Think youare doing your kids a favor telling them what perfect angels they are? Think again. Former Criminal Prosecutor, mother and stepmother Loni Coombs has witnessed too many times the shockingly negative effects of what most parents feel to be the very best parenting techniques. They think, aIall give my children what I never had, Iall pave their way to success, Iall take care of their problems, a and then theyare blindsided by their childrenas utter helplessness when it comes to thriving in the real world, their inability to get and keep a job, even their unexpected run-ins with the law. What went wrong? This book solves the mystery. qThe ugly truth parents need to face is that telling your children that they are perfect and shielding them from the consequences of their actions while insisting that every child gets a first-place trophy is not good parenting, q says Coombs. Youare Perfectab is the urgent wake-up call that the parents of the aMe Generationa so desperately need, and the easy-to-implement information within its pages could change the course of millions of young lives for the better. Youare Perfectab is your crash course in real-world parenting and will teach you: ac The dangers you may be exposing your child to ac How to transform your child's self-entitlement into self-control ac How to get your children to treat you with respect ac The warning signs indicating your child is at risk for delinquency ac How to tackle drug and alcohol problems ac When to invade your child's privacy Whether youare holding a newborn in your arms or youave got an 18-year-old spiraling out of control, this is the guide every parent should have to be prepared for the unexpected and to protect their children from societyas dangerous pitfalls.QuiverFarm. aChickHatching ProjectInstruction Manual.a www.quiverfarm.com/ Documents/chick_hatching_ project_instruction_manual.pdf. Rettner, Rachael.aa#39; Helicoptera#39; ParentsHave NeuroticKids, Study Suggests.aLiveScience, June3, 2010 .
|Title||:||You're Perfect and Other Lies Parents Tell|
|Publisher||:||Bird Street Books - 2013-03-06|