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    • Smart but Scattered Teens

    • The "Executive Skills" Program for Helping Teens Reach Their Potential
    • By: Richard Guare PhD, Peg Dawson EdD, Colin Guare
    • Narrated by: Abby Craden
    • Length: 11 hrs and 12 mins
    • Unabridged
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 58
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      4 out of 5 stars 52
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 52

    If you're the parent of a "smart but scattered" teen, trying to help him or her grow into a self-sufficient, responsible adult may feel like a never-ending battle. Now you have an alternative to micromanaging, cajoling, or ineffective punishments. This positive guide provides a science-based program for promoting teens' independence by building their executive skills - the fundamental brain-based abilities needed to get organized, stay focused, and control impulses and emotions.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Empowering information

    • By Julie A. on 01-27-17

    Regular price: $24.95

    • The Smart but Scattered Guide to Success

    • How to Use Your Brain's Executive Skills to Keep Up, Stay Calm, and Get Organized at Work and at Home
    • By: Peg Dawson EdD, Richard Guare PhD
    • Narrated by: Randye Kaye
    • Length: 10 hrs and 23 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 30
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 25
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      4 out of 5 stars 24

    Are you smart, scattered, and struggling? You're not alone. Cutting-edge research shows that today's 24/7 wired world and the growing demands of work and family life may simply max out the part of the brain that manages complex tasks. That's especially true for those lacking strong executive skills - the core brain-based abilities needed to maintain focus, meet deadlines, and stay cool under pressure.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Where are the worksheets?

    • By jill on 03-01-17

    Regular price: $27.99