Sue Scheff: Books for Every Parent

bookpic.gif I speak with many parents and professionals daily and often books are recommended.  I believe in sharing these recommendations in hopes they may help you…..

Books below have been selected by us to help parents by providing them with the necessary information they need to know to help their teenagers reach their full potential.

For Parents

Parent Survival Training: A Complete Guide to Modern Parenting,
by Dr. David Lustig, Marvin Silverman

Family First: Your Step-by-Step Plan for Creating a Phenomenal Family, by Dr. Phil McGraw

The New Strong-Willed Child: Birth through Adolescence,
by Dr. James Dobson

Setting Limits with Your Strong-Willed Child,
by Robert J. MacKenzie Ed.D.

Closing the Gap : A Strategy For Bringing Parents And Teens Together,
by Jay McGraw

The New Dare to Discipline,
by Dr. James Dobson

Dirty : A Search for Answers Inside America’s Teenage Drug Epidemic,
by Meredith Maran

Parenting with Love and Logic: Teaching Children Responsibility, by Foster W. Cline, Jim Faye

Who’s In Charge Here? by Dr. Robert and Rosemary G. Barnes

Wrightslaw: Special Education Law,
by Peter W.D. Wright, Pamela Darr Wright

Overcoming Teen Depression; A Guide for Parents,
by Miriam Kaufman

Teen Depression (Diseases and Disorders),
by Michael Martin

Internet Safety Kids’ Guide,
by Victoria Roddel

Cutting: Understanding and Overcoming Self-Mutilation,
by Steven Levenkron

How to Help your Teen Stop Smoking,
by Michael Mannion

Help! There’s a Teenage in My House: A Troubleshooting Guide for Parents,
by Wayne Rice

The Five Love Languages of Teenagers,
by Gary D. Chapman

The 10 Building Blocks for a Happy Family,
by Jim Burns


To Catch a Predator: Protecting Your Kids from Online Enemies Already in Your Home
by Chris Hansen

Helping Your Troubled Teen: Learn to Recognize, Understand, and Address the Destructive Behavior of Today’s Teens and Preteens,
by Cynthia Kaplan, Blaise Aguirre, Michael Rater