How To Talk So Kids Will Listen & Listen So Kids Will Talk Paperback – Oct 6 1999
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"An exceptional work, not simply just another 'how to' bookAll parents can use these methods to improve the everyday quality of their relationships with their children." -- Fort Worth Star Telegram
"Faber and Mazlish are doing for parenting today what Dr. Spock did for our generation." -- Parent Magazine
"Practical, sensible, lucid the approaches Faber and Mazlish lay out are so logical you wonder why you read them with such a burst of discovery." -- Family Journal
"Will bring about more cooperation from children than all the yelling and pleading in the world." -- Christian Science Monitor
About the Author
Adele Faber and Elaine Mazlish are internationally acclaimed, award-winning experts on adult-child communication. Both lecture nationwide, and their group workshop programs are used by thousands of groups throughout the world to improve communication between children and adults.See all Product Description
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Many things are obvious to you when you read it, but if you are like me, you need them pointed out to you.
Read this when your kids are 2 or 3. So you have time to practice before they start understanding EVERYTHING you say.
Now I have learned that by calmly talking to my son's feelings first, he knows that his point of view is understood and important to me. Then I have a better chance of getting him to stay in his bed. Because I chose to validate his feelings first, I got the cooperation I was after. I learned to say, "I see how worried you are...I've got a great idea...I'm getting the broom out to sweep the entire floor including every corner of your closet to make sure nothing is hiding in there...OK, it's completely empty, honey...only clothes in here. Hop in bed and I'll rub you back before our special good night kiss." ...It worked like a charm!
I also highly recommend another newer pocket-sized book to accompany this classic tome called "The Pocket Parent.Read more ›
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Awesome book! Helped me when I was a new young mom. Now 20 years later I am still using it with my clients :)Published 1 month ago by Jenny
Best book on how to raise my kids I have read so far! I reccommend to everyone!Published 2 months ago by Melanie Savard
What an amazing book! It gives you the "rules" in a way you can actually implement them. And the role playing exercises are a brilliant idea!Published 2 months ago by AC
I came across this book at a parenting class great book great adviced recommended to all parents tksPublished 3 months ago by Sfoxy
This book is recommended for teachers aids. A really good guideline for professionals and parents.Published 4 months ago by Audrey Hjelden
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