I Never Get Anything

I Never Get Anything : How to Keep Your Kids from Running Your Life

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Outlining the six tactics kids use to get their way, this reference teaches parents to think objectively about their children's favorite ploys and emotionally manipulative strategies. Insightful analyses emphasize the importance of understanding the underlying emotional dynamics of testing and offer practical solutions, from knowing how to say no comfortably to when to say yes encouragingly. Ensuring a healthy relationship between children and parents, this humorous, down-to-earth guide enables parents to manage their own behavior and that of their children."
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Product details

  • Paperback | 197 pages
  • 160.02 x 223.52 x 12.7mm | 272.15g
  • ParentMagic, Incorporated
  • Glen Ellyn, IL, United States
  • English
  • 1889140139
  • 9781889140131
  • 692,323

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"One of the most powerful crystallizations of Caribbean childhood since George Lamming's "In the Castle of My Skin."" --Chris Searle
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About Thomas W. Phelan

Thomas W. Phelan, PhD is a clinical psychologist and the author of "1-2-3 Magic: Effective Discipline for Children," "All About Attention Deficit Disorder," "Surviving Your Adolescents," "Self-Esteem Revolutions in Children," and "Adults with Attention Deficit Disorder." He lives in Glen Ellyn, Illinois.
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