Discovering the Light
NOTE: This title is out of print.
Julian Sleigh does not see adolescence as a temporary struggle for freedom, but as a passage into life where freedom becomes a possibility even as the options of adulthood narrow one’s choices. Preserving this awareness while helping guide the teenager through the rocky shoals and narrow channels leading to vigorous adult is the task of parents, teachers, and adult friends. Thirteen to Nineteen can help all of us become more effective and more at home in this work.
Julian Sleigh (1927-2013) was a Christian Community priest and counselor who worked in South Africa. He is also the author of Friends and Lovers, a sensitive look at the issues surrounding friendship. intimacy and loyalty, and Crisis Points, a twelve-step method for conflict resolution.