A Parent's Guide to Gifted Teens: Living with Intense and Creative Adolescents

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  • Author: Rivero, Lisa
  • Publisher: Great Potential Press
  • ISBN: 9780910707992
  • Format: Paperback
  • number of pages: 183
  • publication year: 2010

Gifted teenagers require special understanding in order to thrive. Learn how to understand your adolescent's intensity and excitability, how to nurture creativity and self-directed learning, how to offer support without taking control, and how to care for yourself as the parent of an intense and creative teen. This book helps parents to view the challenging years of middle school and high school not merely as college prep, but as a preparation for life.

Keywords: Individual Differences, Parenting, Giftedness, Adolescence Communication, Emotional Intensity/Sensitivity