The Parent's Little Book of Lists: DOs and DON'Ts of Effective Parenting

The Parent's Little Book of Lists: DOs and DON'Ts of Effective Parenting

by Jane Bluestein, Ph.D. Jane
     
 

View All Available Formats & Editions

Renowned author Jane Bluestein, Ph.D., has created this original parenting resource from her own vast experience and from the perspectives of dozens of parents and parenting experts. The Parent's Little Book of Lists is no primer on theory, but rather a down-to-earth blend of proven methods, tested tips and techniques, and a good dose of common sense. This book

Overview

Renowned author Jane Bluestein, Ph.D., has created this original parenting resource from her own vast experience and from the perspectives of dozens of parents and parenting experts. The Parent's Little Book of Lists is no primer on theory, but rather a down-to-earth blend of proven methods, tested tips and techniques, and a good dose of common sense. This book presents clear, practical advice on a wide array of topics: from combating monsters in the closet and honoring imaginary friends, to building character and school success, solving problems independently, and dealing with children's vulnerability to drugs, peer pressure and other societal dangers. Dr. Bluestein employs an engaging, easy-to-read style that will help you maintain your balance and sense of humor, even in the midst of the most trying and turbulent situations. This book will teach you the skills to cultivate the nurturing, supportive and eternal source of parental love from which successful, confident, happy and mature adults can grow. Whether you're just starting out as a parent or at the end of your rope, you'll find hundreds of suggestions that are easily adapted to your specific needs, goals and values. These strategies will minimize conflict and maximize cooperation in a family environment built on mutual love, respect and understanding.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781558745124
Publisher:
Health Communications, Incorporated
Publication date:
06/28/1997
Pages:
366
Product dimensions:
5.00(w) x 7.00(h) x 0.76(d)

Meet the Author

Jane Bluestein, Ph.D., is the award-winning author of 21st Century Discipline, Being a Successful Teacher and Creating Emotionally Safe Schools. A former classroom teacher, crisis-intervention counselor and teacher training program coordinator, she heads Instructional Support Services, Inc., a consulting and resource firm in Albuquerque, New Mexico.

Customer Reviews

Average Review:

Write a Review

and post it to your social network

     

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

See all customer reviews >