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Positive discipline A-Z : 1001 solutions to everyday parenting problems / Jane Nelsen, Lynn Lott, and H. Stephen Glenn.

Nelsen, Jane, (author.). Lott, Lynn, (author.). Glenn, H. Stephen, (author.).

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  • 4 of 4 copies available at Sage Library System.

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Summary:

"As a parent, you face one of the most challenging-and rewarding-roles of your life. No matter how much you love your child, there will still be moments filled with anger, frustration, and, at times, desperation. What do you do? Over the years, millions of parents just like you have come to trust the Positive Discipline series for its consistent, commonsense approach to child rearing. In this completely updated edition of Positive Discipline A-Z, you will learn how to use kind and firm methods to raise a child who is responsible, respectful, and resourceful. You'll find practical solutions to such parenting challenges as: Sibling Rivalry, Bedtime Hassles, School Problems, Getting Chores Done, ADHD, Eating Problems, Procrastination, Whining, Tattling and Lying, Homework Battles, And Dozens More! This newly revised and expanded third edition contains up-to-the-minute information on sleeping through the night, back talk, and lack of motivation as well as tips on diet, exercise, and obesity prevention, and new approaches to parenting in the age of computers and cell phones." --Back cover.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Circulation Modifier Age Hold Protection Active/Create Date Status Due Date
Baker County Library 649.64 .N424p 2007 (Text) 37814003256832 NON-FICTION - NEW Book System_Only_3months 06/21/2021 Available -
Hood River Valley High School Library 649 NEL (Text) 33892004938099 NON-FICTION Book None 02/06/2008 Available -
Hood River Valley High School Library 649 NEL (Text) 33892004942976 NON-FICTION Book None 08/27/2012 Available -
OTLD Heppner Branch P 649 NEL (Text) 37818000025272 Adult Non-Fiction Book None 12/26/2008 Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780307345578
  • ISBN: 0307345572
  • Physical Description: xvii, 316 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm.
  • Edition: Completely revised and expanded third edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Three Rivers Press, [2007]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 307-308) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Part 1. What is positivediscipline? -- Be kind and firm -- Decide what you will do, and then do it -- Act,don't talk -- Use follow-through -- Replace punishment with information andopportunities to learn from mistakes -- Improve your communication skills -- Createreasonable expectations for yourself -- Hold family meetings -- Offer limitedchoices -- Set limits -- Establish routines -- Know who your children are -- Welcomemistakes -- Make time-out positive -- Put your kids in the same boat -- Focuson solutions and let your kids figure it out -- Listen to actions more thanwords -- Don't make or take promises -- Help children feel belonging andsignificance -- Use encouragement instead of praise and rewards -- Say no -- Useyour sense of humor -- Get a life -- Avoid labels and drugs -- Have faith -- Makesure the message of love gets through -- Take small steps -- Part 2. Positivediscipline solutions A-Z -- Adoption -- Allowance -- Angry or aggressive child --Attention Deficit Disorder -- Babysitting -- Back talk and disrespect -- Bathtime hassles -- Bedtime hassles -- Bed-wetting -- Biting -- Boredom -- Bullying-- Car hassles -- Cell phones -- Chores -- Clothing power struggles -- Crueltyto animals -- Crying -- Death and grief -- Defiance, disobedience, andrebelliousness -- Demanding -- Depressed -- Different parenting styles -- Divorce-- Doctors, dentists, and haircuts -- Drug abuse -- Eating and mealtime hassles-- Electronics: TV, video games, iPods, computers, etc. -- Fairness andjealousy -- Fears (Children) -- Fears (Parents) -- Fighting (Friends) -- Fighting(Siblings) -- Foul language / swearing -- Friends (Choosing) -- The "Goodchild" -- Grandparents -- Habits -- Hitting and spanking -- Homework -- Interrupting/ pesty behavior -- Listening -- Lying or fabricating -- Manipulation -- Masturbation-- Materialism -- Morning hassles -- Moving -- Naps -- Negative child -- No! --Obedience -- Obesity -- Overprotection, spoiling, and rescuing -- Pets -- Poorsport -- Potty training -- Pouting, complaining, and other negative behaviors --Practicing (Piano, dance, sports, and other activities) -- Preschool and daycare -- Procrastination -- Property destruction -- Rooms (Messy) -- Schoolproblems -- Self-esteem -- Separation anxiety -- Sex exploration and sexeducation -- Sexual abuse -- Sharing / selfishness -- Shopping with children --Shyness -- Sibling rivalry -- Sickness -- Single parenting -- Sleeping throughthe night -- Stealing -- Stepfamilies -- Suicide and cutting -- Summer vacation-- Tattling -- Temper tantrums -- Terrible twos -- Touching things -- Toys andtidiness -- Traveling -- Unmotivated and uninterested -- Values and manners --Weaning -- Whining -- Won't talk to me -- Working outside the home -- Zits.
Summary, etc.:
"As a parent, you face one of the most challenging-and rewarding-roles of your life. No matter how much you love your child, there will still be moments filled with anger, frustration, and, at times, desperation. What do you do? Over the years, millions of parents just like you have come to trust the Positive Discipline series for its consistent, commonsense approach to child rearing. In this completely updated edition of Positive Discipline A-Z, you will learn how to use kind and firm methods to raise a child who is responsible, respectful, and resourceful. You'll find practical solutions to such parenting challenges as: Sibling Rivalry, Bedtime Hassles, School Problems, Getting Chores Done, ADHD, Eating Problems, Procrastination, Whining, Tattling and Lying, Homework Battles, And Dozens More! This newly revised and expanded third edition contains up-to-the-minute information on sleeping through the night, back talk, and lack of motivation as well as tips on diet, exercise, and obesity prevention, and new approaches to parenting in the age of computers and cell phones." --Back cover.
Subject: Discipline of children.

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