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Meet the Author: Josh Shipp

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Josh Shipp helps adults understand teens and teens understand themselves. He is a global youth empowerment expert and an acclaimed speaker. He has appeared on MTV, Lifetime, The Oprah Winfrey Show, CNN, FOX, 20/20, Good Morning America, and in the New York Times and other media. A former at-risk foster kid turned youth advocate, he is renowned for his documentary TV series that followed his groundbreaking work with teens. His organization, One Caring Adult, produces resources and training events for parents, educators, and caring adults.

Books by Josh Shipp

The Grown-Up's Guide to Teenage Humans

How to Decode Their Behavior, Develop Trust, and Raise a Respectable Adult

Book cover image: The Grown-Up's Guide to Teenage Humans: How to Decode Their Behavior, Develop Trust, and Raise a Respectable Adult

A practical guide to understanding teens from award-winning author and global youth advocate Josh Shipp, The Grown-Up's Guide to Teenage Humans is a conversation-changing guide for parents (and other caring adults) who want to understand their teens and positively impact their lives. Ultimately, it's not about shortcuts or magic words—as Shipp reminds us, it's about investing in kids and giving them the love, time, and support they…  More »