Effective Parenting for the Hard-to-Manage Child: A Skills-Based Book

Effective Parenting for the Hard-to-Manage Child: A Skills-Based Book

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by Georgia A. DeGangi, Anne Kendall
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0415955467

ISBN-13: 9780415955461

Pub. Date: 11/05/2007

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

Effective Parenting for the Hard-to-Manage Child is a skills-based book for parents who need practical advice from experts, without all the jargon and generalizations. The book provides specific strategies and techniques for children who are intense, highly reactive, and unable to self-calm.

It integrates various treatment approaches in a clear and

Overview

Effective Parenting for the Hard-to-Manage Child is a skills-based book for parents who need practical advice from experts, without all the jargon and generalizations. The book provides specific strategies and techniques for children who are intense, highly reactive, and unable to self-calm.

It integrates various treatment approaches in a clear and accessible manner, and offers the "best kept secrets" from the fields of mental health and occupational therapy. The book emphasizes key concepts and everyday activities that will help children take charge of their problems, and it is an invaluable resource for any parent faced with the challenge of a hard-to-manage child.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780415955461
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
11/05/2007
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
300
Product dimensions:
6.90(w) x 9.90(h) x 0.70(d)

Table of Contents

How to Use This Book. The Intense, Irritable Child. Coping with Different Kinds of Anxiety. Mealtime Battles, Picky Eaters and Kids Who Just Won’t Eat. Problems of Falling and Staying Asleep. The Mysteries of Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder. He Won’t Listen and Can’t Finish a Thing! How to Help Your Child with ADHD. The Oppositional Child - You Are Not the Boss of Me! Children with Sensory Overload. The Curious, Clueless, and Disorganized Child. Depression: Trying to Halt a Downward Slide. Embattled Parents: Focusing on Yourself and Your Child. Appendix A: Sensorimotor History Questionnaire. Appendix B: Glossary. Appendix C: Bibliography. Appendix D: Tool Sheets.

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