How to Talk So Kids Will Listen and Listen So Kids Will Talk

How to Talk So Kids Will Listen and Listen So Kids Will Talk

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30th Anniversary Edition updated with new insights from the next generation. You can stop fighting with your children! Here is the bestselling book that will give you the know-how you need to be more effective with your children--and more supportive of yourself. Enthusiastically praised by parents and professionals around the world, the down-to-earth, respectful approach of Adele Faber and Elaine Mazlish makes relationships with children of all ages less stressful and more rewarding. Now, in this thirtieth-anniversary edition, these award-winning experts share their latest insights and suggestions based on feedback they've received over the years. Their methods of communication--illustrated with delightful cartoons showing the skills in action--offer innovative ways to solve common problems. You'll learn how to: Cope with your child's negative feelings--frustration, disappointment, anger, etc. Express your anger without being hurtful Engage your child's willing cooperation Set firm limits and still maintain goodwill Use alternatives to punishment Resolve family conflicts peacefully
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Product details

  • Paperback | 368 pages
  • 137 x 213 x 25mm | 431g
  • Scribner
  • New York, United States
  • English
  • 30th
  • 1451663889
  • 9781451663884
  • 3,679

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`An exceptional work, not simply just another 'how to' book...All parents can use these methods to improve the everyday quality of t heir relationships with their children.` -`Fort Worth Star Telegram`
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This book is fantastic! Every six months or so, as new issues arise, I pick it up again and re-read parts. I find it fits really well with my views on managing child behaviour. We're not a smacking, time-out family. This book helps you to parent effectively without punishing your more
by Nicole Wooller
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