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Lisa. M. Schab



Lisa M. Schab, LCSW, is a licensed clinical social worker with a private counseling practice in the greater Chicago, IL, area. She has authored fifteen self-help books and workbooks for children, teens, and adults, including The Anxiety Workbook for Teens, The Self-Esteem Workbook for Teens, and Beyond the Blues. Schab teaches self-help workshops for the general public, conducts training seminars for professionals, and is a member of the National Association of Social Workers (NASW). You can find out more about Schab at www.lisamschabooks.com.
New Harbinger

Put Your Worries Here

Lisa. M. Schab
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Lisa. M. Schab

Write down your anxious thoughts so you can get back to living your life. In this first-of-its-kind guided journal for teens, author Lisa Schab offers a creative space to help you work through your worry and anxiety using fun, engaging, and action-oriented prompts.If you're like many teens, you probably feel anxious some of the time. Friends and relationships, getting good grades, peer pressure, and fitting in can all cause us to feel worried. But what if, instead of giving in to the endless cycle of anxious thoughts, you could put them somewhere safe and get back to doing the things that make you happy?That's what this journal is for.Within its pages, you'll find 100 writing and action-oriented prompts to help you release anxious and negative thoughts from your mind and body, and change the thinking habits that feed your anxiety. Most importantly, you'll find a safe space to write and act without rules. You're only real guideline is to write for yourself. So, what are you waiting for?

New Harbinger

The Self-Esteem Habit for Teens

Lisa. M. Schab
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Lisa. M. Schab
New Harbinger

Self-Esteem for Teens

Lisa. M. Schab
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Lisa. M. Schab
New Harbinger

Self-Esteem Workbook for Teens

Lisa. M. Schab
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Lisa. M. Schab
New Harbinger

Cool, Calm, Confident

Lisa. M. Schab
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Lisa. M. Schab

Self-assured, assertive kids are not only less likely to be picked on by their peers, they're also less likely to bully others. But it's not always easy for children to find a healthy middle ground between passivity and aggression. If your child is a frequent target for bullies, or has begun to tease and take advantage of other kids, the easy and effective activities in Cool, Calm, and Confident can help. These simple exercises help children stand up for themselves without coming across as aggressive, learn to be both kind and assertive, and develop self-confidence and a positive self-image. Using this workbook is an easy and effective way to instill self-esteem in both passive and aggressive children--a strength that will prove invaluable in childhood, in their teenage years, and throughout their lives. Help children to: Learn the difference between passive, aggressive, and assertive behavior, behave in ways that discourage teasing, understand their rights and stand up for themselves, stay calm and learn skills for managing anger and make real and lasting friendships

New Harbinger

Beyond The Blues (With Cd)

Lisa. M. Schab
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Lisa. M. Schab

Despite what you might have been told, the feelings of sadness and hopelessness you may be struggling with are probably not "just a phase" or "something you'll grow out of." As many as 20 percent of people your age have symptoms of serious depression, yet many teens and even many adults don't recognize the signs. Only half of depressed teens get the help they need to overcome these feelings. If you're feeling depressed, this workbook offers things you can do, both on your own and with a counselor, to feel better. The activities in Beyond the Blues can help you cope with sad and difficult feelings, find new ways to make friends, and deal with conflicts. Little by little and on your own schedule, you can make small changes in your life that will lead you to a brighter, more enjoyable future.

New Harbinger

Beyond The Blues

Lisa. M. Schab
Authors:
Lisa. M. Schab

Despite what you might have been told, the feelings of sadness and hopelessness you may be struggling with are probably not "just a phase" or "something you'll grow out of." As many as 20 percent of people your age have symptoms of serious depression, yet many teens and even many adults don't recognize the signs. Only half of depressed teens get the help they need to overcome these feelings. If you're feeling depressed, this workbook offers things you can do, both on your own and with a counselor, to feel better. The activities in Beyond the Blues can help you cope with sad and difficult feelings, find new ways to make friends, and deal with conflicts. Little by little and on your own schedule, you can make small changes in your life that will lead you to a brighter, more enjoyable future.

New Harbinger

The Anxiety Workbook For Teens

Lisa. M. Schab
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Lisa. M. Schab

Anxiety disorders typically relate to other problems, including school failure and depressive disorders. Most young people don't look for and never get help with these problems. So this is an absolutely essential text and a vital resource for teens and their parents. It includes all sorts of activities for teens. There are exercises that help to control anxiety in the face of everyday challenges and that develop a positive self-image. There are also resources for seeking additional help and support. Working in their own home at their own pace, this book will teach teens to change their anxious thoughts. The author Lisa Schab is a licensed clinical social worker with a private counselling practice in a suburb of Chicago. She teaches workshops on self-help and relaxation for the general public and professional training courses for therapists.

New Harbinger

The Divorce Workbook For Children

Lisa. M. Schab
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Lisa. M. Schab