Category «Personal Health»

I Love Yoga. A Source Book for Teens by Ellen Schwartz

By Ellen Schwartz

Selected for inclusion within the most sensible Books for the teenager Age 2004 checklist via the recent York Public Library.

Yoga has been practiced for hundreds of thousands of years, yet its surge in acceptance between youngsters is new. I Love Yoga isn't really a how-to booklet. it's the publication should you are already hooked, in addition to should you are only excited by this old activity.

Ellen Schwartz -- writer of I'm a Vegetarian -- presents the background of yoga, varied types, yoga advantages, matters, cautions, misconceptions, apparatus, and uncomplicated postures. there's info for people with actual disabilities and pointers on yoga as a part of a way of life -- even in the event you don't use the poses -- in particular to de-stress. attention-grabbing details is on the market in a teen-friendly format.

From the exchange Paperback edition.

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Using Intensive Interaction and Sensory Integration: A by Phoebe Caldwell, Jane Horwood

By Phoebe Caldwell, Jane Horwood

Individuals with critical autism adventure the sensory info they obtain from the area thoroughly in a different way to these now not at the spectrum. They consider bring to a halt and beaten, and their behaviour can develop into very distressed. This guide exhibits how we will interact with those who are non-verbal or semi-verbal and occasionally even those that have speech yet lose the ability to method it once they are in situation. we will support them to make experience of the realm. extensive interplay makes use of a person's personal physique language to make touch with them and Sensory Integration develops the potential of anyone to obtain, approach and practice aspiring to info supplied through the senses via detailed physical games. those recommendations can be utilized to enhance an atmosphere adapted to the actual sensory wishes of the individual with serious autism, decreasing elements that reason distress.With illustrations, case examples and quite a lot of tried-and-tested recommendations, this useful advisor offers vital instruments for folks, carers and different pros assisting individuals with critical autism and different studying disabilities.

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The Girl Guide. Finding Your Place in a Mixed-Up World by Christine Fonseca

By Christine Fonseca

Finding your precise voice in a loud international will be not easy. Very demanding. yet no longer when you've got a superb consultant! "The lady consultant: discovering your house in a Mixed-Up global" is a needs to learn for ladies in grades 6-8 as they input the tumultuous international of early life. filled with enjoyable worksheets and quizzes, in addition to tales from older women and girls, "The lady advisor" covers every little thing a teenage lady must be aware of at the trip towards her personal identification. confirmed ideas for facing rigidity administration, confronting relational aggression, being secure on-line, navigating the altering mother-daughter courting, and extra make this the last word consultant for any lady to get during the teenager years and observe her distinctive viewpoint on the earth.

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Living with Alcoholism and Addiction by Nicholas R. Lessa, Sara Dulaney Gilbert

By Nicholas R. Lessa, Sara Dulaney Gilbert

This can be a necessary advisor for teenagers suffering from alcoholism and addiction.In 2006, approximately eleven million youth from the a long time of 12 to twenty pronounced utilizing alcohol some time past month, and approximately 10 percentage of these elderly 12 to 17 stated utilizing illicit medicines. Alcohol and drug abuse begins more youthful than most folk are conscious of, and the main to addressing and combating this challenge is to coach youth concerning the hazards and elements concerned. Alcoholism and drug dependancy are substance use problems - power, yet treatable, mind problems. although the precise reason for alcoholism and dependancy is unknown, genetics, surroundings, and psychological ailment may perhaps play a role."Living with Alcoholism and habit" is a simple consultant that heavily examines this affliction, its outcomes on day by day existence, and the place to move for aid. that includes real-life examples of individuals suffering from alcoholism and dependancy, in addition to beneficial appendixes with organisations, aid teams, on-line assets, and additional analyzing, this new source is perfect for teenagers dealing with this sickness or if you have kin or pals dealing with it.

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