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Smart but scattered--and stalled : 10 steps to help young adults use their executive skills to set goals, make a plan, and successfully leave the nest / Richard Guare, Colin Guare, Peg Dawson.

Guare, Richard, (author.). Guare, Colin, (author.). Dawson, Peg, (author.).

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Haywood County Main Library 646.7 Guare (Text) 33115007665420 Adult Nonfiction Checked out 07/10/2019
East Asheville Library 646.700842 GUA (Text) 0020512119510 Adult New Nonfiction Checked out 06/25/2019

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  • ISBN: 1462537235
  • ISBN: 9781462537235
  • ISBN: 1462515541
  • ISBN: 9781462515547
  • Physical Description: vi, 287 pages ; 26 cm
  • Publisher: New York, New York : The Guilford Press, [2019]

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Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 264-269) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Prologue. How I Got Stalled; Introduction. The Stepping Stones to Independence; Step 1. Assess the Young Adult's Skills for Independence: The Executive in the Brain; Step 2. Build a Foundation for Moving Forward: Motivation, Readiness, Respect, and Support; Step 3. Identify a Realistic Direction: The Young Adult's Interests and Aptitudes; Step 4. Plan How to Help-and Where Not To: Parents' Executive Skills and Respect for Boundaries; Step 5. Set a Goal: Pull Everything Together and Evaluate Goodness of Fit. Step 6. Make It Official: Use SMART Goals to Plan the Steps and Evaluate ProgressStep 7. Make It Easier: Anticipate Problems and Intervene to Get Things Done; Step 8. Get Creative to Tackle Specific Weaknesses; Step 9. Seek Extra Help If You're Still Stalled; Step 10. Learn from Your Success; Epilogue; Appendix. Getting Help with Independent Living; Resources; Index; About the Authors.
Subject: Young adults > Life skills guides.
Life skills.
Executive ability.
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