Screenagers Reading List

Adolescence, Stress & Resilience

A sample of print resources at your library:

               image of book covers about raising teens Brainstorm: The Power and Purpose of the Teenage Brain
155.5 Siegel D and CD Book 155.5 Siegel D  

The Art of Screen Time: How Your Family Can Balance Digital Media and Real Life
004.67 Kamenetz A

The Teenage Brain: A Neuroscientist’s Survival Guide to Raising Adolescents and Young Adults
612.64018 Jensen F

Getting to Calm: Cool Headed Strategies for Parenting Tweens + Teens
J Parenting 649.125 Kastner L

The Price of Privilege: How Parental Pressure and Material Advantage Are Creating A Generation of Disconnected and Unhappy Kids
J Parenting Levine M

The Coddling of the American Mind: How Good Intentions and Bad Ideas Are Setting Up a Generation for Failure
306.20973 Lukianoff G

The Middle School Mind: Growing Pains in Early Adolescent Brain 
J Parenting 305.23 Marshall R

Under Pressure: Confronting the Epidemic of Stress and Anxiety in Girls
155.533 Damour 

A sample of digital resources at your library:

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Available eBooks on Hoopla with your library card at  

Parenting the New Teen in the Age of Anxiety: A Complete Guide to Your Child’s Stressed, Depressed, Expanded, Amazing Adolescence
Hoopla eBook / Also on order in print

101 Ways to Conquer Teen Anxiety: Simple Tips, Techniques and Strategies for Overcoming Anxiety, Worry and Panic Attacks 
Hoopla eBook

Live Wires: Neuro-Parenting to Ignite Your Teen’s Brain
Hoopla eBook

The Mindfulness & Acceptance Workbook for Teen Anxiety
Hoopla eBook

Available streaming films on kanopy with your library card at

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Connecting with Children and Adolescents
Episode 11 of The Science of Mindfulness: A Research-Based Path to Well-Being

Adolescent Cognition
Part of the Series: Constructivism

The Adolescent Brain
Episode 22 of Scientific Secrets for Raising Kids Who Thrive

A sample of print resources coming soon to your library:

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…Check our catalog ( soon to place a hold on these and other items.

Viral Parenting: A Guide to Setting Boundaries, Building Trust, and Raising Kids in an Online World
by Mindy McKnight

Crazy-Stressed:  Saving Today’s Teens with Love, Laughter, and the Science of Resilience
by Michael Bradley

Middle School Matters: The 10 Key Skills Kids Need to Thrive in Middle School and Beyond -- and How Parents Can Help
by Phyllis L. Fagell

Raising Humans in a Digital World: Helping Kids Build a Healthy Relationship with Technology
by Diana Graber and Michele Borba

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