Fighting Invisible Tigers: Stress Management for Teens

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Free Spirit Publishing, Apr 20, 2008 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 144 pages
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Stress is something we all experience. But research suggests that adolescents are affected by it in unique ways that can increase impulsivity and risky behaviors. While eliminating stress from life isn’t realistic, young people can learn to control how they respond to it. This book offers proven techniques that teens can use to deal with stressful situations in school, at home, and among friends. They’ll find current information on how stress affects health and decision making and learn stress-management skills to handle stress in positive ways—including assertiveness, positive self-talk, time management, relaxation exercises, and much more. Filled with interesting facts, student quotes, and fun activities, this book is a great resource for any teen who’s said, “I’m stressed out!” 
 

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"Fighting Invisible Tigers" is a great self-help book for teens dealing with stress. I remember back to high school and the levels of stress I felt jugging AP classes, sports, friends, family, and a ... Read full review

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I read its older edition back at school in my 10th grade, and I had to face up with a lot of problems at the time, with my peers.
This is probably one of the best books one must read as a student.
I
thought this was on tigers at first, but as I read through, I felt so happy about it.The more I read it, the more I felt like reading this book.I had borrowed it from the library for a week, but due to the way it made me read and feel happy, I kept it another week, and even recommended it to our librarian, so every student in our school can read it.
For those who feel stressed and faithless, PLEASE READ this!
 

Contents

The Lowdown on Invisible Tigers
5
10 TigerTaming Techniques
22
First Aid for Tiger Bites
123
A Final Word
127
Index
128
About the Author
133
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Earl Hipp is the author of many books for young people. He has a B.A. in Psychology and a master’s degree in Psychophysiology. He has worked as a clinical psychotherapist, helping hundreds of people to better understand, cope with, and grow through the challenges in their lives.

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