The Resource When our grown kids disappoint us: : letting go of their problems, loving them anyway, and getting on with our lives, Jane Adams, (eaudio)

When our grown kids disappoint us: : letting go of their problems, loving them anyway, and getting on with our lives, Jane Adams, (eaudio)

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When our grown kids disappoint us: : letting go of their problems, loving them anyway, and getting on with our lives
Title
When our grown kids disappoint us:
Title remainder
letting go of their problems, loving them anyway, and getting on with our lives
Statement of responsibility
Jane Adams
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Language
eng
Summary
How do today's parents cope when the dreams we had for our children clash with reality? What can we do for our twenty- and even thirty-somethings who can't seem to grow up? Who can we turn to when the kids aren't all right and we, their parents, are frightened, frustrated, resentful, embarrassed, and especially, disappointed? In this groundbreaking book, a social psychologist who's been chronicling the lives of American families for over two decades confronts our deepest concerns when our grown kids have failed to thrive. She listens to a generation that "did everything right" and expected its children to grow into happy, healthy, successful adults. But they haven't, at least not yet--and meanwhile, we're letting their problems threaten our health, marriages, security, freedom, careers, retirement, and other family relationships. With warmth, empathy, and perspective, Dr. Adams offers a positive, life-affirming message to parents who are still trying to "fix" their adult children - Stop! She shows us how to separate from their problems without separating from them, and how to be a positive force in their lives while getting on with our own
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technical information on music
Cataloging source
Midwest
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1940-
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Adams, Jane
Dewey number
306.874
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not applicable
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other
PerformerNote
Read by Jane Adams
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Adams, Jane
  • hoopla digital
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  • Parent and adult child
  • Adult children
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adult
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Label
When our grown kids disappoint us: : letting go of their problems, loving them anyway, and getting on with our lives, Jane Adams, (eaudio)
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unknown
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digital storage
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  • not applicable
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Unabridged.
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1 online resource (1 audio file (4hr., 30 min.))
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unknown
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  • online
  • electronic
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Digital content provided by hoopla
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not applicable
Isbn
9781515924548
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(sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
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not applicable
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unknown
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digital.
Publisher number
MWT11626092
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unknown
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access
Sound
sound
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digital recording
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  • other
  • remote
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other
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11626092
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MWT11626092
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
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Label
When our grown kids disappoint us: : letting go of their problems, loving them anyway, and getting on with our lives, Jane Adams, (eaudio)
Link
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 audio file (4hr., 30 min.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781515924548
Isbn Type
(sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
unknown
Level of compression
unknown
Other physical details
digital.
Publisher number
MWT11626092
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
access
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
other
Stock number
11626092
System control number
MWT11626092
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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