Boosting the Adolescent Underachiever: How Parents Can by Victor Cogen

By Victor Cogen

After his debut with Boosting the Underachiever: How Busy mom and dad Can free up Their kid's capability, Dr Victor Cogen, this time, focuses his distinctive imaginative and prescient on inspiring the adolescent underachiever - a typical, fit teen who is just not getting the grades she or he may still. the following, Dr Cogen tackles the intricacies of the adolescent brain. His cutting edge method is going past the stereotypical perspectives of the teenage character and teaches mom and dad how they could individually make the most of their adolescent's constructing cognitive and emotional talents. young people are trapped among a global of myth created to assist them break out from failure, and a growing to be have to develop into a part of the true international of adults. This e-book explains find out how to entice the constructing and delicate humans those little ones have gotten and realize the resource in their terrible scholastic files.

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Loves to hang out with the boys. Fits right in with the boys. Special Interests She plays her guitar for hours and then she won't pick it up for a week. Persistence She will listen to what her father and I have to say but will still do what she thinks is right. In the end she realizes that we were 34 CHAPTER3 right and will admit it. Many of her friends do drugs and I've overheard them pressuring her, but she is completely against it and won't give in. Temper Even-tempered. Emotional Reaction Laughs very easily.

Activities Hanging out, dancing, parties, going out. Special Interests Loves music, reads popular magazines, into fashions, interested in lives of celebrities. Persistence Average or above. Never starts a project that she doesn't finish. Temper Even-tempered. CREATING AN INFORMAL PROFILE 41 Emotional Reaction Normal reactions to situations-readily laughs or cries, depending on situation. Sense of Humor Appreciates humor. Finds herself funny. Self-Perception Good self-image. " When the task has been accomplished, then she'll confide that she had doubts.

Remember that this isn't supposed to be a comprehensive instrument. If in doubt, leave aspace blank. You will certainly have enough information to form a fresh slant on your chiId that will help in formulating aremedial program to raise his academic level and work performance for life. Finally, you may find that some of your views are deeply submerged in your subconscious. They may arise when you are doing something else or in the middle of the night. You will want to allow the profile to "age" for a few days to allow for additional thoughts and revisions.

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