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Home > Warning signs. A guidebook for parents : how to read the early signals of low self-esteem, addiction, and hidden violence in your kids.

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


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