For twenty-five years, Positive Discipline has been the gold standard reference for grown-ups working with children. Now Jane Nelsen, distinguished psychologist, educator, and mother of seven, has written a revised and expanded edition. The key to positive discipline is not punishment, she tells us, but mutual respect. Nelsen coaches parents and teachers to be both firm and kind, so that any childafrom a three-year-old toddler to a rebellious teenageracan learn creative cooperation and self-discipline with no loss of dignity. Inside youall discover how to ac bridge communication gaps ac defuse power struggles ac avoid the dangers of praise ac enforce your message of love ac build on strengths, not weaknesses ac hold children accountable with their self-respect intact ac teach children not what to think but how to think ac win cooperation at home and at school ac meet the special challenge of teen misbehavior aIt is not easy to improve a classic book, but Jane Nelson has done so in this revised edition. Packed with updated examples that are clear and specific, Positive Discipline shows parents exactly how to focus on solutions while being kind and firm. If you want to enrich your relationship with your children, this is the book for you.a aSal Severe, author of How to Behave So Your Children Will, Too! Millions of children have already benefited from the counsel in this wise and warmhearted book, which features dozens of true stories of positive discipline in action. Give your child the tools he or she needs for a well-adjusted life with this proven treasure trove of practical advice. From the Trade Paperback edition.If you want to enrich your relationship with your children, this is the book for you.a aSal Severe, author of How to Behave So Your Children Will, Too!
|Author||:||Jane Nelsen, Ed.D.|
|Publisher||:||Ballantine Books - 2011-05-25|