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Kittleson, Mark J. 1952-

Overview
Works: 23 works in 56 publications in 1 language and 6,716 library holdings
Genres: Popular works  Encyclopedias  Juvenile works  Directories 
Roles: Author, Editor
Classifications: RC552.E18, 616.8526
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Most widely held works by Mark J Kittleson
The truth about eating disorders by Mark J Kittleson( Book )

4 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 540 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

According to the National Association of Anorexia Nervosa and Related Disorders, the National Eating Disorders Association, and the National Institute of Mental Health, between five and ten million Americans suffer from eating disorders. The vast majority are female, although an estimated five to ten percent of people with anorexia or bulimia, as well as thirty-five percent of those with binge-eating disorders, are male. The Truth About Eating Disorders is a comprehensive A-to-Z guide addressing everything from the lifelong effects of anorexia to the pressures and stresses that often lead to one or more of these disorders. Offering important facts, testimonies, and demonstrations that illustrate the serious dangers of eating disorders, this volume helps teens find a healthier way to deal with their problems. Personal testimonies and question-and-answer segments provide a real-life perspective, and charts and graphs add a visually stimulating element to this crucial reference. Topics include: Caloric intake and expenditures; Causes of eating disorders; Fad diets; Obesity Weight control
The truth about sexual behavior and unplanned pregnancy by Elissa Howard-Barr( Book )

3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 502 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Offers the straight facts about the biological, social, and emotional aspects of sexual development and activity
The truth about alcohol by Barry Youngerman( Book )

3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 425 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the facts and figures about alcohol consumption in a clear and balanced format. A-to-Z entries detail the social, legal, and personal ramifications of alcohol abuse, while personal testimonies and question-and-answer sections provide the reader with an inside glimpse into the world of alcoholism. Extensive resources list websites, hotlines, and suggestions for further reading, providing teens with all the information they need to fully understand this crucial topic
The truth about fear and depression by Mark J Kittleson( Book )

3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 411 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes an extensive range of anxiety disorders, their symptoms, pathology, treatments, and ways that they can affect daily life
The truth about divorce by Barry Youngerman( Book )

4 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in English and held by 406 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alphabetically arranged entries focus on issues relating to divorce, including child support, visitation, relationship failure, and stress factors. For the past few decades, the divorce rate in America has remained around 50 percent; although this rate has declined since 1990, it remains high. However, the Journal of Divorce reported that a study of 273 typical college students showed that even kids who have lived through multiple divorces still expect to get married. A comprehensive A-to-Z guide to the facts and myths, The Truth about Divorce explains the social, legal, and personal effects of divorce. Using straightforward prose while refraining from a pedantic tone, this valuable resource guides readers toward a greater understanding of the topic while providing effective strategies for coping. Self tests, fact or fiction sidebars, and up to date statistics and charts engage readers and encourage discussion both at home and in the classroom. Topics include: blended families, child support, divorce in America, love and marriage, relationship challenges
The truth about smoking by William McCay( Book )

4 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 346 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides the facts in a nonconfrontational manner and discusses important topics such as smoking advertisements, addiction, cancer, quitting therapies, and the depiction of smoking in the media
The truth about drugs by Mark J Kittleson( Book )

5 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 323 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides information about drugs in an A-Z format
The truth about rape by Robert N Golden( Book )

4 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 305 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Looks beyond common myths to give a factual account essential to u nderstanding, preventing, and coping with rape and sexual assault. An important topic for all teenagers, this resource offers trusted advice, information, and accounts from real people
The truth about violence by Karl Larson( Book )

4 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 251 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides information on the different kinds of violent behaviour and discusses topics particularly important to teens
The truth about death and dying by Karen Meyers( Book )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 235 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Without preaching or dictating what readers should do, each volume in this series delivers current facts and straightforward information to help young people understand the consequences--good or bad--of the life choices they make, carefully explaining key health matters, social issues, financial elements, and other aspects of the selected topics. Death is a complex topic, and coping with its consequences is often difficult. At one point or another, everyone is faced with the death of a family member or friend. Whether confronted with a sudden death, struggling to make business decisions about a death, or resolving end-of-life issues, this objective reference is designed to help readers understand and cope with the emotions and problems that arise from this experience. The Truth About Death and Dying is an authoritative guide to this sensitive topic. Using straightforward language and offering clear and concise information, this reference covers the many issues, feelings, and processes that relate to death and dying. Diagnostic tests and question-and-answer features help teenagers gain a better understanding of the subject, and tables, charts, and statistics call out important facts. Extensive lists of resources include websites, hotlines, and suggestions for further reading, providing teens with all the information they need to fully understand this topic. Topics include: Common causes of teenage deaths, Death of a friend, Managing death, The process of dying, The process of grieving, and more
The truth about family life by Renée Despres( Book )

4 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 212 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides information on the different kinds of families and discusses topics particularly important to teens, such as adoption, cohabitation, divorce, living with stepparents, teen pregnancy, getting along with siblings, and violence in the family
Mental health : dimensions of self-esteem and emotional well-being by Joseph W Donnelly( Book )

4 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vital statistics for the public health educator by Mark J Kittleson( Book )

2 editions published between 1996 and 2005 in English and held by 122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Mark J. Kittleson leads the reader through a step-by-step process that examines the various aspects of vital statistics and their practical applications"--Jewel case insert. Has links to statistics in Internet
Web sites for health professionals by Mark J Kittleson( Book )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Use of technology in health education/health behavior( Book )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Instructor's manual to accompany Health through discovery by Mark J Kittleson( Book )

1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Using Excel to run statistics by Mark J Kittleson( )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

"Mark J. Kittleson leads the reader through a step-by-step process on how to run statistics on the Microsoft Excel spreadsheet."--Jewel case insert
The truth about abuse by Mark J Kittleson( Book )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Analysis of knowledge and skills acquired from two current cardiopulmonary resuscitation classes available to the public by Mark J Kittleson( )

1 edition published in 1978 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The truth about anxiety and depression by Heather Denkmire( )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A mental disorder can lead to distressful, sometimes life-altering effects, ranging from sleep problems or relationship troubles to disability or suicide. Depression and anxiety disorders are two major mental disorders that affect millions of Americans. Twenty percent of U.S. adults or 40 million people experience some type of mental disorder each year, according to the National Alliance on Mental Illness. The Truth About Anxiety and Depression, Second Edition presents the most up-to-date information on anxiety and depression, including the genetics of mood and anxiety disorders, gender and de
 
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The truth about sexual behavior and unplanned pregnancyThe truth about alcoholThe truth about fear and depressionThe truth about divorceThe truth about smokingThe truth about drugsThe truth about rapeThe truth about violence