard half of parenting written by Carl Pickhardt a psychologist. A weekly blog to help parents better understand how adolesence alters the teenager, and their connection to the teenager, as they struggle to keep their relationship together while adolesence is growing them apart.
2nd Annual Teen Book Launch: Etch Anthology
We’re having a party to celebrate our “It’s All Write Short Story Contest” and “Judge a Book by Its Cover Contest”. We’ll announce the winners and present them with their awards, while you rub elbows with local authors, enjoy a drink, and enjoy ambient music provided by local musicians. Don’t forget to buy your copy of the “Etch Anthology”, only $20 or 2 for $30!