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Love & power : how to raise competent, confident children

Author: Glenn Austin
Publisher: New York : Wiley, 1994.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st John Wiley & Sons, Inc. edView all editions and formats
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A practical guide to maintaining the delicate balance between love and power to raise capable, confident children In order for children to blossom into competent, confident adults, parents must learn to use power rationally and constructively both for control and discipline and in nurturing responsibility and self-esteem. This book is a synthesis of Dr. Austin's 37 years of counseling parents and observing their  Read more...
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Austin, Glenn.
Love & power.
New York : Wiley, 1994
(OCoLC)712594162
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Glenn Austin
ISBN: 0471024988 9780471024989
OCLC Number: 29845481
Notes: Originally published: Rolling Hills Estates, Calif. : R. Erdmann Pub., ©1988.
Description: xii, 244 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents: Balancing love, power, and freedom: the need --
Power balance --
Meeting the power needs of your child --
Parents' power: Clinical results --
Today's tough challenges --
Power of values and self-control --
Power and love: Tools --
Power of reward and punishment --
Angry parents/angry children --
Sharing the power --
Raising powerful children: the steps --
Raising and understanding children: First three years --
Raising and understanding preteens and teens --
When discipline doesn't work: First half of childhood --
Rational-authoritative parenting: controlling power and emotions --
Sources --
Index.
Other Titles: Love and power.
Responsibility: Glenn Austin.
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This practical guide counsels parents on the ways in which parent-child power conflicts can be resolved without destroying a child's self-esteem. The author offers advice on dealing with anger,  Read more...

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