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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
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 56
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      4 out of 5 stars 50
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 50

    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

    • Smart but Scattered

    • The Revolutionary 'Executive Skills' Approach to Helping Kids Reach Their Potential
    • By: Peg Dawson, Richard Guare
    • Narrated by: Susan Ericksen
    • Length: 11 hrs and 51 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 98
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      4 out of 5 stars 81
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 83

    There's nothing more frustrating than watching your bright, talented son or daughter struggle with everyday tasks like finishing homework, putting away toys, or following instructions at school. Your "smart but scattered" child might also have trouble coping with disappointment or managing anger. Drs. Peg Dawson and Richard Guare have great news: there's a lot you can do to help.

    • 2 out of 5 stars
    • Lots of tables and worksheets make this inappropriate for audio

    • By Kate Aiken on 05-23-16

    Regular price: $27.99

    • 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 29
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 24
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 23

    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