As an alternative, the Kindle eBook is available now and can be read on any device with the free Kindle app. Want to listen? Try Audible.
<Embed>
Loading your book clubs
There was a problem loading your book clubs. Please try again.
Not in a club? Learn more
Amazon book clubs early access

Join or create book clubs

Choose books together

Track your books
Bring your club to Amazon Book Clubs, start a new book club and invite your friends to join, or find a club that’s right for you for free.
Flip to back Flip to front
Listen Playing... Paused   You're listening to a sample of the Audible audio edition.
Learn more

Follow the Author

Something went wrong. Please try your request again later.


Building Resilience in Children and Teens: Giving Kids Roots and Wings Paperback – October 28, 2014

4.8 out of 5 stars 160 ratings

Price
New from Used from
Kindle
Paperback, October 28, 2014
$8.11
$12.99 $1.58

There is a newer edition of this item:


Amazon First Reads | Editors' picks at exclusive prices

Enter your mobile number or email address below and we'll send you a link to download the free Kindle App. Then you can start reading Kindle books on your smartphone, tablet, or computer - no Kindle device required.

  • Apple
    Apple
  • Android
    Android
  • Windows Phone
    Windows Phone
  • Click here to download from Amazon appstore
    Android

To get the free app, enter your mobile phone number.

kcpAppSendButton

From the Publisher

Editorial Reviews

Review

Previous Editions Have Earned:

The 2011 Book of the Year; Gold Award for Parenting, ForeWord Reviews
The 2011 Awards for Parenting Books, The Silver Award, eLit Awards
The 2013 Nautilus Book Awards, Silver Award
See Second edition for reviews.

About the Author


Kenneth R. Ginsburg, MD, MS Ed, FAAP, is a  professor of pediatrics at the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine and practices adolescent medicine at The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia. He is author of "Building Resilience in Children and Teens: Giving Kids Roots and Wings," "Raising Kids to Thrive: Balancing Love with Expectations and Protection with Trust," and "Letting Go with Love and Confidence." He is also the author of the comprehensive multimedia professional publication, "Reaching Teens: Strengths-Based Communication Strategies to Build Resilience and Support Healthy Adolescent Development." He works directly with adolescents and their families as well as regional and national youth development organizations to develop and apply strategies to promote positive development.  He is the father of 2 children and lives in Philadelphia.
See fosteringresilience.com for details.

Always the perfect gift

Product details

  • Publisher ‏ : ‎ American Academy of Pediatrics; Third edition (October 28, 2014)
  • Language ‏ : ‎ English
  • Paperback ‏ : ‎ 330 pages
  • ISBN-10 ‏ : ‎ 1581108664
  • ISBN-13 ‏ : ‎ 978-1581108668
  • Item Weight ‏ : ‎ 1.1 pounds
  • Dimensions ‏ : ‎ 6 x 0.7 x 9 inches
  • Customer Reviews:
    4.8 out of 5 stars 160 ratings

Customer reviews

4.8 out of 5 stars
4.8 out of 5
160 global ratings
How are ratings calculated?

Top reviews from the United States

Reviewed in the United States on December 30, 2015
Verified Purchase
35 people found this helpful
Report abuse
Reviewed in the United States on May 20, 2021
Verified Purchase
3 people found this helpful
Report abuse
Reviewed in the United States on June 15, 2020
Verified Purchase
3 people found this helpful
Report abuse
Reviewed in the United States on June 1, 2020
Verified Purchase
2 people found this helpful
Report abuse
Reviewed in the United States on February 24, 2019
Verified Purchase
3 people found this helpful
Report abuse
Reviewed in the United States on November 9, 2020
Verified Purchase
One person found this helpful
Report abuse
Reviewed in the United States on January 4, 2016
Verified Purchase
5 people found this helpful
Report abuse
Reviewed in the United States on June 21, 2016
Verified Purchase
6 people found this helpful
Report abuse

Top reviews from other countries

Simon Barker
5.0 out of 5 stars Worth a read - especially if you think everything is going well!
Reviewed in the United Kingdom on April 24, 2017
Verified Purchase
7 people found this helpful
Report abuse
Olabisi Arikie Awoniyi
5.0 out of 5 stars Outstanding
Reviewed in the United Kingdom on August 24, 2020
Verified Purchase
Amazonian
5.0 out of 5 stars This is an excellent book - a lot of valuable info
Reviewed in Canada on August 8, 2019
Verified Purchase
shuchong
5.0 out of 5 stars great book
Reviewed in Canada on October 4, 2020
Verified Purchase
Amazon Customer
5.0 out of 5 stars Great, thoughtful advice
Reviewed in Canada on December 19, 2020
Verified Purchase