Think positively! : a course for developing coping skills in adolescents

Riley | December 1, 2010

Title: Think positively! : a course for developing coping skills in adolescents
Author: Erica Frydenberg.
Publisher: London   New York : Continuum International Pub. Group, c2010.
Call Number: BF724.3.A32 F8 2010

From the Publisher:

Depression is experienced in epidemic proportions in many Western societies. There is concern over the number of young people who are suffering, sometimes to the extent of committing suicide. This book will help prevent stress and depression by taking a positive approach to the promotion of health and wellbeing in young people, giving them the skills to cope with the problems of everyday life.

About the Author:

Erica Frydenberg, Erica Frydenberg is a clinical, organisational, counselling and educational psychologist. She practiced extensively in educational settings in Australia before joining the staff of the University of Melbourne, where she is an Associate Professor in Psychology in the Melbourne Graduate School of Education. She is a Fellow of the Australian Psychological Society and an elected member of its Board 2007-2009.

Thomas Oakland, Thomas Oakland is a professor at the University of Florida, and President of the International Foundation for Children’s Education.

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