Aware Baby

Aware Baby

by Aletha Jauch Solter
     
 
The Aware Baby marks a major breakthrough in our understanding of babies' needs from conception to two-and-a-half years of age. Now translated into eleven languages, it has contributed to a revolution in parenting around the world. This revised edition includes new research and insights from the author's extensive experience as a consultant and international workshop

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The Aware Baby marks a major breakthrough in our understanding of babies' needs from conception to two-and-a-half years of age. Now translated into eleven languages, it has contributed to a revolution in parenting around the world. This revised edition includes new research and insights from the author's extensive experience as a consultant and international workshop leader. This book will teach you how to bond with your infant, respond to your baby's crying, enhance your baby's intelligence, help your baby sleep better, find alternatives to punishment, and raise your child to be non-violent.

The author, Aletha Solter, is a Swiss/American developmental psychologist living in Southern California. She studied with Dr. Jean Piaget in Geneva, Switzerland, where she earned a Master's Degree in human biology. She holds a Ph.D. in psychology from the University of California. Her books have been translated into many languages, and she is recognized internationally as an expert on attachment, trauma, and non-punitive discipline. She is the founder of the Aware Parenting Institute, an international organization with certified instructors in many countries.

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Now in a substantially revised edition to include new research and insights, developmental psychologist Aletha Solter's The Aware Baby presents novice parents with a complete understanding of their baby's emotional needs from conception to two-and-a-half years of age. Readers will learn how to bond with their infant, respond to baby's crying, enhance baby's intelligence, help baby sleep better, find alternatives to punishment for shaping and modifying baby's behavior, and raising their child to be non-violent in their problem solving and personal expression. If you are expecting a baby, or are the brand new parents of one, then begin your parental responsibilities with a thorough and thoughtful reading of Aletha Solter's The Aware Baby.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780961307370
Publisher:
Aware Parenting Institute
Publication date:
05/28/2001
Edition description:
REVISED
Pages:
288
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.60(d)

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