The Way of Boys: Promoting the Social and Emotional Development of Young Boys

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Price
$14.99
Publisher
William Morrow & Company
Publish Date
Pages
304
Dimensions
5.2 X 7.9 X 1.0 inches | 0.01 pounds
Language
English
Type
Paperback
EAN/UPC
9780061707834

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About the Author

Michelle D. Seaton is an award-winning journalist, NPR reporter, and the coauthor of several fitness and health books. Her writing has appeared in numerous magazines and literary journals. She lives outside of Boston with her husband, daughter, and happily active young son.

Anthony Rao, Ph.D., has more than twenty years of experience working with young boys from all over the country, both at Harvard Medical School and in his own practice, Behavioral Solutions. He holds a doctorate in psychology from Vanderbilt University and has trained medical residents and interns at Children's Hospital in Boston.

Reviews

"Rao deftly admonishes quick fix psychiatrists and anxious parents to more patiently deal with children's growth and problems even if their youngsters are not developing at the speed of light...Rao's practical book...is filled with case by case examples of children trying to find their way."--Global Province: The Martketplace of Ideas
"Parents are often overhwhelmed when struggling with the behavior of growing boys. Dr. Anthony Rao provides the kind of customized wisdom that comes from decades of clinical practice and--most important--success for boys at home and at school. This book is an invaluable contribution for those families in need."--Jerome Groopman, MD, Racanati professor, Harvard Medical School; author of How Doctors Think
"This book offers clear understanding of the various and varied ways boys grow and develop into healthy, well-adjusted adults. Many of the modern obstacles to this development--and the parental confusion they cause--fall away after one reads Dr. Rao's compassionate, specific, problem-solving book."--Michael Gurian, author of The Purpose of Boys