Dockrey, Karen

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DOCKREY, Karen. American, b. 1955. Genres: Theology/Religion, Inspirational/Motivational Literature. Career: Youth minister, 1980-; writer, 1984-. Publications: Getting to Know God, 1984, study guide, 1986; Friends: Finding and Keeping Them, 1985; Dating: Making Your Own Choices, 1987; What's Your Problem?, 1987; Family Survival Guide (leader's and student's versions), 1988; Living until Jesus Comes, 1989; When Everyone's Looking at You, 1989; Junior High Retreats and Lock-Ins, 1990; (with J. Hall) Holiday Specials and Boredom Busters, 1990; Youth Workers and Parents: Sharing Resources for Equipping Youth, 1990; Why Does Everybody Hate Me?, 1991; The Youth Worker's Guide to Creative Bible Study, 1991; Does Anybody Understand? Devotions for Teens on Family Survival, 1992; What's a Kid like Me Doing in a Family like This?: Leader's Book, 1992; From Frustration to Freedom, 1992; It's Not Fair!: Through Grief to Healing, 1992; (with J. Godwin and P. Godwin) Holman Student Bible Dictionary, 1993; Will I Ever Feel Good Again?: When You're Overwhelmed by Grief and Loss, 1993; Are You There, God?, with leader's guide, 1993; When a Hug Won't Fix the Hurt, 1993; I Thought You Were My Friend!, with leader's guide, 1994; (with B. Matthews and A. Adams) I Only See My Dad on Weekends: Kids Tell Their Stories about Divorce and Blended Families, 1994; (with others) Ready for Life, 1994; Tuned-Up Parenting: Eight Studies to Invite Harmony in Your Home, 1994; (with E. Dockrey) You'll Never Believe What They Told Me: Trusting God through Cancer and Other Serious Illness, 1994; Alone but Not Lonely, 1994; Curing the Self Hate Virus, 1994; Growing a Family Where People Really Like Each Other, 1996; Fun Friend-Making Activities for Adult Groups, 1997; Am I in Love? Twelve Youth Studies on Guy/Girl Relationships, 1997; YouthCare: Giving Real Help That Makes a Real Difference, 1997; Facing Down the Tough Stuff, 1998. Contributor to books and periodicals. Address: 8CPH, 3558 South Jefferson Ave., St. Louis, MO 63118, U.S.A. Online address: [email protected]