Recommended Reading List for Parenting Adolescents:
American Girls: Social Media and the Secret Lives of Teenagers.
By Nancy Jo Sales.
The Blessing of a Skinned Knee, Using Jewish Teachings to Raise Self-Reliant Children
By Wendy Mogel, Ph.D.
Brainstorm: The Power & Purpose of the Teenage Brain
By Daniel Siegel, MD
Daring Greatly, How the Courage to Be Vulnerable Transforms the Way We Live, Love, Parent, and Lead.
By Brene Brown, Ph.D, LMSW.
The Gifts of Imperfection, Let Go of Who You Think You’re Supposed to Be and Embrace Who You Are
By Brene Brown, Ph.D., LMSW
Girls & Sex, Navigating the New Landscape.
By Peggy Orenstein.
The Golden Cage, the Enigma of Anorexia Nervosa By Hilde Bruch, MD.
By Angela Duckworth.
How to Raise an Adult: Break Free of the Overparenting Trap & Prepare Your Kid for Success
By Julie Lythcott-Haims.
Media Moms & Digital Dads, A Fact-not-fear Approach to Parenting in the Digital Age
By Yalda T. Uhls, PhD.
Mindest, the New Psychology of Success, How we Can Learn to Fulfill Our Potential
By Carol S. Dweck, Ph.D.
Mindfulness for Beginners
By Jon Kabat-Zinn.
Overloaded and Underprepared, Strategies for Stronger Schools and Healthy, Successful Kids
By Denise Pope, Maureen Brown, and Sarah Miles.
Parenting from the Inside Out, How a Deeper Self-Understanding Can Help You Raise Children Who Thrive.
By Daniel Siegel, MD and Mary Hartzell, M. Ed.
Permission to Parent, How to Raise Your Child with Love and Limits
By Robin Berman, MD.
The Price of Priviledge.
By Madeline Levine, PhD.
Punished by Rewards, The Trouble with Gold Stars, Incentive Plans, As, Praise, and Other Bribes By Alfie Kohn.
Raising Financially Fit Kids
By Joline Godfrey.
Triumphs and Tragedies, A True Story of Wealth and Addiction, the Life Story of Karl B. McMillian, Jr.
By Bill Hayes and Jennifer Thomas.
UnSelfie, Why Empathetic Kids Succeed in Our All-About Me World
By Michele Borba, Ed. D.
Will Puberty Last my Whole Life? REAL answers to REAL questions from Preteens About Body Changes, Sex, and Other Growing-Up Stuff
By Julie Metzger, RN, MN, and Robert Lehman, MD
s.e.x. the all-you-need-to-know sexuality guide to get you through your teens and twenties
By Heather Corinna
The Teenage Brain: A Neuroscientis’t Survival Guide to Raising an Adolescents & Young Adults
By Frances E. Jensen & Amy Ellis Nutt.