a child can be the most rewarding-and often the most challenging-
experience! Whether you're raising a teenager or a preschooler, we have the
resources for you. These resources have been hand-picked by Librarians and
contain useful tips, strategies and ideas for raising happy children.
Guides parents on how to best raise their teenage children, claiming that
establishing healthy boundaries and maintaining proper communication will
allow teenagers to grow confident and respectful.
The toddler years are a wondrous time of exploration and independence. If
you're prepared, you can enjoy the toddler years with ease and confidence.
Filled with practical advice and sound strategies, this guide give you tips
on handling technology and toddlers, a slew of activities to build
brainpower, and recipes that will help keep toddlers performing at their
Finally, a lasting solution to behavior problems-for
every child Reconnected Kids is a groundbreaking guide to help parents
resolve their child's behavioral problems-without medication, strife, or
drama. This empowering method shows parents how to first identify their own
role in their child's behavior, and then how to guide the child to focus on
goals, practice lifelong good habits, and stay motivated. This insightful
and whole-family approach will help parents and kids reach their full
Laura S. Kastner, Jennifer Wyatt
Parenting a teenager is tougher than ever, but new brain research offers
new insight into the best way to connect with teens. With humor, wisdom and
a deep understanding of the teenaged brain, noted teen expert Dr. Laura
Kastner shows parents how to stay calm and cool-headed while dealing with
hot-button issues everything from rude attitude and lying to sex and
substance use -- with clear, easy-to-follow suggestions for setting limits
while maintaining a close and loving relationship.
At last, a positive discipline book that is chock-full of
practical tips, strategies, skills, and ideas for parents of babies through
teenagers, without using any form of punishment or bribery, and it also
explains EXACTLY what to do "in the moment" for every type of behavior, from
whining to web-surfing.
Rose Rock with Valerie Graham.
The mother of comedian Chris Rock, as
well as his nine biological and ten foster siblings, shares the life lessons
she has learned as both a mother and a teacher, in a resource for parents
that offers strategies for teaching children self-reliance and responsible
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