When Good Kids Make Bad Choices: Help and Hope for Hurting Parents Fitzpatrick, Elyse cover image

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  • 256 Pages
  • Publisher: Harvest House
  • Publication Date: March 2005
  • ISBN: SFITZPELMWHENGOODKIDSMAKEBADC9780736915649

When Good Kids Make Bad Choices: Help and Hope for Hurting Parents

Fitzpatrick, Elyse

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There is perhaps no greater fear in a parent's heart than the thought that a much-loved and well-cared-for child will make bad choices or even become a prodigal.

What are parents to do in such circumstances? Authors Jim Newheiser and Elyse Fitzpatrick speak from years of personal experience as both parents and biblical counselors about how hurting parents can deal with the emotional trauma of when a child goes astray. They offer concrete hope and encouragement along with positive steps parents can take even in the most negative situations.

Includes excellent advice from Dr. Laura Hendrickson regarding medicines commonly prescribed to problem children, and offers questions parents can ask pediatricians before using behavioral medications. A heartfelt and practical guide for parents.

Elyse Fitzpatrick is the project director and a counselor at The Institute for Biblical Counseling and Discipleship in San Diego, California. She holds an M.A. degree in Biblical Counseling from Trinity Theological Seminary. She and her husband, Phil, have three grown children and two grandchildren.

Jim Newheiser is a pastor, and also a counselor and director at The Institute for Biblical Counseling and Discipleship (IBCD) in San Diego, California. He holds M.A. and D.Min. degrees from Westminster Theological Seminary.

Dr. Laura Hendrickson, a former medical doctor and board-certified psychiatrist, is presently a biblical counselor, speaker, and writer. She lives in Southern California with her husband, Daniel, and her son, Eric.

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There is perhaps no greater fear in a parent's heart than the thought that a much-loved and well-cared-for child will make bad choices or even become a prodigal.

What are parents to do in such circumstances? Authors Jim Newheiser and Elyse Fitzpatrick speak from years of personal experience as both parents and biblical counselors about how hurting parents can deal with the emotional trauma of when a child goes astray. They offer concrete hope and encouragement along with positive steps parents can take even in the most negative situations.

Includes excellent advice from Dr. Laura Hendrickson regarding medicines commonly prescribed to problem children, and offers questions parents can ask pediatricians before using behavioral medications. A heartfelt and practical guide for parents.

Elyse Fitzpatrick is the project director and a counselor at The Institute for Biblical Counseling and Discipleship in San Diego, California. She holds an M.A. degree in Biblical Counseling from Trinity Theological Seminary. She and her husband, Phil, have three grown children and two grandchildren.

Jim Newheiser is a pastor, and also a counselor and director at The Institute for Biblical Counseling and Discipleship (IBCD) in San Diego, California. He holds M.A. and D.Min. degrees from Westminster Theological Seminary.

Dr. Laura Hendrickson, a former medical doctor and board-certified psychiatrist, is presently a biblical counselor, speaker, and writer. She lives in Southern California with her husband, Daniel, and her son, Eric.

  • Cover Type:
  • 256 Pages
  • Publisher: Harvest House
  • Publication Date: March 2005
  • ISBN: SFITZPELMWHENGOODKIDSMAKEBADC9780736915649