You, and only you, are responsible for what you think and feel. You can make positive choices, have a positive self image, set and achieve goals, and turn failure into a good thing. With bite-sized chunks of useful info and...
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You, and only you, are responsible for what you think and feel. You can make positive choices, have a positive self image, set and achieve goals, and turn failure into a good thing. With bite-sized chunks of useful info and illustrations, this book shows you how!
SERIES DESCRIPTION: These straight-talking guidebooks offer young Australians bite-sized, Bible-based chunks of advice on every aspect of growing up: relationships, self image, physical development, making positive choices, and goal-setting. Ages 10+ (parental guidance recommended).
Becoming a teenager can be pretty tough going at times. This book, written in language Teens understand, covers topics ranging from positive choices, goals setting, bullies, friendships and failures. Packed with quotes and cartoons, this is the book teens will read again and again. The Teen Talk series talks directly to teens in the language they understand. Teen Talk deals with issues facings teenagers in the 21st century, and helps teenagers to have passion and purpose in life, and to be the best they can be. Teen Talk has been created by Melbourne secondary school teacher Sharon Witt. Drawing on years of experience in working with teenagers, Sharon has crafted a series of books which take a realistic and clear-eyed approach to the ups and downs of the teenage years. A must read for teenagers and those working and living with teenagers.
Sharon Witt has been immersed in the teen world for over two decades in her role as a secondary educator, author and presenter to adolescents and their parents around Australia.
Sharon is also a regular media commentator on parenting and educational issues and is often called upon to comment on radio, print media and national television. She currently appears nationally on Australia's breakfast television show, Sunrise and is the 'Child Whisperer' on Melbourne's Light FM's Ken & Lucy breakfast program and the Gold Coast's Juice FM
She is also the author of the bestselling Teen Talk series of books that have helped many thousands of teenagers in Australia, and beyond, to navigate their adolescent journey. Her parenting book Teen Talk- Parent Talk, was shortlisted for the Australian Christian Publishers awards in 2012.
Sharon is passionate about equipping educators and parents in understanding key issues affecting our young people, and providing practical strategies for helping them make positive choices. She lives in Melbourne, Australia with her very supportive husband Andrew and two amazing teenagers.