Positive Discipline: The First Three Years: From Infant To Toddler - Laying The Foundation For Raising A Capable, Confident Child

Positive Discipline: The First Three Years: From Infant To Toddler - Laying The Foundation For Raising A Capable, Confident Child

by Jane Nelsen, Roslyn Duffy, Cheryl Erwin
     
 

The months leading up to the birth of a child are filed with joy, dreams, plans—and a few worries. As a caring parent, you want to start your child out in life on the proper foundation. But where do you go for the answers to such questions as: How do I communicate with an infant who doesn't understand words? How can I effectively teach boundaries to my toddler

Overview

The months leading up to the birth of a child are filed with joy, dreams, plans—and a few worries. As a caring parent, you want to start your child out in life on the proper foundation. But where do you go for the answers to such questions as: How do I communicate with an infant who doesn't understand words? How can I effectively teach boundaries to my toddler? Should I ever spank my child?



Over the years, millions of parents just like you have come to trust Jane Nelsen's classic Positive Discipline series. These books offer a commonsense approach to child-rearing that so often is lacking in today's world. In Positive Discipline: The First Three Years, you'll learn how to use kind but firm support to raise a child who is both capable and confident. You'll find practical solutions and solid advice on how to:



Encourage independence and exploration while providing appropriate boundaries
Use non-punitive methods to instill valuable social skills and positive behavior inside and outside the home
Recognize when your child is ready to master the challenges of sleeping, eating, and potty training, and how to avoid the power struggles that often come with those lessons
Identify your child's temperament
Understand what the latest research in brain development tells us about raising healthy children
And much, much more!



Containing real-life examples of challenges other parents and caregivers have faced, Positive Discipline: The First Three Years is the one book that no parent should be without.



About the Authors

Jane Nelson, Ed.D.,
coauthor of thebestselling Positive Discipline series, is a nationally known speaker and education specialist. Her website is at www.empoweringpeople.com.



Cheryl Erwin, M.A., is a marriage and family therapist in private practice, parenting consultant, public speaker, and coauthor of several Positive Discipline books.



Roslyn Duffy, also a coauthor of several Positive Discipline books, is a child care director with over seventeen years of experience, a counselor in private practice, parent and education specialist, and public speaker.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780761515050
Publisher:
Crown Publishing Group
Publication date:
08/28/1998
Series:
Positive Discipline Series
Pages:
281
Product dimensions:
7.39(w) x 9.21(h) x 0.72(d)

Meet the Author

Jane Nelsen, Ed.D., coauthor of the bestselling Positive Discipline series, is a licensed marriage, family, and child therapist. Her books have sold over a million copies. She lives in Salt Lake City.
Cheryl Erwin, M.A., is a marriage and family therapist and the coauthor of numerous books in Prima's Positive Discipline series on raising great children. She lives in Reno, Nevada.
Roslyn Duffy, also a coauthor of several Positive Discipline books, is a child care director with over seventeen years of experience, a counselor in private practice, parent and education specialist, and public speaker.

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