A Positive, Proven Approach to Single Parenting! As a single parent in our complex world, you face the challenge of doing alone a job that was meant for two people. In addition, self-doubt and guilt may dampen the joy you experience raising your child. What do you do? Over the years, millions of parents just like you have come to trust Jane Nelsen's classic POSITIVE DISCIPLINE series for its consistant, commonsense approach to child rearing. In this completely revised and updated edition of Positive Discipline for Single Parents you'll learn how to succeed as a single parent in the most important job of your life: raising a child who is responsible, respectful, and resourceful. Inside this reassuring book, you'll discover how to: AmIdentify potential problems and develop skills to prevent them AmBudget time each week for family activities AmCreate a respectful coparenting relationship with your former spouse AmUse nonpunitive methods to help your children make wise decisions about their behavior AmAnd much, much more! qProvides very important information for single parents, especially in today's violent society. Used as a resource, it can help parents deal with discipline issues in a positive way and in turn help their children become responsible citizens.qaJudye Foy, international vice president, Community Relations, Parents Without Partners qAnother great resource for both single parents and therapists . . . practical and enjoyable to read. A must for your parenting library.qaStephen Sprinkel, marriage and family therapistThen create fun ways for kids to choose chores to do. One way is to put each chore on a card and let the kids pick several cards out of a hat. Another way is to create a wheel chart (maybe one for each room) with pictures of what needs to be anbsp;...
|Title||:||Positive Discipline for Single Parents, Revised and Updated 2nd Edition|
|Author||:||Jane Nelsen, Ed.D., Cheryl Erwin, Carol Delzer|
|Publisher||:||Harmony - 2012-05-16|