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ADA and Your Rights at School and Work, ed. , v.
ADA and Your Rights at School and Work, ed. , v.

ADA and Your Rights at School and Work, ed. , v.

Young people with disabilities often face challenges as they prepare for middle school, high school, and the workplace. This volume reassures youth with disabilities that they aren't alone and helps them understand, and use, their rights under the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). Includes detailed yet accessible explanations of the ADA and how it applies to them, and tips to help them obtain accommodations they need as students, employees, and members of the community.

Adaptive Sports and the Paralympic Games, ed. , v.
Adaptive Sports and the Paralympic Games, ed. , v.

Adaptive Sports and the Paralympic Games, ed. , v.

Thanks to technological innovations and changing attitudes, people with disabilities are able to participate in a wide range of physical activity. This volume looks at more than thirty-five adaptive sports that provide modifications to allow people with disabilities to live an active lifestyle. It also explores the Paralympics, which offers disabled athletes the chance to compete with their peers from across the globe while building their confidence and self-esteem.

Addicted to Opioids, ed. , v.
Addicted to Opioids, ed. , v.

Addicted to Opioids, ed. , v.

This book presents a realistic picture of addiction, the effects of addiction on people’s lives, and how addiction can be overcome. America is facing an opioid epidemic; every day 130 people die from an opioid overdose.

Addicted to Social Media, ed. , v.
Addicted to Social Media, ed. , v.

Addicted to Social Media, ed. , v.

This book presents a realistic picture of addiction, the effects of addiction on people’s lives, and how addiction can be overcome. For some users, social media has grown into a consuming addiction that can have significant negative effects on their lives.

Addicted to Video Games, ed. , v.
Addicted to Video Games, ed. , v.

Addicted to Video Games, ed. , v.

This book presents a realistic picture of addiction, the effects of addiction on people’s lives, and how addiction can be overcome. According to the World Health Organization, between four and five million people are addicted to video games in the United States alone.

Adoptive Families, ed. , v.
Adoptive Families, ed. , v.

Adoptive Families, ed. , v.

This book presents an authentic look at how American families are changing, and helps teen readers understand what it's like to be part of an adoptive family.

Anxiety and Depression Information for Teens, ed. , v.
Anxiety and Depression Information for Teens, ed. , v.

Anxiety and Depression Information for Teens, ed. , v.

This book covers the basics of the teen brain and gives insight into teen mental-health, anxiety, and depression. It explains five major types of anxiety, and other types, including generalized anxiety disorder (GAD), obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD), panic disorder, posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD), etc. Includes causes of anxiety disorders and depression, diagnosis and treatment options, and discusses bullying, peer pressure, and how to manage anxiety and depression.

Anxiety and Panic Attacks, ed. , v.
Anxiety and Panic Attacks, ed. , v.

Anxiety and Panic Attacks, ed. , v.

This book tackles readers' questions regarding anxiety and panic attacks, dispelling misconceptions and examining real-world scenarios that highlight important concepts and controversies.

Anxiety and Panic Disorders, ed. , v.
Anxiety and Panic Disorders, ed. , v.

Anxiety and Panic Disorders, ed. , v.

This book explains different types of anxiety disorders, how to recognize and treat them, as well as diagnosis and treatment options.

Beating Bullying Against Teens with Disabilities, ed. , v.
Beating Bullying Against Teens with Disabilities, ed. , v.

Beating Bullying Against Teens with Disabilities, ed. , v.

Teens with disabilities have an increased risk of being bullied and need help addressing and overcoming the unique forms of bullying they face. This resource combines information about basic protections under the ADA, ways teens with disabilities are bullied, and anti-bullying strategies. Emphasis is on safety, and letting students know where to turn to assert their rights. When they have tools to combat bullying, they feel empowered and thrive in all aspects of their lives.

Bullying, ed. , v.
Bullying, ed. , v.

Bullying, ed. , v.

In recent years, the topic of bullying has been making headlines. The different types of bullying including verbal, social, and physical bullying have serious effects. With greater access to the digital world, teenagers will also encounter cyberbullying. This book is an essential guide for teenagers, whether they're the one being bullied or the one doing the bullying. Includes easy-to-understand language, fact boxes, and lists of online resources.

COVID-19 and the Challenges of the New Normal, ed. , v.
COVID-19 and the Challenges of the New Normal, ed. , v.

COVID-19 and the Challenges of the New Normal, ed. , v.

This book examines how COVID-19 has upended schools, workplaces, and every aspect of daily life. This new normal has brought unimagined and ongoing challenges.

Coping When a Parent Has PTSD, ed. , v.
Coping When a Parent Has PTSD, ed. , v.

Coping When a Parent Has PTSD, ed. , v.

This book examines how PTSD affects individuals and families and empowers youth to cope with the PTSD of a parent. It explores root causes and provides tools for mitigating the sometimes-considerable stress of having a parent with PTSD, including personal and family therapy.

Coping When a Parent Has a Disability, ed. , v.
Coping When a Parent Has a Disability, ed. , v.

Coping When a Parent Has a Disability, ed. , v.

This book presents multiple aspects of disability in a mainstream culture, and how to deal with complications resulting from a parent's disability. It provides a guide for developing resilience and finding a voice. Special features include a segment on Myths and Facts, as well as an Ask the Specialist section.

Coping When a Parent Is Incarcerated, ed. , v.
Coping When a Parent Is Incarcerated, ed. , v.

Coping When a Parent Is Incarcerated, ed. , v.

This book combines objective facts with sensible guidance to navigate the subject of incarceration as it affects or has involved a parental figure. It informs both those wishing to learn more in order to help a friend or classmate, and those struggling with parents in the system. Special features include Myths and Facts and 10 Great Questions to Ask a Specialist.

Coping with ADD/ADHD and ODD, ed. , v.
Coping with ADD/ADHD and ODD, ed. , v.

Coping with ADD/ADHD and ODD, ed. , v.

This book offers straightforward information about ADHD, as well as oppositional defiant disorder (ODD), which affects many people with and without ADHD. Readers will learn about diagnosis procedures, treatment options, and empowering strategies to thrive at home, school, and beyond.

Coping with Bipolar Disorder, ed. , v.
Coping with Bipolar Disorder, ed. , v.

Coping with Bipolar Disorder, ed. , v.

This book can help readers tackle this illness head on, while finding ways to find greater stability and fulfillment in life. It includes real-life stories as well as practical advice and solutions.

Coping with Body Shaming, ed. , v.
Coping with Body Shaming, ed. , v.

Coping with Body Shaming, ed. , v.

This book provides insight into the sources of body shaming, how to confront someone who body shames, and ways to cultivate a positive body image. A Myths and Facts sidebar helps correct misconceptions about whom body shaming affects, and 10 Great Questions to Ask a Counselor shares common queries for specialists who deal with body shaming and the issues that come with it.

Coping with Breakups and Jealousy, ed. , v.
Coping with Breakups and Jealousy, ed. , v.

Coping with Breakups and Jealousy, ed. , v.

This book helps teens with the sometimes intense emotions surrounding getting together and splitting up, empowering readers to solve their problems constructively, with empathy, and to seek help from others when necessary.

Coping with Cyberbullying, ed. , v.
Coping with Cyberbullying, ed. , v.

Coping with Cyberbullying, ed. , v.

This book explores the alienation and rejection many youth experience from cyberbullying, a form of abuse that takes many forms and is often accompanied by social exclusion, physical abuse, and other perils.

Coping with Depression, ed. , v.
Coping with Depression, ed. , v.

Coping with Depression, ed. , v.

This book can help readers understand this complex illness and offers guidance for coping with their own depression as well as that of friends and family. Filled with solid facts and encouraging advice.

Coping with Eating Disorders, ed. , v.
Coping with Eating Disorders, ed. , v.

Coping with Eating Disorders, ed. , v.

This guide provides straightforward information about what triggers disorders like anorexia nervosa, bulimia nervosa, and binge-eating disorder; how to spot them in a loved one; signs of an impending relapse; and steps toward recovery. Readers will also learn about lesser-known eating disorders like avoidant/restrictive food intake disorder, pica, and rumination disorder.

Coping with Hate Crimes, ed. , v.
Coping with Hate Crimes, ed. , v.

Coping with Hate Crimes, ed. , v.

This book explores what motivates hate crimes, including those committed against people of color, immigrants, LGBTQ+ communities, women, and other marginalized groups, and puts them in the broader context of U.S. history and society. Readers will learn strategies for coping with hate crimes in their own lives and come away with a comprehensive understanding of the influence of hate crimes on various communities.

Coping with Hate and Intolerance, ed. , v.
Coping with Hate and Intolerance, ed. , v.

Coping with Hate and Intolerance, ed. , v.

This book defines hate and intolerance, explores the reasons some people express hate toward others, and gives readers a blueprint for recognizing and deflecting hate with nonviolence and kindness.

Coping with Homelessness, ed. , v.
Coping with Homelessness, ed. , v.

Coping with Homelessness, ed. , v.

This book discusses the particular stresses faced by homeless teens as a result of poverty, natural disasters, and other causes.

Coping with Life in Homeless Shelters, ed. , v.
Coping with Life in Homeless Shelters, ed. , v.

Coping with Life in Homeless Shelters, ed. , v.

This book details the skills that can help teens cope with living in a homeless shelter and outlines the ways and tools for moving beyond it. Included with the text is a Myths and Facts and Ask the Specialist section.

Coping with Social Media Anxiety, ed. , v.
Coping with Social Media Anxiety, ed. , v.

Coping with Social Media Anxiety, ed. , v.

This book offers a comprehensive yet accessible introduction to the concept of social media anxiety, dispels many widespread myths and replaces them with up-to-date facts, while helping readers identify whether they are experiencing social media anxiety and offering them reliable strategies for dealing with it if they are. A Myths and Facts sidebar is also included.

Coping with Stress, ed. , v.
Coping with Stress, ed. , v.

Coping with Stress, ed. , v.

This book explains to readers the physiological reactions happening in their bodies when they are stressed, and the sometimes serious health consequences. Readers will understand common stressors, the differences between negative and positive coping strategies, and when it's time to ask for professional help.

Coping with a Learning Disability, ed. , v.
Coping with a Learning Disability, ed. , v.

Coping with a Learning Disability, ed. , v.

This book introduces readers to the many labels used to describe conditions that affect attention, memory, coordination, social, and emotional skills. Readers will learn to recognize symptoms and common misconceptions, and get advice on how to cope with a learning disability. A list of valuable organizations and websites is included.

Dealing with Anxiety Disorder, ed. , v.
Dealing with Anxiety Disorder, ed. , v.

Dealing with Anxiety Disorder, ed. , v.

For people with anxiety disorder, worry can take over their lives. This book explores what this disorder is like, how it affects people's lives, and todays best treatment options.

Dealing with Bipolar Disorder, ed. , v.
Dealing with Bipolar Disorder, ed. , v.

Dealing with Bipolar Disorder, ed. , v.

People with bipolar disorder go through dramatic mood swings; they might feel happy and energetic at one time and severely depressed at another. This book explores what this disorder is like, how it affects people's lives, and todays best treatment options.

Dealing with Cyberbullying, ed. , v.
Dealing with Cyberbullying, ed. , v.

Dealing with Cyberbullying, ed. , v.

This book discusses how to prevent the growing problem of cyberbullying, and presents ideas for how teens can help themselves and others mitigate cyberbullying's effects.

Dealing with Eating Disorders, ed. , v.
Dealing with Eating Disorders, ed. , v.

Dealing with Eating Disorders, ed. , v.

This book shares critical information about the treatment and prevention of eating disorders. Through the use of statistics, true stories of survivors, and more, young readers feel informed, less alone, and more equipped to seek treatment.

Dealing with Eating Disorders, ed. , v.
Dealing with Eating Disorders, ed. , v.

Dealing with Eating Disorders, ed. , v.

Those with eating disorders have an unhealthy relationship with the food they eat; the disorders are often connected to issues of fitness and body image. This book explores what these disorders are like, how they affect people’s lives, and todays best treatment options.

Dealing with Opioid Misuse, ed. , v.
Dealing with Opioid Misuse, ed. , v.

Dealing with Opioid Misuse, ed. , v.

This book presents readers with the latest information about the opioid crisis in the United States, as well as essential prevention and treatment strategies.

Dealing with Psychotic Disorders, ed. , v.
Dealing with Psychotic Disorders, ed. , v.

Dealing with Psychotic Disorders, ed. , v.

Those with psychotic disorders can see or hear things that do not exist in reality. This book explores what these disorders are like, how they affect people’s lives, and todays best treatment options.

Dealing with Self-Injury Disorder, ed. , v.
Dealing with Self-Injury Disorder, ed. , v.

Dealing with Self-Injury Disorder, ed. , v.

People with self-injury disorder are compelled to harm themselves to cope with anxiety or pain. This book explores what this disorder is like, how it affects people’s lives, and todays best treatment options.

Dealing with Sexual Harassment, ed. , v.
Dealing with Sexual Harassment, ed. , v.

Dealing with Sexual Harassment, ed. , v.

This book helps young readers define sexual harassment, which is the first step to combating the problem as both a potential victim of sexual harassment and as a potential perpetrator, and provides strategies for addressing harassment and information on where to turn for help.

Dealing with Suicidal Thoughts, ed. , v.
Dealing with Suicidal Thoughts, ed. , v.

Dealing with Suicidal Thoughts, ed. , v.

This book provides resources for young readers on how to manage depression and suicidal impulses, as well as how to heal from the terrible tragedy of losing someone to suicide.

Dealing with Teen Pregnancy, ed. , v.
Dealing with Teen Pregnancy, ed. , v.

Dealing with Teen Pregnancy, ed. , v.

This book presents an objective and respectful look at both how to prevent teen pregnancy and how to thrive as a teen parent. It also emphasizes making informed health decisions and demonstrates the importance of a high school and college education for teen parents.

Depression, ed. , v.
Depression, ed. , v.

Depression, ed. , v.

Teen years are often plagued by low self-esteem, stress, and anxiety. Sometimes these issues can indicate a deeper mental health problem: depression. One in five teens will struggle with depression at some point during adolescence. This guide shows how to identify depression and offers coping strategies and how/where to get support. It includes relatable examples, is accessible and nonjudgmental, and provides gentle support for one’s own mood disorder or that of a loved one.

Drama for Students, ed. , v. 33
Drama for Students, ed. , v. 33

Drama for Students, ed. , v. 33

Provides critical overviews of the most-studied plays of all time periods, nations, and cultures. Includes discussions of themes, characters, critical reception, dramatic devices and traditions as well as cultural and historical context.

Everything You Need to Know About Alcoholism, ed. , v.
Everything You Need to Know About Alcoholism, ed. , v.

Everything You Need to Know About Alcoholism, ed. , v.

This introduction to the disease of alcoholism offers readers a compelling look at how alcohol use disorder affects both those who abuse alcohol and their families. Topics include the warning signs of alcoholism, the factors leading to alcohol use disorder, and where to turn to get help for addiction problems, including Alcoholics Anonymous.

Everything You Need to Know About Anger Management, ed. , v.
Everything You Need to Know About Anger Management, ed. , v.

Everything You Need to Know About Anger Management, ed. , v.

This book provides information and guidance for managing anger, as well as strategies for dealing with anger triggers and improving communication skills.

Everything You Need to Know About Domestic Violence, ed. , v.
Everything You Need to Know About Domestic Violence, ed. , v.

Everything You Need to Know About Domestic Violence, ed. , v.

This book covers physical abuse as well as other forms of abuse that are harder to spot, such as psychological, emotional, financial, and sexual abuse. Readers will learn how to read the signs that a relationship is abusive, understand the abuser’s mindset, and learn strategies for getting free and breaking the cycle of abuse.

Everything You Need to Know About Living in a Blended Family, ed. , v.
Everything You Need to Know About Living in a Blended Family, ed. , v.

Everything You Need to Know About Living in a Blended Family, ed. , v.

This book delivers the scoop on what it’s like to learn to be part of a whole new family unit. Covering a range of scenarios, it provides advice for readers who may be moving away from a beloved parent, dealing with jealousy over a new sibling, coping with custody battles, or being abused by a step-parent.

Everything You Need to Know About Mindfulness, ed. , v.
Everything You Need to Know About Mindfulness, ed. , v.

Everything You Need to Know About Mindfulness, ed. , v.

This guide helps teens understand the power of mindfulness, which is focusing the mind and living in the present. It walks them through simple, step-by-step exercises, and shows them how to use these strategies to tackle common life challenges, including tests, presentations, athletic performances, and insomnia.

Everything You Need to Know About Reporting Sexual Assault, ed. , v.
Everything You Need to Know About Reporting Sexual Assault, ed. , v.

Everything You Need to Know About Reporting Sexual Assault, ed. , v.

This book provides vital information on defining and reporting sexual assault. Concepts such as consent, coercion, and bystander intervention are presented in straightforward prose that gives the reader insight into this challenging subject matter. Readers will learn specifics about what to expect throughout the reporting process, and how to overcome common obstacles to reporting.

Everything You Need to Know About Smoking, Vaping, and Your Health, ed. , v.
Everything You Need to Know About Smoking, Vaping, and Your Health, ed. , v.

Everything You Need to Know About Smoking, Vaping, and Your Health, ed. , v.

This book delivers facts about the differences between smoking and vaping, effects on their short-term and long-term health, and how addiction works. Readers will learn strategies for dealing with peer pressure, how to handle addiction, and how to quit smoking altogether.

Everything You Need to Know About Stress and Depression, ed. , v.
Everything You Need to Know About Stress and Depression, ed. , v.

Everything You Need to Know About Stress and Depression, ed. , v.

This book describes the universal topic of dealing with emotions for an adolescent audience. It equips modern teenagers with an understanding of the mechanics behind stress and depression and gives them advice for dealing with these issues.

Everything You Need to Know About Suicide and Self-Harm, ed. , v.
Everything You Need to Know About Suicide and Self-Harm, ed. , v.

Everything You Need to Know About Suicide and Self-Harm, ed. , v.

This guide provides self-care tips as well as advice on how to help a loved one who suffers from depression. Readers will learn to recognize self-harming tendencies, understand the connections between suicide and self-harm, and learn strategies for coping with depression.

Everything You Need to Know About the Risks of Marijuana, ed. , v.
Everything You Need to Know About the Risks of Marijuana, ed. , v.

Everything You Need to Know About the Risks of Marijuana, ed. , v.

This book shows that smoking marijuana affects school performance, causes lung and heart problems, and makes emotional difficulties like anxiety even worse. Thought-provoking text addresses pressing issues such as the dangers of combining alcohol and marijuana, how marijuana use is glamorized in the media, and how peers affect one's drug use.

Foster Families, ed. , v.
Foster Families, ed. , v.

Foster Families, ed. , v.

This book presents an authentic look at the phenomenon of foster families, and helps teen readers learn what it's like to live in a family with foster parents.

Hanging Out, ed. , v.
Hanging Out, ed. , v.

Hanging Out, ed. , v.

This book explores socialization and enjoying downtime with friends as an activity we regularly participate in but often take for granted. It applies theories and concepts from psychology and sociology to explain the functions, benefits, harms, and consequences of how we spend our free time. Readers will learn about the many forms of socializing, discover why socializing is so important, and understand the positive and negative effects of socializing.

Health, Illness, and Death in the Time of COVID-19, ed. , v.
Health, Illness, and Death in the Time of COVID-19, ed. , v.

Health, Illness, and Death in the Time of COVID-19, ed. , v.

This book examines how researchers are learning more every day about how COVID-19 kills, how it spreads, why certain groups are affected more than others, how it can be slowed, and how it can be stopped.

Learning Disabilities Information for Teens, ed. 3, v.
Learning Disabilities Information for Teens, ed. 3, v.

Learning Disabilities Information for Teens, ed. 3, v.

This updated edition describes early learning, different kinds of learning disabilities, common signs, causes, and diagnostic procedures, and how other disabilities and chronic conditions can affect learning. Includes information on academic issues, such as homework, study habits, and assistive technology, plus coping tips and facts about laws designed to protect the rights of people with learning disabilities. Also lists helpful online apps, games and additional resources.

Living a Healthy Lifestyle, ed. , v.
Living a Healthy Lifestyle, ed. , v.

Living a Healthy Lifestyle, ed. , v.

This book provides real-world examples, relevant facts, and fully documented quotes from teens and experts for youth’s who are looking for a healthy lifestyle that keeps them feeling fit and well and able to bounce back quickly from illness or injury.

Major Depressive Disorder, ed. , v.
Major Depressive Disorder, ed. , v.

Major Depressive Disorder, ed. , v.

This book discusses depressive disorders, including symptoms, diagnosis, and treatment options, how depression occurs, and advancements researchers have made toward a cure.

Mindfulness and Meditation, ed. , v.
Mindfulness and Meditation, ed. , v.

Mindfulness and Meditation, ed. , v.

This guide provides information for readers interested in the contemporary practice of, and research behind, mindfulness and meditation. It explores definitions of mindfulness and meditation, offers solutions for successfully incorporating them into our often-chaotic lives, and explains their many practical applications and benefits for practitioners.

Multiracial Families, ed. , v.
Multiracial Families, ed. , v.

Multiracial Families, ed. , v.

This book presents an authentic look at how American families are changing, and helps teen readers understand what it's like to be part of a multiracial family.

Networking for Teens with Disabilities and Their Allies, ed. , v.
Networking for Teens with Disabilities and Their Allies, ed. , v.

Networking for Teens with Disabilities and Their Allies, ed. , v.

Having friends may help teens with disabilities overcome obstacles like stigmatization, a significant issue for them. Other topics include what it means to be an ally, how teens with disabilities can use social media to connect, and the importance of using health care providers for support. Bolstered by data from recent journal articles, this volume offers teens with disabilities the tools to expand their network and form relationships that lead to more fulfilling lives.

Novels for Students, ed. , v. 51
Novels for Students, ed. , v. 51

Novels for Students, ed. , v. 51

Provides critical overviews of novels from various cultures and time periods. Includes discussions of plot, characters, themes and structure as well as the work's cultural and historical significance.

Online Shaming and Bullying, ed. , v.
Online Shaming and Bullying, ed. , v.

Online Shaming and Bullying, ed. , v.

This book explores how the internet has changed the way people can express their intolerance toward others, and how online bullying can hurt people in real life. It examines the history behind these problems, the effects of these issues on society, and ongoing efforts toward preventing online shaming and bullying.

PTSD and Coping with Trauma Information for Teens, ed. , v.
PTSD and Coping with Trauma Information for Teens, ed. , v.

PTSD and Coping with Trauma Information for Teens, ed. , v.

This book examines the prevalence of Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) in teens, and the populations at risk of PTSD. It provides updated information about different types of trauma such as adverse experiences, childhood abuse, physical abuse, sexual abuse, emotional, and psychological abuse.

Peterson's® SAT® Prep Guide 1600, ed. , v.
Peterson's® SAT® Prep Guide 1600, ed. , v.

Peterson's® SAT® Prep Guide 1600, ed. , v.

This book acts as your test-prep coach and indispensable guide for achieving your target scores on test day. Designed by exam experts to help you master every aspect of the SAT exam, it includes comprehensive coverage of the entire SAT exam format, as well as in-depth, rigorous test review, expert tips, advice, and strategies, and challenging, effective test practice.

Peterson's® SAT® Prep Guide 2017, ed. , v.
Peterson's® SAT® Prep Guide 2017, ed. , v.

Peterson's® SAT® Prep Guide 2017, ed. , v.

This guide provides full-length practice tests, additional exercise sections, practice questions, and expert strategies to help score high on the SAT® exam. With chapter summaries and bulleted road maps, it creates a user-friendly experience that makes it easy to prepare for the test at your own pace.

Peterson's® SAT® Prep Guide ASAP, ed. , v.
Peterson's® SAT® Prep Guide ASAP, ed. , v.

Peterson's® SAT® Prep Guide ASAP, ed. , v.

This guide offers busy students a structured, practical approach to earning top scores in just 30 days or less. It includes a Diagnostic Test to determine strengths and weaknesses to help students focus their study efforts in whatever time they have before taking the exam. In addition, students will benefit from access to one online full-length practice test.

Single-Parent Families, ed. , v.
Single-Parent Families, ed. , v.

Single-Parent Families, ed. , v.

This book presents an authentic look at the phenomenon of single-parent families, and helps teen readers learn what it's like to live in a single-parent family.

Sleep Information for Teens, ed. 2, v.
Sleep Information for Teens, ed. 2, v.

Sleep Information for Teens, ed. 2, v.

Provides facts about sleep and sleep requirements for teens. Explains the biological processes involved in sleep and discusses circadian rhythms, dreaming, sleep hygiene, and sleep disorders, including insomnia, delayed sleep phase syndrome, sleep apnea, narcolepsy, restless legs syndrome, sleep walking, and enuresis (bedwetting). Covers sleep deprivation, explaining the physical and mental consequences of inadequate sleep.

Stress and Anxiety, ed. , v.
Stress and Anxiety, ed. , v.

Stress and Anxiety, ed. , v.

Impressing their followers on social media, maintaining healthy friendships, and acing tests are just a few sources of stress and anxiety for teens today. About one in three teens between 13 and 18 years old will experience an anxiety disorder and about 31 percent report feeling overwhelmed due to stress. This book offers information, support, and coping techniques for teens experiencing stress and anxiety. Includes photographs and relatable stories.

Suicide Prevention Information for Teens, ed. 4, v.
Suicide Prevention Information for Teens, ed. 4, v.

Suicide Prevention Information for Teens, ed. 4, v.

Provides updated information about suicide risks, causes, and prevention for teens. Discusses mental health disorders and life-threatening behaviors linked to suicide risk, including depression, bipolar disorder, anxiety disorders, schizophrenia, substance abuse, and self-injury.

Surviving Bullies and Mean Teens, ed. , v.
Surviving Bullies and Mean Teens, ed. , v.

Surviving Bullies and Mean Teens, ed. , v.

This book explains how bullying happens and offers solutions for teens to get through it safely.

Surviving a First Breakup, ed. , v.
Surviving a First Breakup, ed. , v.

Surviving a First Breakup, ed. , v.

This book explains how teens can end a relationship with their significant other with compassion and sensitivity, how to handle the emotional roller coaster of a breakup, and the different ways to heal and move forward.

Teen Guide to Mental Health, ed. , v.
Teen Guide to Mental Health, ed. , v.

Teen Guide to Mental Health, ed. , v.

This book examines how teens have learned to cope with and survive a wide array of personal, social, and other issues, learning to cope with and survive these often-stressful trials and tribulations of modern youth.

Teen Guide to Volunteering, ed. , v.
Teen Guide to Volunteering, ed. , v.

Teen Guide to Volunteering, ed. , v.

This book examines the benefits of volunteerism, and shows how volunteering can reduce stress, combat depression, and provide a person with a sense of purpose.

Teen Suicide, ed. , v.
Teen Suicide, ed. , v.

Teen Suicide, ed. , v.

The rate of teens who struggle with suicidal ideation is increasing. This book explores risk factors for teens of varying backgrounds and how to identify warning signs for someone who is suicidal. It addresses mental health, stigma in society, and the efforts to provide preventive measures and raise awareness for teen mental health.

Teens Talk About Anxiety and Depression, ed. , v.
Teens Talk About Anxiety and Depression, ed. , v.

Teens Talk About Anxiety and Depression, ed. , v.

This book offers advice for young people dealing with their own mental health issues or those of a loved one. A compilation of true stories by young adults facing the challenges of anxiety and depression, the book features compelling first-person accounts of panic attacks, suicidal depression, and self-harm, among other topics.

Teens Talk About Body Image and Eating Disorders, ed. , v.
Teens Talk About Body Image and Eating Disorders, ed. , v.

Teens Talk About Body Image and Eating Disorders, ed. , v.

In first-person accounts, young adults discuss their efforts to overcome challenges including anorexia nervosa, bulimia nervosa, and binge-eating disorder.

Teens Talk About Drugs and Alcohol, ed. , v.
Teens Talk About Drugs and Alcohol, ed. , v.

Teens Talk About Drugs and Alcohol, ed. , v.

In this book, young adults offer true-life tales that detail the price of addiction. Many of these first-person accounts highlight the fallout from a loved one's substance abuse issues, such as estrangement, neglect, and abuse.

Teens Talk About Family Issues, ed. , v.
Teens Talk About Family Issues, ed. , v.

Teens Talk About Family Issues, ed. , v.

This book contains first person narratives of teens confronting issues including adoption, divorce and illness and family problems.

Teens Talk About Leadership and Activism, ed. , v.
Teens Talk About Leadership and Activism, ed. , v.

Teens Talk About Leadership and Activism, ed. , v.

This book contains first-person accounts of young adults finding their way as leaders and activists. The volume offers narratives that deal with topics including the influence a teacher has on a student, the importance of teamwork while participating in an artistic performance, and the impact that attending a rally against genocide has on a young adult

Teens Talk About Learning Disabilities and Differences, ed. , v.
Teens Talk About Learning Disabilities and Differences, ed. , v.

Teens Talk About Learning Disabilities and Differences, ed. , v.

This book contains first-person accounts of teens struggling with attention-deficit disorder, dyslexia, Asperger's, and other issues.

Teens Talk About Self-Esteem and Self-Confidence, ed. , v.
Teens Talk About Self-Esteem and Self-Confidence, ed. , v.

Teens Talk About Self-Esteem and Self-Confidence, ed. , v.

This book contains true stories of teens dealing with issues such as the stinging criticism of their peers, stage fright, and the sense of isolation one can feel even in a large group of people.

Teens Talk About Suicide, Death, and Grieving, ed. , v.
Teens Talk About Suicide, Death, and Grieving, ed. , v.

Teens Talk About Suicide, Death, and Grieving, ed. , v.

This book contains first-person narratives of young adults coping with the death of someone close to them. As these teens work through their grief, they find strength within themselves while they struggle to move on from these tragedies.

Teens and Anxiety, ed. , v.
Teens and Anxiety, ed. , v.

Teens and Anxiety, ed. , v.

Many teens have social and environmental factors in their lives that lead to high levels of anxiety. This book explores the physical and mental effects of anxiety, how anxiety impacts society, and how to treat anxiety through therapy and other measures.

Teens and Cyberbullying, ed. , v.
Teens and Cyberbullying, ed. , v.

Teens and Cyberbullying, ed. , v.

The internet and social media have changed the way teens experience bullying. Though the bullying takes place in cyberspace, it can have real physical and mental effects on teens’ health. This book explores why cyberbullying is so prevalent, the impact it has on society, and methods for preventing cyberbullying.

Teens and Depression, ed. , v.
Teens and Depression, ed. , v.

Teens and Depression, ed. , v.

The rate of teens who struggle with depression is increasing. This book explores risk factors for teens of varying backgrounds and how medical professionals identify and diagnose depressive disorders. It addresses mental health, stigma in society, and the efforts to provide preventive measures and raise awareness for teen mental health.

Tobacco and e-Cigarette Information for Teens, ed. 4, v.
Tobacco and e-Cigarette Information for Teens, ed. 4, v.

Tobacco and e-Cigarette Information for Teens, ed. 4, v.

This book offers updated information about the health consequences associated with smoking and other forms of tobacco use. It explains cultural influences, methods by which nicotine is consumed, and cancers and other health concerns and diseases associated with the use of tobacco. Discusses e-cigarettes and vaping, plus ways to prepare and quit smoking, tools and products to help, nicotine replacement therapy, and tips for dealing with the effects of nicotine withdrawal.

Understanding Addiction, ed. , v.
Understanding Addiction, ed. , v.

Understanding Addiction, ed. , v.

This book explores what causes addiction, how addiction can affect people's lives, and how it can be treated. An infographic, resources to aid in further research section, and source notes are also included.

Understanding Anxiety, ed. , v.
Understanding Anxiety, ed. , v.

Understanding Anxiety, ed. , v.

This book explores what anxiety feels like, how it can affect people's lives, and how it can be treated. An infographic, resources to aid in further research section, and source notes are also included.

Understanding Bipolar Disorder, ed. , v.
Understanding Bipolar Disorder, ed. , v.

Understanding Bipolar Disorder, ed. , v.

This book explores what bipolar disorder is like, how it can affect people's lives, and how it can be treated. An infographic, resources to aid in further research section, and source notes are also included.

Understanding Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder, ed. , v.
Understanding Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder, ed. , v.

Understanding Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder, ed. , v.

This book explores what obsessive-compulsive disorder is like, how it can affect people's lives, and how it can be treated. An infographic, resources to aid in further research section, and source notes are also included.

Understanding Panic Attacks, ed. , v.
Understanding Panic Attacks, ed. , v.

Understanding Panic Attacks, ed. , v.

This book explores what causes panic attacks, how they can affect people's lives, and how they can be treated. An infographic, resources to aid in further research section, and source notes are also included.

Understanding Self-Image and Confidence, ed. , v.
Understanding Self-Image and Confidence, ed. , v.

Understanding Self-Image and Confidence, ed. , v.

In this book, readers learn about self-image, the mental picture that each person has of himself or herself. Psychologists explain that a person’s self-image is the product of the thinking self; it is the way each individual organizes all the facts that have been acquired over the years.

What is ADHD?, ed. , v.
What is ADHD?, ed. , v.

What is ADHD?, ed. , v.

This book explores attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), how it affects teens, and the available treatment options. A graphic that presents key information visually, source notes, and resources to aid in further research are also included.

What is Autism?, ed. , v.
What is Autism?, ed. , v.

What is Autism?, ed. , v.

This book explores autism, how it affects teens, and how it is managed. A graphic that presents key information visually, source notes, and resources to aid in further research are also included.

What is Borderline Personality Disorder?, ed. , v.
What is Borderline Personality Disorder?, ed. , v.

What is Borderline Personality Disorder?, ed. , v.

This book explores borderline personality disorder, how it affects teens, and the available treatment options. A graphic that presents key information visually, source notes, and resources to aid in further research are also included.

What is Substance Use Disorder?, ed. , v.
What is Substance Use Disorder?, ed. , v.

What is Substance Use Disorder?, ed. , v.

This book explores substance use disorder, how it affects teens, and the available treatment options. A graphic that presents key information visually, source notes, and resources to aid in further research are also included.

Social Science

ADA and Your Rights at School and Work, ed. , v.
ADA and Your Rights at School and Work, ed. , v.

ADA and Your Rights at School and Work, ed. , v.

Young people with disabilities often face challenges as they prepare for middle school, high school, and the workplace. This volume reassures youth with disabilities that they aren't alone and helps them understand, and use, their rights under the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). Includes detailed yet accessible explanations of the ADA and how it applies to them, and tips to help them obtain accommodations they need as students, employees, and members of the community.

Adaptive Sports and the Paralympic Games, ed. , v.
Adaptive Sports and the Paralympic Games, ed. , v.

Adaptive Sports and the Paralympic Games, ed. , v.

Thanks to technological innovations and changing attitudes, people with disabilities are able to participate in a wide range of physical activity. This volume looks at more than thirty-five adaptive sports that provide modifications to allow people with disabilities to live an active lifestyle. It also explores the Paralympics, which offers disabled athletes the chance to compete with their peers from across the globe while building their confidence and self-esteem.

Adoptive Families, ed. , v.
Adoptive Families, ed. , v.

Adoptive Families, ed. , v.

This book presents an authentic look at how American families are changing, and helps teen readers understand what it's like to be part of an adoptive family.

Beating Bullying Against Teens with Disabilities, ed. , v.
Beating Bullying Against Teens with Disabilities, ed. , v.

Beating Bullying Against Teens with Disabilities, ed. , v.

Teens with disabilities have an increased risk of being bullied and need help addressing and overcoming the unique forms of bullying they face. This resource combines information about basic protections under the ADA, ways teens with disabilities are bullied, and anti-bullying strategies. Emphasis is on safety, and letting students know where to turn to assert their rights. When they have tools to combat bullying, they feel empowered and thrive in all aspects of their lives.

Bullying, ed. , v.
Bullying, ed. , v.

Bullying, ed. , v.

In recent years, the topic of bullying has been making headlines. The different types of bullying including verbal, social, and physical bullying have serious effects. With greater access to the digital world, teenagers will also encounter cyberbullying. This book is an essential guide for teenagers, whether they're the one being bullied or the one doing the bullying. Includes easy-to-understand language, fact boxes, and lists of online resources.

COVID-19 and the Challenges of the New Normal, ed. , v.
COVID-19 and the Challenges of the New Normal, ed. , v.

COVID-19 and the Challenges of the New Normal, ed. , v.

This book examines how COVID-19 has upended schools, workplaces, and every aspect of daily life. This new normal has brought unimagined and ongoing challenges.

Coping When a Parent Has PTSD, ed. , v.
Coping When a Parent Has PTSD, ed. , v.

Coping When a Parent Has PTSD, ed. , v.

This book examines how PTSD affects individuals and families and empowers youth to cope with the PTSD of a parent. It explores root causes and provides tools for mitigating the sometimes-considerable stress of having a parent with PTSD, including personal and family therapy.

Coping When a Parent Has a Disability, ed. , v.
Coping When a Parent Has a Disability, ed. , v.

Coping When a Parent Has a Disability, ed. , v.

This book presents multiple aspects of disability in a mainstream culture, and how to deal with complications resulting from a parent's disability. It provides a guide for developing resilience and finding a voice. Special features include a segment on Myths and Facts, as well as an Ask the Specialist section.

Coping When a Parent Is Incarcerated, ed. , v.
Coping When a Parent Is Incarcerated, ed. , v.

Coping When a Parent Is Incarcerated, ed. , v.

This book combines objective facts with sensible guidance to navigate the subject of incarceration as it affects or has involved a parental figure. It informs both those wishing to learn more in order to help a friend or classmate, and those struggling with parents in the system. Special features include Myths and Facts and 10 Great Questions to Ask a Specialist.

Coping with ADD/ADHD and ODD, ed. , v.
Coping with ADD/ADHD and ODD, ed. , v.

Coping with ADD/ADHD and ODD, ed. , v.

This book offers straightforward information about ADHD, as well as oppositional defiant disorder (ODD), which affects many people with and without ADHD. Readers will learn about diagnosis procedures, treatment options, and empowering strategies to thrive at home, school, and beyond.

Coping with Bipolar Disorder, ed. , v.
Coping with Bipolar Disorder, ed. , v.

Coping with Bipolar Disorder, ed. , v.

This book can help readers tackle this illness head on, while finding ways to find greater stability and fulfillment in life. It includes real-life stories as well as practical advice and solutions.

Coping with Body Shaming, ed. , v.
Coping with Body Shaming, ed. , v.

Coping with Body Shaming, ed. , v.

This book provides insight into the sources of body shaming, how to confront someone who body shames, and ways to cultivate a positive body image. A Myths and Facts sidebar helps correct misconceptions about whom body shaming affects, and 10 Great Questions to Ask a Counselor shares common queries for specialists who deal with body shaming and the issues that come with it.

Coping with Breakups and Jealousy, ed. , v.
Coping with Breakups and Jealousy, ed. , v.

Coping with Breakups and Jealousy, ed. , v.

This book helps teens with the sometimes intense emotions surrounding getting together and splitting up, empowering readers to solve their problems constructively, with empathy, and to seek help from others when necessary.

Coping with Cyberbullying, ed. , v.
Coping with Cyberbullying, ed. , v.

Coping with Cyberbullying, ed. , v.

This book explores the alienation and rejection many youth experience from cyberbullying, a form of abuse that takes many forms and is often accompanied by social exclusion, physical abuse, and other perils.

Coping with Depression, ed. , v.
Coping with Depression, ed. , v.

Coping with Depression, ed. , v.

This book can help readers understand this complex illness and offers guidance for coping with their own depression as well as that of friends and family. Filled with solid facts and encouraging advice.

Coping with Eating Disorders, ed. , v.
Coping with Eating Disorders, ed. , v.

Coping with Eating Disorders, ed. , v.

This guide provides straightforward information about what triggers disorders like anorexia nervosa, bulimia nervosa, and binge-eating disorder; how to spot them in a loved one; signs of an impending relapse; and steps toward recovery. Readers will also learn about lesser-known eating disorders like avoidant/restrictive food intake disorder, pica, and rumination disorder.

Coping with Hate Crimes, ed. , v.
Coping with Hate Crimes, ed. , v.

Coping with Hate Crimes, ed. , v.

This book explores what motivates hate crimes, including those committed against people of color, immigrants, LGBTQ+ communities, women, and other marginalized groups, and puts them in the broader context of U.S. history and society. Readers will learn strategies for coping with hate crimes in their own lives and come away with a comprehensive understanding of the influence of hate crimes on various communities.

Coping with Hate and Intolerance, ed. , v.
Coping with Hate and Intolerance, ed. , v.

Coping with Hate and Intolerance, ed. , v.

This book defines hate and intolerance, explores the reasons some people express hate toward others, and gives readers a blueprint for recognizing and deflecting hate with nonviolence and kindness.

Coping with Homelessness, ed. , v.
Coping with Homelessness, ed. , v.

Coping with Homelessness, ed. , v.

This book discusses the particular stresses faced by homeless teens as a result of poverty, natural disasters, and other causes.

Coping with Life in Homeless Shelters, ed. , v.
Coping with Life in Homeless Shelters, ed. , v.

Coping with Life in Homeless Shelters, ed. , v.

This book details the skills that can help teens cope with living in a homeless shelter and outlines the ways and tools for moving beyond it. Included with the text is a Myths and Facts and Ask the Specialist section.

Coping with Social Media Anxiety, ed. , v.
Coping with Social Media Anxiety, ed. , v.

Coping with Social Media Anxiety, ed. , v.

This book offers a comprehensive yet accessible introduction to the concept of social media anxiety, dispels many widespread myths and replaces them with up-to-date facts, while helping readers identify whether they are experiencing social media anxiety and offering them reliable strategies for dealing with it if they are. A Myths and Facts sidebar is also included.

Coping with Stress, ed. , v.
Coping with Stress, ed. , v.

Coping with Stress, ed. , v.

This book explains to readers the physiological reactions happening in their bodies when they are stressed, and the sometimes serious health consequences. Readers will understand common stressors, the differences between negative and positive coping strategies, and when it's time to ask for professional help.

Coping with a Learning Disability, ed. , v.
Coping with a Learning Disability, ed. , v.

Coping with a Learning Disability, ed. , v.

This book introduces readers to the many labels used to describe conditions that affect attention, memory, coordination, social, and emotional skills. Readers will learn to recognize symptoms and common misconceptions, and get advice on how to cope with a learning disability. A list of valuable organizations and websites is included.

Dealing with Anxiety Disorder, ed. , v.
Dealing with Anxiety Disorder, ed. , v.

Dealing with Anxiety Disorder, ed. , v.

For people with anxiety disorder, worry can take over their lives. This book explores what this disorder is like, how it affects people's lives, and todays best treatment options.

Dealing with Bipolar Disorder, ed. , v.
Dealing with Bipolar Disorder, ed. , v.

Dealing with Bipolar Disorder, ed. , v.

People with bipolar disorder go through dramatic mood swings; they might feel happy and energetic at one time and severely depressed at another. This book explores what this disorder is like, how it affects people's lives, and todays best treatment options.

Dealing with Cyberbullying, ed. , v.
Dealing with Cyberbullying, ed. , v.

Dealing with Cyberbullying, ed. , v.

This book discusses how to prevent the growing problem of cyberbullying, and presents ideas for how teens can help themselves and others mitigate cyberbullying's effects.

Dealing with Eating Disorders, ed. , v.
Dealing with Eating Disorders, ed. , v.

Dealing with Eating Disorders, ed. , v.

This book shares critical information about the treatment and prevention of eating disorders. Through the use of statistics, true stories of survivors, and more, young readers feel informed, less alone, and more equipped to seek treatment.

Dealing with Eating Disorders, ed. , v.
Dealing with Eating Disorders, ed. , v.

Dealing with Eating Disorders, ed. , v.

Those with eating disorders have an unhealthy relationship with the food they eat; the disorders are often connected to issues of fitness and body image. This book explores what these disorders are like, how they affect people’s lives, and todays best treatment options.

Dealing with Opioid Misuse, ed. , v.
Dealing with Opioid Misuse, ed. , v.

Dealing with Opioid Misuse, ed. , v.

This book presents readers with the latest information about the opioid crisis in the United States, as well as essential prevention and treatment strategies.

Dealing with Psychotic Disorders, ed. , v.
Dealing with Psychotic Disorders, ed. , v.

Dealing with Psychotic Disorders, ed. , v.

Those with psychotic disorders can see or hear things that do not exist in reality. This book explores what these disorders are like, how they affect people’s lives, and todays best treatment options.

Dealing with Self-Injury Disorder, ed. , v.
Dealing with Self-Injury Disorder, ed. , v.

Dealing with Self-Injury Disorder, ed. , v.

People with self-injury disorder are compelled to harm themselves to cope with anxiety or pain. This book explores what this disorder is like, how it affects people’s lives, and todays best treatment options.

Dealing with Sexual Harassment, ed. , v.
Dealing with Sexual Harassment, ed. , v.

Dealing with Sexual Harassment, ed. , v.

This book helps young readers define sexual harassment, which is the first step to combating the problem as both a potential victim of sexual harassment and as a potential perpetrator, and provides strategies for addressing harassment and information on where to turn for help.

Dealing with Suicidal Thoughts, ed. , v.
Dealing with Suicidal Thoughts, ed. , v.

Dealing with Suicidal Thoughts, ed. , v.

This book provides resources for young readers on how to manage depression and suicidal impulses, as well as how to heal from the terrible tragedy of losing someone to suicide.

Dealing with Teen Pregnancy, ed. , v.
Dealing with Teen Pregnancy, ed. , v.

Dealing with Teen Pregnancy, ed. , v.

This book presents an objective and respectful look at both how to prevent teen pregnancy and how to thrive as a teen parent. It also emphasizes making informed health decisions and demonstrates the importance of a high school and college education for teen parents.

Depression, ed. , v.
Depression, ed. , v.

Depression, ed. , v.

Teen years are often plagued by low self-esteem, stress, and anxiety. Sometimes these issues can indicate a deeper mental health problem: depression. One in five teens will struggle with depression at some point during adolescence. This guide shows how to identify depression and offers coping strategies and how/where to get support. It includes relatable examples, is accessible and nonjudgmental, and provides gentle support for one’s own mood disorder or that of a loved one.

Everything You Need to Know About Alcoholism, ed. , v.
Everything You Need to Know About Alcoholism, ed. , v.

Everything You Need to Know About Alcoholism, ed. , v.

This introduction to the disease of alcoholism offers readers a compelling look at how alcohol use disorder affects both those who abuse alcohol and their families. Topics include the warning signs of alcoholism, the factors leading to alcohol use disorder, and where to turn to get help for addiction problems, including Alcoholics Anonymous.

Everything You Need to Know About Anger Management, ed. , v.
Everything You Need to Know About Anger Management, ed. , v.

Everything You Need to Know About Anger Management, ed. , v.

This book provides information and guidance for managing anger, as well as strategies for dealing with anger triggers and improving communication skills.

Everything You Need to Know About Domestic Violence, ed. , v.
Everything You Need to Know About Domestic Violence, ed. , v.

Everything You Need to Know About Domestic Violence, ed. , v.

This book covers physical abuse as well as other forms of abuse that are harder to spot, such as psychological, emotional, financial, and sexual abuse. Readers will learn how to read the signs that a relationship is abusive, understand the abuser’s mindset, and learn strategies for getting free and breaking the cycle of abuse.

Everything You Need to Know About Living in a Blended Family, ed. , v.
Everything You Need to Know About Living in a Blended Family, ed. , v.

Everything You Need to Know About Living in a Blended Family, ed. , v.

This book delivers the scoop on what it’s like to learn to be part of a whole new family unit. Covering a range of scenarios, it provides advice for readers who may be moving away from a beloved parent, dealing with jealousy over a new sibling, coping with custody battles, or being abused by a step-parent.

Everything You Need to Know About Mindfulness, ed. , v.
Everything You Need to Know About Mindfulness, ed. , v.

Everything You Need to Know About Mindfulness, ed. , v.

This guide helps teens understand the power of mindfulness, which is focusing the mind and living in the present. It walks them through simple, step-by-step exercises, and shows them how to use these strategies to tackle common life challenges, including tests, presentations, athletic performances, and insomnia.

Everything You Need to Know About Reporting Sexual Assault, ed. , v.
Everything You Need to Know About Reporting Sexual Assault, ed. , v.

Everything You Need to Know About Reporting Sexual Assault, ed. , v.

This book provides vital information on defining and reporting sexual assault. Concepts such as consent, coercion, and bystander intervention are presented in straightforward prose that gives the reader insight into this challenging subject matter. Readers will learn specifics about what to expect throughout the reporting process, and how to overcome common obstacles to reporting.

Everything You Need to Know About Smoking, Vaping, and Your Health, ed. , v.
Everything You Need to Know About Smoking, Vaping, and Your Health, ed. , v.

Everything You Need to Know About Smoking, Vaping, and Your Health, ed. , v.

This book delivers facts about the differences between smoking and vaping, effects on their short-term and long-term health, and how addiction works. Readers will learn strategies for dealing with peer pressure, how to handle addiction, and how to quit smoking altogether.

Everything You Need to Know About Stress and Depression, ed. , v.
Everything You Need to Know About Stress and Depression, ed. , v.

Everything You Need to Know About Stress and Depression, ed. , v.

This book describes the universal topic of dealing with emotions for an adolescent audience. It equips modern teenagers with an understanding of the mechanics behind stress and depression and gives them advice for dealing with these issues.

Everything You Need to Know About Suicide and Self-Harm, ed. , v.
Everything You Need to Know About Suicide and Self-Harm, ed. , v.

Everything You Need to Know About Suicide and Self-Harm, ed. , v.

This guide provides self-care tips as well as advice on how to help a loved one who suffers from depression. Readers will learn to recognize self-harming tendencies, understand the connections between suicide and self-harm, and learn strategies for coping with depression.

Everything You Need to Know About the Risks of Marijuana, ed. , v.
Everything You Need to Know About the Risks of Marijuana, ed. , v.

Everything You Need to Know About the Risks of Marijuana, ed. , v.

This book shows that smoking marijuana affects school performance, causes lung and heart problems, and makes emotional difficulties like anxiety even worse. Thought-provoking text addresses pressing issues such as the dangers of combining alcohol and marijuana, how marijuana use is glamorized in the media, and how peers affect one's drug use.

Foster Families, ed. , v.
Foster Families, ed. , v.

Foster Families, ed. , v.

This book presents an authentic look at the phenomenon of foster families, and helps teen readers learn what it's like to live in a family with foster parents.

Hanging Out, ed. , v.
Hanging Out, ed. , v.

Hanging Out, ed. , v.

This book explores socialization and enjoying downtime with friends as an activity we regularly participate in but often take for granted. It applies theories and concepts from psychology and sociology to explain the functions, benefits, harms, and consequences of how we spend our free time. Readers will learn about the many forms of socializing, discover why socializing is so important, and understand the positive and negative effects of socializing.

Health, Illness, and Death in the Time of COVID-19, ed. , v.
Health, Illness, and Death in the Time of COVID-19, ed. , v.

Health, Illness, and Death in the Time of COVID-19, ed. , v.

This book examines how researchers are learning more every day about how COVID-19 kills, how it spreads, why certain groups are affected more than others, how it can be slowed, and how it can be stopped.

Multiracial Families, ed. , v.
Multiracial Families, ed. , v.

Multiracial Families, ed. , v.

This book presents an authentic look at how American families are changing, and helps teen readers understand what it's like to be part of a multiracial family.

Networking for Teens with Disabilities and Their Allies, ed. , v.
Networking for Teens with Disabilities and Their Allies, ed. , v.

Networking for Teens with Disabilities and Their Allies, ed. , v.

Having friends may help teens with disabilities overcome obstacles like stigmatization, a significant issue for them. Other topics include what it means to be an ally, how teens with disabilities can use social media to connect, and the importance of using health care providers for support. Bolstered by data from recent journal articles, this volume offers teens with disabilities the tools to expand their network and form relationships that lead to more fulfilling lives.

Online Shaming and Bullying, ed. , v.
Online Shaming and Bullying, ed. , v.

Online Shaming and Bullying, ed. , v.

This book explores how the internet has changed the way people can express their intolerance toward others, and how online bullying can hurt people in real life. It examines the history behind these problems, the effects of these issues on society, and ongoing efforts toward preventing online shaming and bullying.

Single-Parent Families, ed. , v.
Single-Parent Families, ed. , v.

Single-Parent Families, ed. , v.

This book presents an authentic look at the phenomenon of single-parent families, and helps teen readers learn what it's like to live in a single-parent family.

Stress and Anxiety, ed. , v.
Stress and Anxiety, ed. , v.

Stress and Anxiety, ed. , v.

Impressing their followers on social media, maintaining healthy friendships, and acing tests are just a few sources of stress and anxiety for teens today. About one in three teens between 13 and 18 years old will experience an anxiety disorder and about 31 percent report feeling overwhelmed due to stress. This book offers information, support, and coping techniques for teens experiencing stress and anxiety. Includes photographs and relatable stories.

Surviving Bullies and Mean Teens, ed. , v.
Surviving Bullies and Mean Teens, ed. , v.

Surviving Bullies and Mean Teens, ed. , v.

This book explains how bullying happens and offers solutions for teens to get through it safely.

Surviving a First Breakup, ed. , v.
Surviving a First Breakup, ed. , v.

Surviving a First Breakup, ed. , v.

This book explains how teens can end a relationship with their significant other with compassion and sensitivity, how to handle the emotional roller coaster of a breakup, and the different ways to heal and move forward.

Teen Guide to Mental Health, ed. , v.
Teen Guide to Mental Health, ed. , v.

Teen Guide to Mental Health, ed. , v.

This book examines how teens have learned to cope with and survive a wide array of personal, social, and other issues, learning to cope with and survive these often-stressful trials and tribulations of modern youth.

Teen Guide to Volunteering, ed. , v.
Teen Guide to Volunteering, ed. , v.

Teen Guide to Volunteering, ed. , v.

This book examines the benefits of volunteerism, and shows how volunteering can reduce stress, combat depression, and provide a person with a sense of purpose.

Teen Suicide, ed. , v.
Teen Suicide, ed. , v.

Teen Suicide, ed. , v.

The rate of teens who struggle with suicidal ideation is increasing. This book explores risk factors for teens of varying backgrounds and how to identify warning signs for someone who is suicidal. It addresses mental health, stigma in society, and the efforts to provide preventive measures and raise awareness for teen mental health.

Teens Talk About Anxiety and Depression, ed. , v.
Teens Talk About Anxiety and Depression, ed. , v.

Teens Talk About Anxiety and Depression, ed. , v.

This book offers advice for young people dealing with their own mental health issues or those of a loved one. A compilation of true stories by young adults facing the challenges of anxiety and depression, the book features compelling first-person accounts of panic attacks, suicidal depression, and self-harm, among other topics.

Teens Talk About Body Image and Eating Disorders, ed. , v.
Teens Talk About Body Image and Eating Disorders, ed. , v.

Teens Talk About Body Image and Eating Disorders, ed. , v.

In first-person accounts, young adults discuss their efforts to overcome challenges including anorexia nervosa, bulimia nervosa, and binge-eating disorder.

Teens Talk About Drugs and Alcohol, ed. , v.
Teens Talk About Drugs and Alcohol, ed. , v.

Teens Talk About Drugs and Alcohol, ed. , v.

In this book, young adults offer true-life tales that detail the price of addiction. Many of these first-person accounts highlight the fallout from a loved one's substance abuse issues, such as estrangement, neglect, and abuse.

Teens Talk About Family Issues, ed. , v.
Teens Talk About Family Issues, ed. , v.

Teens Talk About Family Issues, ed. , v.

This book contains first person narratives of teens confronting issues including adoption, divorce and illness and family problems.

Teens Talk About Leadership and Activism, ed. , v.
Teens Talk About Leadership and Activism, ed. , v.

Teens Talk About Leadership and Activism, ed. , v.

This book contains first-person accounts of young adults finding their way as leaders and activists. The volume offers narratives that deal with topics including the influence a teacher has on a student, the importance of teamwork while participating in an artistic performance, and the impact that attending a rally against genocide has on a young adult

Teens Talk About Learning Disabilities and Differences, ed. , v.
Teens Talk About Learning Disabilities and Differences, ed. , v.

Teens Talk About Learning Disabilities and Differences, ed. , v.

This book contains first-person accounts of teens struggling with attention-deficit disorder, dyslexia, Asperger's, and other issues.

Teens Talk About Self-Esteem and Self-Confidence, ed. , v.
Teens Talk About Self-Esteem and Self-Confidence, ed. , v.

Teens Talk About Self-Esteem and Self-Confidence, ed. , v.

This book contains true stories of teens dealing with issues such as the stinging criticism of their peers, stage fright, and the sense of isolation one can feel even in a large group of people.

Teens Talk About Suicide, Death, and Grieving, ed. , v.
Teens Talk About Suicide, Death, and Grieving, ed. , v.

Teens Talk About Suicide, Death, and Grieving, ed. , v.

This book contains first-person narratives of young adults coping with the death of someone close to them. As these teens work through their grief, they find strength within themselves while they struggle to move on from these tragedies.

Teens and Anxiety, ed. , v.
Teens and Anxiety, ed. , v.

Teens and Anxiety, ed. , v.

Many teens have social and environmental factors in their lives that lead to high levels of anxiety. This book explores the physical and mental effects of anxiety, how anxiety impacts society, and how to treat anxiety through therapy and other measures.

Teens and Cyberbullying, ed. , v.
Teens and Cyberbullying, ed. , v.

Teens and Cyberbullying, ed. , v.

The internet and social media have changed the way teens experience bullying. Though the bullying takes place in cyberspace, it can have real physical and mental effects on teens’ health. This book explores why cyberbullying is so prevalent, the impact it has on society, and methods for preventing cyberbullying.

Teens and Depression, ed. , v.
Teens and Depression, ed. , v.

Teens and Depression, ed. , v.

The rate of teens who struggle with depression is increasing. This book explores risk factors for teens of varying backgrounds and how medical professionals identify and diagnose depressive disorders. It addresses mental health, stigma in society, and the efforts to provide preventive measures and raise awareness for teen mental health.

Understanding Addiction, ed. , v.
Understanding Addiction, ed. , v.

Understanding Addiction, ed. , v.

This book explores what causes addiction, how addiction can affect people's lives, and how it can be treated. An infographic, resources to aid in further research section, and source notes are also included.

Understanding Anxiety, ed. , v.
Understanding Anxiety, ed. , v.

Understanding Anxiety, ed. , v.

This book explores what anxiety feels like, how it can affect people's lives, and how it can be treated. An infographic, resources to aid in further research section, and source notes are also included.

Understanding Bipolar Disorder, ed. , v.
Understanding Bipolar Disorder, ed. , v.

Understanding Bipolar Disorder, ed. , v.

This book explores what bipolar disorder is like, how it can affect people's lives, and how it can be treated. An infographic, resources to aid in further research section, and source notes are also included.

Understanding Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder, ed. , v.
Understanding Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder, ed. , v.

Understanding Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder, ed. , v.

This book explores what obsessive-compulsive disorder is like, how it can affect people's lives, and how it can be treated. An infographic, resources to aid in further research section, and source notes are also included.

Understanding Panic Attacks, ed. , v.
Understanding Panic Attacks, ed. , v.

Understanding Panic Attacks, ed. , v.

This book explores what causes panic attacks, how they can affect people's lives, and how they can be treated. An infographic, resources to aid in further research section, and source notes are also included.

Understanding Self-Image and Confidence, ed. , v.
Understanding Self-Image and Confidence, ed. , v.

Understanding Self-Image and Confidence, ed. , v.

In this book, readers learn about self-image, the mental picture that each person has of himself or herself. Psychologists explain that a person’s self-image is the product of the thinking self; it is the way each individual organizes all the facts that have been acquired over the years.

What is ADHD?, ed. , v.
What is ADHD?, ed. , v.

What is ADHD?, ed. , v.

This book explores attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), how it affects teens, and the available treatment options. A graphic that presents key information visually, source notes, and resources to aid in further research are also included.

What is Autism?, ed. , v.
What is Autism?, ed. , v.

What is Autism?, ed. , v.

This book explores autism, how it affects teens, and how it is managed. A graphic that presents key information visually, source notes, and resources to aid in further research are also included.

What is Borderline Personality Disorder?, ed. , v.
What is Borderline Personality Disorder?, ed. , v.

What is Borderline Personality Disorder?, ed. , v.

This book explores borderline personality disorder, how it affects teens, and the available treatment options. A graphic that presents key information visually, source notes, and resources to aid in further research are also included.

What is Substance Use Disorder?, ed. , v.
What is Substance Use Disorder?, ed. , v.

What is Substance Use Disorder?, ed. , v.

This book explores substance use disorder, how it affects teens, and the available treatment options. A graphic that presents key information visually, source notes, and resources to aid in further research are also included.

Medicine

Addicted to Opioids, ed. , v.
Addicted to Opioids, ed. , v.

Addicted to Opioids, ed. , v.

This book presents a realistic picture of addiction, the effects of addiction on people’s lives, and how addiction can be overcome. America is facing an opioid epidemic; every day 130 people die from an opioid overdose.

Addicted to Social Media, ed. , v.
Addicted to Social Media, ed. , v.

Addicted to Social Media, ed. , v.

This book presents a realistic picture of addiction, the effects of addiction on people’s lives, and how addiction can be overcome. For some users, social media has grown into a consuming addiction that can have significant negative effects on their lives.

Addicted to Video Games, ed. , v.
Addicted to Video Games, ed. , v.

Addicted to Video Games, ed. , v.

This book presents a realistic picture of addiction, the effects of addiction on people’s lives, and how addiction can be overcome. According to the World Health Organization, between four and five million people are addicted to video games in the United States alone.

Anxiety and Depression Information for Teens, ed. , v.
Anxiety and Depression Information for Teens, ed. , v.

Anxiety and Depression Information for Teens, ed. , v.

This book covers the basics of the teen brain and gives insight into teen mental-health, anxiety, and depression. It explains five major types of anxiety, and other types, including generalized anxiety disorder (GAD), obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD), panic disorder, posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD), etc. Includes causes of anxiety disorders and depression, diagnosis and treatment options, and discusses bullying, peer pressure, and how to manage anxiety and depression.

Anxiety and Panic Attacks, ed. , v.
Anxiety and Panic Attacks, ed. , v.

Anxiety and Panic Attacks, ed. , v.

This book tackles readers' questions regarding anxiety and panic attacks, dispelling misconceptions and examining real-world scenarios that highlight important concepts and controversies.

Anxiety and Panic Disorders, ed. , v.
Anxiety and Panic Disorders, ed. , v.

Anxiety and Panic Disorders, ed. , v.

This book explains different types of anxiety disorders, how to recognize and treat them, as well as diagnosis and treatment options.

COVID-19 and the Challenges of the New Normal, ed. , v.
COVID-19 and the Challenges of the New Normal, ed. , v.

COVID-19 and the Challenges of the New Normal, ed. , v.

This book examines how COVID-19 has upended schools, workplaces, and every aspect of daily life. This new normal has brought unimagined and ongoing challenges.

Health, Illness, and Death in the Time of COVID-19, ed. , v.
Health, Illness, and Death in the Time of COVID-19, ed. , v.

Health, Illness, and Death in the Time of COVID-19, ed. , v.

This book examines how researchers are learning more every day about how COVID-19 kills, how it spreads, why certain groups are affected more than others, how it can be slowed, and how it can be stopped.

Learning Disabilities Information for Teens, ed. 3, v.
Learning Disabilities Information for Teens, ed. 3, v.

Learning Disabilities Information for Teens, ed. 3, v.

This updated edition describes early learning, different kinds of learning disabilities, common signs, causes, and diagnostic procedures, and how other disabilities and chronic conditions can affect learning. Includes information on academic issues, such as homework, study habits, and assistive technology, plus coping tips and facts about laws designed to protect the rights of people with learning disabilities. Also lists helpful online apps, games and additional resources.

Major Depressive Disorder, ed. , v.
Major Depressive Disorder, ed. , v.

Major Depressive Disorder, ed. , v.

This book discusses depressive disorders, including symptoms, diagnosis, and treatment options, how depression occurs, and advancements researchers have made toward a cure.

Mindfulness and Meditation, ed. , v.
Mindfulness and Meditation, ed. , v.

Mindfulness and Meditation, ed. , v.

This guide provides information for readers interested in the contemporary practice of, and research behind, mindfulness and meditation. It explores definitions of mindfulness and meditation, offers solutions for successfully incorporating them into our often-chaotic lives, and explains their many practical applications and benefits for practitioners.

PTSD and Coping with Trauma Information for Teens, ed. , v.
PTSD and Coping with Trauma Information for Teens, ed. , v.

PTSD and Coping with Trauma Information for Teens, ed. , v.

This book examines the prevalence of Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) in teens, and the populations at risk of PTSD. It provides updated information about different types of trauma such as adverse experiences, childhood abuse, physical abuse, sexual abuse, emotional, and psychological abuse.

Sleep Information for Teens, ed. 2, v.
Sleep Information for Teens, ed. 2, v.

Sleep Information for Teens, ed. 2, v.

Provides facts about sleep and sleep requirements for teens. Explains the biological processes involved in sleep and discusses circadian rhythms, dreaming, sleep hygiene, and sleep disorders, including insomnia, delayed sleep phase syndrome, sleep apnea, narcolepsy, restless legs syndrome, sleep walking, and enuresis (bedwetting). Covers sleep deprivation, explaining the physical and mental consequences of inadequate sleep.

Suicide Prevention Information for Teens, ed. 4, v.
Suicide Prevention Information for Teens, ed. 4, v.

Suicide Prevention Information for Teens, ed. 4, v.

Provides updated information about suicide risks, causes, and prevention for teens. Discusses mental health disorders and life-threatening behaviors linked to suicide risk, including depression, bipolar disorder, anxiety disorders, schizophrenia, substance abuse, and self-injury.

Tobacco and e-Cigarette Information for Teens, ed. 4, v.
Tobacco and e-Cigarette Information for Teens, ed. 4, v.

Tobacco and e-Cigarette Information for Teens, ed. 4, v.

This book offers updated information about the health consequences associated with smoking and other forms of tobacco use. It explains cultural influences, methods by which nicotine is consumed, and cancers and other health concerns and diseases associated with the use of tobacco. Discusses e-cigarettes and vaping, plus ways to prepare and quit smoking, tools and products to help, nicotine replacement therapy, and tips for dealing with the effects of nicotine withdrawal.

Literature

Drama for Students, ed. , v. 33
Drama for Students, ed. , v. 33

Drama for Students, ed. , v. 33

Provides critical overviews of the most-studied plays of all time periods, nations, and cultures. Includes discussions of themes, characters, critical reception, dramatic devices and traditions as well as cultural and historical context.

Novels for Students, ed. , v. 51
Novels for Students, ed. , v. 51

Novels for Students, ed. , v. 51

Provides critical overviews of novels from various cultures and time periods. Includes discussions of plot, characters, themes and structure as well as the work's cultural and historical significance.

General Reference

Living a Healthy Lifestyle, ed. , v.
Living a Healthy Lifestyle, ed. , v.

Living a Healthy Lifestyle, ed. , v.

This book provides real-world examples, relevant facts, and fully documented quotes from teens and experts for youth’s who are looking for a healthy lifestyle that keeps them feeling fit and well and able to bounce back quickly from illness or injury.

Education

Peterson's® SAT® Prep Guide 1600, ed. , v.
Peterson's® SAT® Prep Guide 1600, ed. , v.

Peterson's® SAT® Prep Guide 1600, ed. , v.

This book acts as your test-prep coach and indispensable guide for achieving your target scores on test day. Designed by exam experts to help you master every aspect of the SAT exam, it includes comprehensive coverage of the entire SAT exam format, as well as in-depth, rigorous test review, expert tips, advice, and strategies, and challenging, effective test practice.

Peterson's® SAT® Prep Guide 2017, ed. , v.
Peterson's® SAT® Prep Guide 2017, ed. , v.

Peterson's® SAT® Prep Guide 2017, ed. , v.

This guide provides full-length practice tests, additional exercise sections, practice questions, and expert strategies to help score high on the SAT® exam. With chapter summaries and bulleted road maps, it creates a user-friendly experience that makes it easy to prepare for the test at your own pace.

Peterson's® SAT® Prep Guide ASAP, ed. , v.
Peterson's® SAT® Prep Guide ASAP, ed. , v.

Peterson's® SAT® Prep Guide ASAP, ed. , v.

This guide offers busy students a structured, practical approach to earning top scores in just 30 days or less. It includes a Diagnostic Test to determine strengths and weaknesses to help students focus their study efforts in whatever time they have before taking the exam. In addition, students will benefit from access to one online full-length practice test.