Mending the Broken Bond: The 90-Day Answer to Repairing Your Relationship with Your Child [NOOK Book]

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Bestselling author Dr. Frank Lawlis has provided thousands of parents with vital information they needed to confront their children's challenges. With his newest book, he turns his attention and expertise to bridging the divides that can come between kids and their parents.

Mending the Broken Bond leads parents through a 90-day program of practical steps and action plans toward building?or rebuilding?a positive, loving, and healthy bond with ...
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Mending the Broken Bond: The 90-Day Answer to Repairing Your Relationship with Your Child

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Overview

Bestselling author Dr. Frank Lawlis has provided thousands of parents with vital information they needed to confront their children's challenges. With his newest book, he turns his attention and expertise to bridging the divides that can come between kids and their parents.

Mending the Broken Bond leads parents through a 90-day program of practical steps and action plans toward building?or rebuilding?a positive, loving, and healthy bond with their children. Whether parents are faced with toddlers throwing temper tantrums, ten-year-olds who prefer videogames to talking, or rebellious teenagers, Dr. Lawlis presents sound solutions to repair relationships and regain a meaningful and lasting connection with their children.

Dr. Frank Lawlis has been featured on Dr. Phil, Good Morning America, and Larry King Live.


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Editorial Reviews

Dr. Phil McGraw
Dr. Lawlis shows us how to put his remarkable techniques to work, offering families healing and hope—and a life they never thought possible.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781101213834
  • Publisher: Penguin Group (USA)
  • Publication date: 9/6/2007
  • Sold by: Penguin Group
  • Format: eBook
  • Pages: 304
  • Sales rank: 477,347
  • File size: 2 MB

Meet the Author

Dr. Frank Lawlis is a renowned psychologist, researcher, and counselor with more than thirty-five years’ experience working with families. He is the cofounder of the Lawlis and Peavey Centers for Psychoneurological Change and was named a fellow by the American Psychological Association. Dr. Lawlis is also the chief content adviser for the Dr. Phil Show.


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Table of Contents

Acknowledgments

Preface

1 Understanding the Bonds of Love 1

2 Getting to the Roots 25

3 Nature versus Nurture 51

4 Natural Healing Powers 70

5 Bonding beyond Words 92

6 The "Sour Brain" Phenomenon in Children 116

7 Managing Your Child's Roller-Coaster Energy 138

8 Feeling Leads to Healing 156

9 Word Wise 178

10 Forgiveness and Renewal 199

11 Special Issue: Loving the Teen 223

12 The Spirit of Love 244

Epilogue 267

Resources 277

Index 279

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  • Anonymous

    Posted September 19, 2009

    Awesome insights and direction for EVERYONE!

    Wonderful book for all families/relationships. Awesome insights and direction for EVERYONE! I have already recommended it to at least a dozen people.

    2 out of 3 people found this review helpful.

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