In NURTURING YOUR TEENAGER'S SOUL, Doe presents 10 concrete, engaging, and inspiring principles to help parents find new ways to honor and encourage their child's individual spiritual perspective. Doe uses a non-denominational approach to show rents how to nurture their teen's spirituality and provide adolescents with a moral compass. At a time when teenagers are ungry for pirituality and are actively searching for a connection to a source greater than themselves, adults often just assume that teens are rebellious and acting out when what they are actually doing is launching a spiritual quest that involves two undamentalquestions: "Who am I?" and "Where do I fit in?" The book explains how to:
Listen fully and connect with your teen
Nurture your teenager's dreams-and make miracles happen
Negotiate the balance between being a pal and being a parent
Support your adolescent in becoming a successful adult
NURTURING YOUR TEENAGER'S SOUL will help parents understand the positive power of spirituality in their teens' lives, as well as give them practical guidance for raising teenagers who achieve their full potential.
About the Author
Mimi Doe, award-winning author of Busy but Balanced and 10 Principles for Spiritual Parenting, was the recipient of the Parent's Choice Approved Seal and a Books for a Better Life Award Finalist. Founder of SpiritualParenting.com, she publishes the site's ewsletter with 50,000 subscribers from around the world. Doe was called a "parenting guru" by Ladies Home Journal and has ppeared on Oprah. She appears weekly on New Morning on the Hallmark Channel. Doe holds a Master's Degree in Education rom Harvard and is the mother of two teenagers.
NURTURING YOUR TEENAGER'S SOUL
A Practical Guide to Raising a Kind, Honorable, Compassionate Teen
by Mimi Doe
Perigee Trade Paperback Original; November 2004; $15.95