Early Adolescence (Paperback)

Understanding The 10 To 15 Year Old

By Gail A. Caissy

Da Capo Press, 9780738207520, 280pp.

Publication Date: March 14, 2002

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A comprehensive and practical guide to the important areas of development-biological, physical, emotional, intellectual, social, psychological, and sexual-taking place during the early adolescent years and what concerned parents can do to help their ten-to-fifteen year old get through this time of drastic upheaval.

About the Author

Gail A. Caissy, a native of Canada, is a former classroom teacher of early adolescent students in the Niagara, Ontario, public school system. The author received her doctorate in education from the State University of New York at Buffalo and holds three other university degress. An independent consultant in education, she is the author of numerous articles and educational publications and is a part-time university-level instructor in teacher education. Dr. Caissy and her husband currently reside in Clarence, New York.