UNPLUGGED! A Practical Guide to Managing Teenage Stress in the Digital Age: Proven Techniques for Promoting Emotional Wellness, Achieving Healthy Habits, and Building Resilience
Category:Young Adult - Non-Fiction
Author:Oreste J Daversa
- Publisher: Cutting Edge Technology Publishing
- Publication Date: July 4, 2023
- Number of Pages: 132
- ISBN-10: 1952294223
- ISBN-13: 978-1952294228
- ASIN: B0C74KNCGF
UNPLUGGED! A Practical Guide to Managing Teenage Stress
in the Digital Age by Oreste DAversa is a powerful resource for parents,
guardians, and educators navigating the increasingly impactful digital age on
teenagers' well-being. The author communicates with fluidity and accessibility,
offering a range of practical solutions intertwined with real-life examples to
address the contemporary challenges when it comes to how children are affected
by digital reality. Divided into seven chapters, each section serves as a
robust toolkit, focusing on distinct stressors commonly faced by teenagers in
the modern era. The book covers topics such as stress management, academic
pressures, peer relations, bullying, social media use, the political climate,
and trauma. Each chapter delineates feasible techniques for teenagers to
develop emotional wellness, healthy habits, and resilience.
What makes this guide invaluable is its pragmatic approach.
By presenting strategies like meditation, journaling, time management, positive
self-talk, setting boundaries for social media use, and fostering
open-mindedness, the book offers hands-on, user-friendly solutions. DAversa's
approach covers diverse areas crucial for teen development. Through an
amalgamation of self-care practices, self-esteem building, navigating
challenging social dynamics, and promoting media literacy, the book offers
tools that can be practically implemented in a teenager's life.
The book is not solely aimed at teenagers. Parents and
educators are equally enriched, gaining insights on how to assist and guide
adolescents through the multifaceted challenges of the digital world. Overall, UNPLUGGED!
is an invaluable guide that offers vital support to teenagers, parents, and
educators in understanding, addressing, and managing the array of stressors
that come with the digital age. It illuminates a path towards emotional
well-being and resilience, empowering individuals to navigate the complexities
of contemporary life and to craft a balanced, fulfilling lifestyle. Oreste Daversa
comes across as an expert in handling teenage problems resulting from contemporary digital technology. As a parent, I found this book to be
inspiring, thought-provoking, and filled with life-changing tools. The book is
as resonant as it is timely and the author has the uncanny ability to examine
the ills of digital technology and the impact it has on young users.