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Self-Esteem: The New Revolution

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James Battle, Ph.D.

In Self-Esteem: The New Revolution, Dr. Battle provides a comprehensive text that addresses the important issue of self-esteem. In the book the author offers 300 strategies that can be used to enhance the self-esteem of individuals at all developmental levels. Empirical data are provided to document the effectiveness of these strategies and actual case reports are presented to illustrate how positive shifts in self-esteem can be induced in individuals of all ages. In Self-Esteem: The New Revolution, Dr. Battle provides a balance between scholarship and interest while producing this book which incorporates practical applications for academics, practitioners and lay persons as well. Chapter titles include: Self-Esteem: An Overview, Self-Esteem: What Is It, Self-Esteem and Achievement, Self-Esteem and Behavior, Self-Esteem and Learning Disability, Self-Esteem and Affective Disorders, Enhancing Self-Esteem and Programs that Enhance Self-Esteem - not to mention reference list, recommended readings, and two indices . The need for Self-Esteem: The New Revolution is now - A book you can’t ignore if you want to bring out the best in yourself and others.

376 pages, paperback. (A004) - $35.00

 

Self-Esteem Research: A Summary of Relevant Findings

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James Battle, Ph.D.

Although the self-esteem revolution continues to gain momentum there has been, until now. . . a missing link. . . a book that documents research in the field of self-esteem. In this book Dr. Battle, author of the very popular Culture - Free Self-Esteem Inventories for Children and Adults, fills this link by providing concise summaries of findings of research studies that addressed the construct of self-esteem. Chapter titles include, Reliability of Self-Esteem, Validity of Self-Esteem, Comparative Research, Treatment and Self-Esteem, Survey Research, Instruments that assess Self-Esteem - not to mention a glossary of terms, references, appendix and index. A must for all who are interested in self-esteem research.

174 pages, paperback. (A038) - $25.00

 

Self-Esteem, Personality and Adjustment

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Self-Esteem, Personality and Adjustment

 

James Battle, Ph.D.

In this comprehensive text, Dr. Battle traces the origins of self-theory and self-esteem, personality and human adjustment. He documents how self-esteem and personality develops and shows how both influence adjustment. Common adjustment failures are described and methodologies for alleviating these and other problems are delineated. In Self-Esteem, Personality and Adjustment, Dr. Battle also offers strategies that promote self-esteem and psychological soundness and provide case reports and research findings to illustrate the effectiveness of these techniques. Chapter titles include: Self-Theory and Self-Esteem, Personality: An Overview, Theoretical Views of Personality, Human Adjustment, Problems of Adjustment and Coping Strategies, Assessing Adjustment, Treatment of Adjustment Failures, The Psychologically Sound Individual, and Promoting Self-Esteem and Psychological Soundness. With so many challenges to effective adjustment in our contemporary society, the need for this book is now! An instructor’s manual with multiple choice, true and false essay and short answer questions with keys for each is available.

330 pages, paperback. (A035) - $49.95.
Instructor’s manual; Approximately 60 pages, softcover. (A035A) - $7.95

 

Peer Exploitation Syndrome: A True Story of a Teenage Victim

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Peer Exploitation Syndrome: A True Story of a Teenage Victim

 

James Battle, Ph.D.

In this concise book, Dr. Battle describes a commonly experienced societal problem of youth which he calls Peer Exploitation Syndrome, traces the development of this pathological condition and shows how it effects an actual victim. In the text, the author delineates characteristics and symptoms of the syndrome and describes strategies that the victim=s parents employed in their efforts to free him from the negative influence and exploitation of peers. Also in the book, the author lists actual traumas that the victim had to endure and describes the efforts that his parents made while trying to help their son overcome the negative effects of these traumas. In addition, Dr. Battle addresses the important issues of methodology and treatment and concludes that prevention is the most important goal to strive for in efforts to help children and youth avoid becoming victims of the Peer Exploitation Syndrome.

This book is an excellent resource for teacher and student lead discussions.

Paperback. (A120) - $14.95

 

Misconceptions Regarding Self-Esteem

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Misconceptions Regarding Self-Esteem
James Battle, Ph.D.

In this timely book, Dr. Battle addresses a comprehensive number of misconceptions associated with the construct of self-esteem and offers factual information associated with each misconception. In addition, the author delineates specific strategies derived from empirical findings that practitioners can apply in real-life settings to enhance self-esteem, achievement and well-being.

204. pages, paperback. (A043) - $17.95

 

The JBA Model: An Effective Suicide Prevention Program

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The JBA Model: An Effective Suicide Prevention Program

James Battle, Ph.D.

In the JBA Model: An Effective Suicide Prevention Program, Dr. Battle shows researchers how to develop and implement effective substance prevention programs. In this concisely written book, Dr. Battle, author of the Culture-Free Self-Esteem Inventories, describe strategies that have demonstrated effectiveness in helping individuals overcome low self-esteem, depression and suicidal ideation.

75 pages, paperback (A0089) - $14.95

 

The JBA Model: An Effective Substance Abuse Prevention and Treatment Program

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The JBA Model: An Effective Substance Abuse Prevention and Treatment Program

James Battle, Ph.D.

In the JBA Model: An Effective Substance Abuse Prevention and Treatment Program, Dr. Battle shows researchers how to develop and implement effective substance prevention and treatment programs. In this timely, concisely written book, Dr. Battle, author of the North American Depression Inventories, describe strategies that have demonstrated effectiveness in helping individuals deal with substance use and avoid becoming abusers.

78 pages, paperback (A0088) - $14.95

 

Interpretation and Treatment: A Reference Book For The Culture-Free Self-Esteem Inventories

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Interpretation and Treatment: A Reference Book For The Culture-Free Self-Esteem Inventories

James Battle, Ph.D

In this timely, concisely written book Dr. Battle provides essential insights regarding how to profile, interpret and diagnose results derived from scores earned on the very popular, time-tested Culture-Free Self-Esteem Inventories and show how self-esteem profiles can be used to identify personality types. Also in this unique text, the author show readers how to employ both psychological and medical methodologies to treat a variety of problems that can be identified through analyses of CFSEI profiles and describes practical strategies that practitioners and care givers can employ to enhance self-esteem and diminish symptoms of commonly experienced problems. Chapter titles include Self-Esteem And Overview, Interpretation of Self-Esteem Results, Reporting And Diagnostic Interpretation, Interactive Strategies For Remediating And Diminishing Symptoms of Low Self-Esteem And Treatment.

235 pages, paperback (A118) - $35

 

For Teachers, Parents and Kids: Strategies that Promote Self-Esteem, Achievement and Behavioral Self-Control

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For Teachers, Parents and Kids: Strategies that Promote Self-Esteem, Achievement and Behavioral Self-Control
James Battle, Ph.D.

In this practical book, Dr. Battle shows parents, teachers, kids and others how to employ strategies that promote self-esteem, achievement and behavioral self-control. The important role that self-esteem plays in achievement and behavior is delineated and readers are shown how to employ time-tested strategies to enhance the self-esteem and achievement levels of students and assist them in exhibiting behavior that is self-enhancing rather than self-defeating. The strategies described by Dr. Battle in this timely book have proven to be effective in assisting both regular and special students. 5½" x 8½", 163 pp., illustrated, figures, recommended readings, self-esteem resource materials, glossary of terms and references.

(order number A076) $25.00

 

Dealing With Anger: Strategies That Work

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Dr. James Battle, Ph.D.

In this concise, timely book Dr. Battle provides insights regarding the negative emotion of anger, one of North America’s most deadly contemporary problems, which exerts devastating effect on thousands of victims annually. Also, in the book he describes practical strategies that have demonstrated effectiveness in assisting individuals in controlling their anger, impulses and arousal levels and emitting behavior that is self-enhancing rather than self-defeating. The strategies described by Dr. Battle in this book are time-tested ones developed in school and clinical settings that are presented in a fashion that can be readily understood by readers with diverse interests and desires and can be incorporated into their daily routines with ease.

115 pages, paperback (A137) - $19.95

 

9 to 19: Crucial Years for Self-Esteem in Children and Youth

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9 to 19: Crucial Years for Self-Esteem in Children and Youth

James Battle, Ph.D.

In 9 to 19, Dr. Battle identifies characteristics of positive and negative self-esteem and traces the development of both dispositions. The important role that self-esteem play in contemporary problems such as learning disabilities, conduct problems, anxiety disorders, depression and suicide is described. In 9 to 19, Dr. Battle offers 110 strategies for remediating these and other problems. The effectiveness of these strategies are documented and actual case reports are provided to illustrate how positive shifts in self-esteem can be induced in students and clients. In the book, Dr. Battle offers concrete ways of identifying problems and acting to correct them, both in the classroom and in the home.

144 pages, paperback. (A002) - $17.95

 

Enhancing Self-Esteem and Achievement

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Enhancing Self-Esteem and Achievement

James Battle, Ph.D.

 


In Enhancing Self-Esteem and Achievement, Dr. Battle provides a thorough, comprehensive look at the origins, development and implications of self-esteem as they apply to student learning and society at large. In this practical book which addresses the important issue of self-esteem, Dr. Battle has drawn from forty years of research literature and his own extensive professional experience to present a dramatic new structure for understanding how self-esteem (or lack of it) affects virtually every aspect of our lives. 6" x 9", 160 pp., illustrated, figures, tables, references, indices.

(order number A001) $25.00