The Everything Parent's Guide to the Strong-Willed Child
A Positive Approach to Increase Self-control, Improve Communication, and Reduce ConflicteBook - 2012
Set boundaries and eliminate power struggles--without conflict! "I won't go!" "I don't care!" "You can't make me!" Every parent hears these words at one time or another, but if you have a strong-willed child, the arguments can seem never-ending. Fortunately, there's hope. The Everything Parent's Guide to the Strong-Willed Child, 2nd Edition can help you put a stop to the endless cycle of battles with your child and rebuild a relationship based on love and respect--rather than conflict. This essential guide shows you how to trade in exhausting and ineffective punishment for techniques that can help you: Identify the triggers of combative behaviors; Understand strong-willed and spirited motivations; Give your child tools to develop self-control; Learn how your reaction can lessen--or intensify--strong-willed behaviors; Communicate more effectively with your child; Strengthen the family bond and create a safe environment. Featuring a positive approach to discipline and including new ways to compromise and communicate with children, this all-in-one guide has everything you need to raise capable, happy, and agreeable kids!
Publisher: [Cincinnati, Ohio] : F+W Media, 2012
Edition: 2nd edition
Characteristics: data file 1 online resource (304 pages)
Call Number: eBook