1-2-3 Magic: Effective Discipline for Children 2-12

1-2-3 Magic: Effective Discipline for Children 2-12

by Thomas W. Phelan
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Overview

1-2-3 Magic: Effective Discipline for Children 2-12 by Thomas W. Phelan

Based on the bestselling parenting book 1-2-3 Magic—now available on audio CD!

"1-2-3 Magic made parenting fun again."

"I highly recommend this book to any parent who is spending more time yelling at or nagging their children than smiling at and laughing with them."

"All I have to say is that the ideas in this book really WORK! It really is like magic!"

"It's such a relief to not feel like I'm constantly yelling at someone! If you want to see a fast improvement in your child's behavior, check out 1-2-3 Magic."

1-2-3 Magic allows you to get back in charge of your home and enjoy your kids again by helping you set limits for your children, and by breaking down the complex task of parenting into three straightforward steps:

1. Controlling Obnoxious Behavior: Learn an amazingly simple technique to get the kids to STOP doing what you don't want them to do (whining, arguing, tantrums, sibling rivalry, etc.)
2. Encouraging Good Behavior: Learn several effective methods to get your kids to START doing what you want them to do (picking up, eating, going to bed—and staying there!, chores, etc.)
3. Strengthening Your Relationships: Learn powerful techniques that reinforce the bond between you and your children.

You'll find tools to use in virtually every situation, including advice for common problems such as:

• Whining
• Sibling rivalry
• Reluctance to do chores
• Refusing to go to bed or getting up in the middle of the night
• Talking back
• Stubbornness

For years, millions of parents from all over the world have used the award-winning 1-2-3 Magic program to help them raise happier, healthier families and put the fun back into parenting.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781889140230
Publisher: Sourcebooks
Publication date: 04/15/2006
Edition description: Unabridged, 4 CDs,
Pages: 1
Sales rank: 360,959
Product dimensions: 5.00(w) x 7.00(h) x 0.78(d)

About the Author

Dr. Thomas W. Phelan is an internationally renowned expert, author, and lecturer on child discipline and Attention Deficit Disorder. A registered Ph.D. clinical psychologist, he appears frequently on radio and TV. Dr. Phelan practices and works in the western suburbs of Chicago.

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1-2-3 Magic: Effective Discipline for Children 2-12 4.2 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 20 reviews.
Guest More than 1 year ago
After reading this book I also read More 1-2-3 Magic by the same author. I also viewed the DVD and purchased 1-2-3 Magic for Children and read it to my granddaughter. She asked over and over for us to read this to her and I feel this program will be helpful to control her behavior. One of her parents does not discipline her and this is a real problem. This is a great program for parents and grandparents to use and to eliminate bad behavior.
Guest More than 1 year ago
This book really helped us with our daughter who is very bright. We also shared some key pages with her grandmothers who help us take care of her from time to time. She has shown alot of improvements, but consistency is key. Parents have to agree on what are the instant 3's and how to handle when not at home.
Guest More than 1 year ago
So helpful in setting limits for my sometimes difficult 8 year old.
Guest More than 1 year ago
I'm a teacher and a parent, and 1-2-3 Magic is useful as both! I bought the book to learn about the program in the classroom, but could only find the parent version. Luckily, the book is easy to read and adapt to situations other than those discussed in the book. The author provides many examples and explains everything in "layman's" terms. I was afraid it would read like a textbook, but thankfully I was wrong!
Guest More than 1 year ago
This book has put discipline into perspective. It is very easy to read and it makes total sense. Very helpful!
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Highly recommend this book!!!
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Guest More than 1 year ago
I have used this book for years with my son who has AD/HD and for my daughter who doesn't. I also have worked in daycares and this method when implimented works immediately. IF you do just what it says! It is so easy, and you life as a parent, or teacher, etc. will be MUCH nicer! I am getting more copies to give out!
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
to cole they died in the street. they got ran over by a car im sorry ~Simone triplet sister :( xx