AAP eBooks

Kenneth R. Ginsburg

  • Less Stress, More Success
    Less Stress, More Success: A New Approach to Guiding Your Teen Through College Admissions and Beyond
    By Marilee Jones, Kenneth R. Ginsburg, MD, MS, Ed, FAAP and Martha M. Jablow

    The college admissions process is an ideal time to help teens learn to manage stress...before they show up in your office with complaints of anxiety, depression, or the results of risky behavior.

  • Building Resilience in Children and Teens, 2nd Edition
    Building Resilience in Children and Teens, 2nd Edition: Giving Kids Roots and Wings
    By Kenneth R. Ginsburg, MD,MS Ed,FAAP and Martha M. Jablow

    Confronting the overwhelming amount of stress kids face today, this invaluable guide offers coping strategies for facing the combined elements of academic performance, high achievement standards, media messages, peer pressure, and family tension. This handbook acknowledges that adolescents commonly survive stress by either indulging in unhealthy behaviors or giving up completely, and its suggested solutions are aimed at strengthening resilience. The proposed plan enables kids from the age of 18 months to 18 years to build the seven crucial "C's"--competence, confidence, connection, character, contribution, coping, and control--needed to bounce back from challenges.

  • Reaching Teens
    Reaching Teens: Strength-Based Communication Strategies to Build Resilience and Support Healthy Adolescent Development
    Edited by Kenneth R. Ginsburg, MD, MS Ed, FAAP, FSAHM and Sara B. Kinsman, MD, PhD
  • Guiding Adolescents to Use Healthy Strategies to Manage Stress
    Guiding Adolescents to Use Healthy Strategies to Manage Stress
    Edited by Kenneth R. Ginsburg, MD, MS Ed, FAAP, FSAHM and Sara B. Kinsman, MD, PhD
  • AM:STARs: Advances In Health Promotion for Adolescents and Young Adults, Volume 22, Number 3
    AM:STARs: Advances In Health Promotion for Adolescents and Young Adults, Volume 22, Number 3: Adolescent Medicine: State of the Art Reviews
    By American Academy of Pediatrics
    Edited by Alwyn Cohall, MD and Michael Resnick, PhD

    Adolescent Medicine: State of the Art Reviews: Is the official journal of the AAP Section on Adolescent Health Care. This volume highlights achievements in adolescent health research and practice that are advancing the state of the art.

    These researchers are taking advantage of a vulnerable period in the lifespan and wisely using it as a time to promote public health. The literature collected here shares the insight of a broad range of professionals throughout the country ready to advise policy-makers and practitioners on how to build a healthy society.

    Topics in Advances in Health Promotion for Adolescents and Young Adults include:

    * Critical Junctures: Assuring Healthy Outcomes for Adolescents in the new Millennium

    * The Economic Impact of Adolescent Health Promotion Policies and Programs

    * Social Marketing: An Underutilized Tool for Promoting Adolescent Health

    * Enhancing Adolescent Resilience: The Role of Families, Communities, and Social Capital

    * Programs: A Context for Reaching Out of School Youth with Mental Health and Other Health Programs

    * Resilience in Action: An Evidence-Informed, Theoretically-Driven Approach to Building Strengths in an Office-Based Setting

    * Delivering Adolescent Preventive Services in an Office Setting

    * Innovative Approaches to Using New Media and Technology in Health Promotion for Adolescents and Young Adults

    * We Have the Evidence to Enhance Adolescent Sexual and Reproductive Health - Do We Have the Will?

    * Adolescent and Young Adult Males: An Empowerment Approach

    * Youth Empowerment Solutions for Violence Prevention

    * The importance of families to adolescents' physical activity and dietary intake

    * Adolescent Smoking Cessation: Promising Strategies and Evidence-based Recommendations

    * Clinical Approaches to Improving Alcohol Education and Counseling in Adolescents and Young Adults

    * Emerging trends and innovations in the identification and management of drug use among adolescents and young adults

  • Pediatric Clinical Practice Guidelines & Policies, 14th edition
    Pediatric Clinical Practice Guidelines & Policies, 14th edition: A Compendium of Evidence-based Research for Pediatric Practice
    By American Academy of Pediatrics

    A Compendium of Evidence-based Research for Pediatric Practice

  • Pediatric Clinical Practice Guidelines & Policies - 13th edition
    Pediatric Clinical Practice Guidelines & Policies - 13th edition
    By American Academy of Pediatrics

    Keep up with current practice guidelines and policies with the latest, most up-to-date edition of this clinical reference classic. This evidence-based decision-making tool for managing common pediatric conditions has been revised and updated for 2013, with the latest clinical practice guidelines for more than 30 conditions, plus every AAP policy statement, clinical report, and technical report through December 2012.

    Updated and expanded for 2013 including:

    - New Sleep Apnea clinical practice guideline.

    - Full text of more than 60 new or revised AAP policies

    - CD-ROM includes the full text of more than 400 AAP clinical practice guidelines, policy statements, clinical reports, and technical reports.

    - More than 30 clinical practice guidelines including new Sleep Apnea guideline, as well as ADHD, bronchiolitis, dysplasia of the hip, gastroenteritis, otitis media, urinary tract infection, and more.

    - 2013 immunization schedule.

  • Building Resilience in Children and Teens, 3rd ed.
    Building Resilience in Children and Teens, 3rd ed.: Giving Kids Roots and Wings
    By Kenneth R. Ginsburg, MD, MS Ed, FAAP and Martha M. Jablow

    Building Resilience in Children and Teens, 3rd edition is fully revised and updated to be a multimedia edition!

    Along with timeless content about how to help your child gain the 7 Crucial C’s- competence, confidence, connection, character, contribution, coping, and control- this important parent resource includes updated chapters on topics like perfectionism, media literacy, and styles of discipline. New in this edition are 3 new chapters about Grit, offering meaningful protection against the effects of childhood trauma, and preparing families for lifelong interdependence.

    Also included with your purchase are 15 cloud-based parent videos with the option to purchase over 100 more! Videos vary in length and topic with titles like: "Is it Possible to Give Our Children Unconditional Love While Also Holding Them to High Expectations? Absolutely" and "Importance of Play in Promoting Healthy Child Development" among others.

  • Building Resilience, 4th Ed.
    Building Resilience, 4th Ed.
    By Kenneth R. Ginsburg, MD, FAAP, FSAHM

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