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Title:
The Kazdin method for parenting the defiant child : with no pills, no therapy, no contest of wills
Author:
Kazdin, Alan E.
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Publication Information:
Boston : Houghton Mifflin, 2008.
Physical Description:
x, 288 pages ; 24 cm + 1 DVD (4 3/4 in.)
General Note:
Includes index.
Language:
English
Contents:
Introduction -- Seven myths of effective parenting -- Everything you need to know (except how) -- Putting the method in place : transitions, tantrums, and a very young child -- Your six- to twelve-year-old : supermarket scenes, late for school, sibling squabbles, homework avoidance, and more -- Your preadolescent : bad attitude, bad language, home alone, and much more -- Punishment : the most misunderstood, misused, and overused tool in the parental toolbox -- Special situations : how to jump-start behavior, work with more than one child, and handle low-rate misbehaviors -- Troubleshooting -- Your child's wider world -- Parenting stress and household chaos -- Beyond the method -- Conclusion: Positive parenting.
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ISBN:
9780618773671
Format :
Book