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No more mean girls : the secret to raising strong, confident, and compassionate girls / Katie Hurley, LCSW.

Hurley, Katie, (author.).

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Burlington Public Library.

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Burlington Public Library PARENTIN 306.874 HURLEY 2018 39851001594549 Parenting Resources Copy hold / Volume hold Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780143130864
  • ISBN: 0143130862
  • Physical Description: xxvi, 303 pages ; 21 cm
  • Publisher: New York : ATarcherPerigee Book, [2018]

Content descriptions

General Note:
"A guide for parents of girls ages 3-13"--Cover.
Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Introduction -- What's in a friend? -- Like versus likable and the pursuit of popularity -- Risk taking in the name of courage -- Perfect girl syndrome -- Sporty girls, artsy girls, bossy girls, and girly girls -- Finding me: how to build an authentic self -- Reaching for the high bar -- Find your voice! -- Express yourself! -- Failing out loud and other acts of resilience -- Growing great leaders -- Raising socially responsible girls.
Summary, etc.:
Once upon a time, mean girls primarily existed in high school, while elementary school-aged girls spent hours at play and enjoyed friendships without much drama. But in this fast-paced world in which young girls are exposed to negative behaviors on TV and social media from the moment they enter school, they are also becoming caught up in social hierarchies much earlier. No More Mean Girls is a guide for parents to help their young daughters navigate tricky territories such as friendship building, creating an authentic self, standing up for themselves and others, and expressing themselves in a healthy way.
Subject: Daughters.
Girls > Psychology.
FAMILY & RELATIONSHIPS > Life Stages > School Age.
Girls > Psychology.

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