Peaceful Parent, Happy Kids : How to Stop Yelling and Start Connecting

Description

A groundbreaking guide to raising responsible, capable, happy kids Based on the latest research on brain development and extensive clinical experience with parents, Dr. Laura Markham's approach is as simple as it is effective. Her message: Fostering emotional connection with your child creates real and lasting change. When you have that vital connection, you don't need to threaten, nag, plead, bribe--or even punish. This remarkable guide will help parents better understand their own emotions--and get them in check--so they can parent with healthy limits, empathy, and clear communication to raise a self-disciplined child. Step-by-step examples give solutions and kid-tested phrasing for parents of toddlers right through the elementary years. If you're tired of power struggles, tantrums, and searching for the right "consequence," look no further. You're about to discover the practical tools you need to transform your parenting in a positive, proven way.

Details

Author(s)
Laura Markham
Format
Paperback | 304 pages
Dimensions
140 x 210 x 19.81mm | 254.01g
Publication date
28 Nov 2012
Publisher
Penguin Putnam Inc
Imprint
Perigee Books,U.S.
Publication City/Country
New York, United States
Language
English
ISBN10
0399160280
ISBN13
9780399160288
Bestsellers rank
741