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Kelly, John and Karem, Brian (2002) Warning signs. A guidebook for parents : how to read the early signals of low self-esteem, addiction, and hidden violence in your kids. Washington, D.C.: LifeLine Press .

With over twelve years experience counseling addicts, alcoholics, and co-dependents in inpatient and outpatient treatment, John Kelly has uncovered what he believes to be the common cause of all addictions and destructive behavior: low self-esteem experienced during the childhood or adolescence of addicts.

Contents:
Signs of trouble * Underlying causes of addiction * Unresolved anger * Parental influences * Egomania * Genetic aspects * Types of trouble * School violence * Chemical additions * Addiction to gambling * Addiction to other people * The cure and building self esteem * Nutritional factors * Benefits of exercise * Building self-worth * Prevention


Item Type:Book
Date:2002
Call No:JB2, TW2.10
Pages:216 p.
Publisher:LifeLine Press
Place of Publication:Washington, D.C.
ISBN:0-89526-189-8
Keywords:self-esteem, addiction, AOD prevention, parental support, family environment, children's skills, loss of self-esteem, child (family member)
Notes:Includes index.
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Accession Number:HRB 807 (Available)
Subjects:N Communication, information and education > Recommendations or guidelines
J Health care, prevention and rehabilitation > Prevention approach > Family-focused prevention
J Health care, prevention and rehabilitation > Risk and needs assessment > Risk assessment
L Social psychology and related concepts > Marital relations > Family and kinship > Family relations > Parent-child relations
T Demographic characteristics > Parent
T Demographic characteristics > Child
J Health care, prevention and rehabilitation > Prevention approach > Early intervention (young children)
F Concepts in psychology > Emotion
F Concepts in psychology > Skills > Coping skills

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