The Adolescent Self: Strategies for Self-Management, Self-Soothing, and Self-Esteem in Adolescents

The Adolescent Self: Strategies for Self-Management, Self-Soothing, and Self-Esteem in Adolescents

by David B. Wexler Ph.D., Wexler

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Overview

Dr. David Wexler describes an innovative treatment program for troubled adolescents that addresses central problems of the "self."


The problems of substance abuse, anxiety, aggression, self-destructive behavior, eating disorders, and mood swings can usually be traced to fundamental deficits, particularly in the ability to self-soothe. This book models a range of carefully designed strategies to address these central problems of the adolescent self.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780393701142
Publisher: Norton, W. W. & Company, Inc.
Publication date: 05/17/1991
Series: Norton Professional Bks.
Edition description: New Edition
Pages: 208
Product dimensions: 6.20(w) x 9.30(h) x 0.50(d)

About the Author

David B. Wexler, PhD, is a clinical psychologist and executive director of the nonprofit Relationship Training Institute. He lives in San Diego, California.

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