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The Oak Knoll Parent Resource Center is located in the Guidance/Attendance office in the front of the school.  Please stop by and check out the books, videos, pamphlets, and other materials on a variety of topics of interest for parents.


  • Early Adolescence: Understanding the 10 to 15 year old
    by Gail A. Caissy

  • Helping Your Hyperactive/ADD Child
    by John F. Taylor, Ph.D.

  • How to Handle A Hard-to-Handle Kid
    by C. Drew Edward, Ph.D.

  • The Art of Talking with Your Teenager
    by Paul W. Swets

  • Parents as Mentors
    by Sandra Burt and Linda Perlis 

  • Cliques: 8 Steps to Help Your Child Survive the Social Jungle 
    by Giannetti and Sagarese

  • The Grieving Teen
     by Helen Fitzgerald

  • Parenting Teenagers
     by Dinkmeyer & McKay

  • The Explosive Child
     by Ross W. Greene, Ph.D.

Parenting Videos:

  • What's your Parenting Style?
    by Active Parenting of Teens

  • Sidestepping the Power Struggle 
    by Active Parenting of Teens

  • Your Teen's Success Cycle 
    by Active Parenting of Teens

  • Common Sense Parenting 
    by Boys Town USA

Please call your child's counselor if you wish to borrow one of the resources listed above!

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"An encouraged teenager has the courage to cooperate, try new things, and be responsible."  -Dinkmeyer


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This site was updated on 09/25/2008 .