The author of "Choice Theory and Reality Therapy" offers a powerful approach for helping troubled teens.
In his decades as a therapist, Dr William Glasser has often counselled parents and teenagers. His advice has healed shattered families and changed lives. Now in his first book on the lessons he has learned, he asks parents to reject the 'common sense' that tells them to 'lay down the law', ground teens, or try to coerce them into changing behaviour. These strategies have never worked, asserts Dr Glasser, and never will. Instead he offers a different approach based upon Choice Theory. Glasser spells out the seven deadly habits parents practiSe and then shows them how to accomplish their goals by changing their own behaviour. Above all, he helps parents keep their relationship with their child strong. Dr Glasser provides a groundbreaking method that any parent can use with confidence and love....Continua
Not very useful..... The book gives some case study of some teenager behavioral problems.....but tells little about how to change it.--only say that "teaching the parents about Choice Theory". Well....that means you gonna read his other book Choice Theory to know exactly how to do it. But since I think the author is too cunning in this sense, I didn't go on to read the other book....Continua