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

4.27 (29,722 ratings by Goodreads)
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4.27 (29,722 ratings by Goodreads)

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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
  • 48 pp of cartoon panels t-o
  • 1451663889
  • 9781451663884
  • 11,899

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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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About Adele Faber

Adele Faber and Elaine Mazlish are #1 New York Times bestselling and award-winning authors whose books have sold more than three million copies and have been translated into over thirty languages. How to Talk So Kids Can Learn--At Home and in School, was cited by Child Magazine as the "best book of the year for excellence in family issues in education." The authors' group workshop programs and videos produced by PBS are currently being used by parent and teacher groups around the world. In addition to their lectures throughout the United States, Canada, and abroad, they have appeared on every major television talk show from The Oprah Winfrey Show to Good Morning America. They currently reside in Long Island, New York and each is the parent of three children.
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29,722 ratings
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4 35% (10,296)
3 13% (3,796)
2 3% (812)
1 1% (330)

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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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